Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Terraform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Terraform over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 284 282
Rank change year-on-year +89 -2 +33
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 78 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.02% 4.83% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 42
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £41,750
90th Percentile £68,500 £79,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

Terraform is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 649 725 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.36% 7.44% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 451 489 452
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +1.81%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the West Midlands

Terraform
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Terraform in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Terraform in the West Midlands

Terraform
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Terraform in the West Midlands

Terraform
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire +36 37 £51,250 -25.45% 1
Birmingham +26 26 £57,500 -11.54% 12
Coventry +22 4 £50,000 +19.05% 1
Solihull - 2 £70,000 -
Staffordshire +20 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Terraform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 69 (88.46%) DevOps
2 58 (74.36%) Ansible
2 58 (74.36%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (67.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (66.67%) Docker
5 48 (61.54%) Python
6 45 (57.69%) Kubernetes
7 43 (55.13%) Jenkins
7 43 (55.13%) Configuration Management
8 42 (53.85%) Linux
9 39 (50.00%) Puppet
9 39 (50.00%) Packer
10 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (44.87%) Git (software)
12 34 (43.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 31 (39.74%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (39.74%) Open Source
14 30 (38.46%) Ruby
14 30 (38.46%) Java
15 28 (35.90%) Microservices
16 27 (34.62%) Vagrant
16 27 (34.62%) Load Balancing
17 26 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
18 25 (32.05%) SQL
19 24 (30.77%) Consul
19 24 (30.77%) Docker Swarm
20 21 (26.92%) High Availability
21 20 (25.64%) Opsview
21 20 (25.64%) AWS CloudFormation
21 20 (25.64%) IT Strategy

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.38%) Apache
2 11 (14.10%) nginx
2 11 (14.10%) OpenStack
3 8 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.69%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 58 (74.36%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (67.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (25.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (24.36%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (24.36%) Amazon S3
5 17 (21.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 15 (19.23%) AWS CloudTrail
6 15 (19.23%) GitHub
7 14 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (17.95%) SaaS
8 13 (16.67%) PaaS
9 10 (12.82%) CloudFront
10 9 (11.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (11.54%) AWS CodePipeline
10 9 (11.54%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (11.54%) IBM Cloud
10 9 (11.54%) Serverless
10 9 (11.54%) SoftLayer
11 7 (8.97%) iPaaS
11 7 (8.97%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) DNS
2 11 (14.10%) Firewall
3 10 (12.82%) VPN
4 6 (7.69%) OpenVPN
4 6 (7.69%) SSL
5 5 (6.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.28%) DHCP
7 1 (1.28%) HTTP
7 1 (1.28%) SAN
7 1 (1.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (10.26%) Redis
5 6 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (7.69%) MySQL
5 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.28%) HBase
Development Applications
1 43 (55.13%) Jenkins
2 35 (44.87%) Git (software)
3 34 (43.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (34.62%) Vagrant
5 14 (17.95%) Subversion
6 12 (15.38%) Hudson
7 10 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (10.26%) GitLab
8 8 (10.26%) TeamCity
9 6 (7.69%) Bitbucket
9 6 (7.69%) GoCD
9 6 (7.69%) JIRA
9 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
10 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (3.85%) Travis CI
12 2 (2.56%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.56%) Maven
12 2 (2.56%) Selenium
12 2 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Publishing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) Lead DevOps
2 9 (11.54%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (10.26%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Software Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (6.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Java Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) SAML
2 14 (17.95%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (17.95%) Web Services
3 11 (14.10%) Node.js
4 8 (10.26%) REST
5 7 (8.97%) OAuth
6 6 (7.69%) Middleware
7 5 (6.41%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (5.13%) Kafka
8 4 (5.13%) LAMP
9 3 (3.85%) .NET
9 3 (3.85%) Spring
10 2 (2.56%) JSON
10 2 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.56%) Redux
10 2 (2.56%) Spring Boot
11 1 (1.28%) Apache NiFi
11 1 (1.28%) Google Chart
11 1 (1.28%) Symfony
11 1 (1.28%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (10.26%) Public Cloud
3 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.41%) Private Cloud
5 5 (6.41%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.56%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.28%) Blog
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.85%) Linux
2 14 (17.95%) Windows
3 10 (12.82%) CentOS
3 10 (12.82%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.97%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.85%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.28%) SUSE
8 1 (1.28%) Unix
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (88.46%) DevOps
2 43 (55.13%) Configuration Management
3 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (39.74%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (39.74%) Open Source
5 28 (35.90%) Microservices
6 27 (34.62%) Load Balancing
7 21 (26.92%) High Availability
8 20 (25.64%) IT Strategy
8 20 (25.64%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 14 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
11 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (12.82%) Decision-Making
12 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
13 9 (11.54%) Change Management
13 9 (11.54%) ITSM
13 9 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (11.54%) Test Scripting
13 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (61.54%) Python
2 30 (38.46%) Java
2 30 (38.46%) Ruby
3 25 (32.05%) SQL
4 16 (20.51%) Go
4 16 (20.51%) PowerShell
5 12 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.97%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.97%) Perl
7 6 (7.69%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.56%) C#
10 1 (1.28%) ES6
10 1 (1.28%) ES7
10 1 (1.28%) ES8
10 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) AWS Certification
2 9 (11.54%) ISEB
3 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.41%) RHCE
4 5 (6.41%) RHCSA
5 3 (3.85%) CCENT
5 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
6 1 (1.28%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 52 (66.67%) Docker
2 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (8.97%) VirtualBox
5 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.56%) Squid
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 58 (74.36%) Ansible
2 45 (57.69%) Kubernetes
3 39 (50.00%) Packer
3 39 (50.00%) Puppet
4 26 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (30.77%) Consul
5 24 (30.77%) Docker Swarm
6 20 (25.64%) Opsview
7 16 (20.51%) Grafana
7 16 (20.51%) Graphite
8 10 (12.82%) Nagios
8 10 (12.82%) Prometheus
8 10 (12.82%) rkt
8 10 (12.82%) Salt
8 10 (12.82%) ZABBIX
9 9 (11.54%) Mesos
9 9 (11.54%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.28%) SCCM
10 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 12 (15.38%) Google
4 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.82%) IBM
5 10 (12.82%) Splunk
6 9 (11.54%) Remedy
7 4 (5.13%) New Relic
7 4 (5.13%) VMware
8 1 (1.28%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.28%) Zend