Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 227 290
Rank change year-on-year +70 +63 +34
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 121 72 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.58% 0.80% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.24% 9.56% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 16
West Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% -4.35% -8.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £49,344
90th Percentile £72,375 £70,000 £68,890
England median annual salary £71,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.23% - +4.00%

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 794 753 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.38% 8.31% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 579 481 586
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,265
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Birmingham +60 40 £62,500 +16.28% 16
Shropshire +4 40 £51,250 -14.58% 5
Warwickshire - 19 £50,000 - 2
Coventry +29 8 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Worcestershire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire +5 5 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 97 (80.17%) DevOps
2 92 (76.03%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (69.42%) Ansible
4 78 (64.46%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (61.16%) Git (software)
6 68 (56.20%) Docker
6 68 (56.20%) Jenkins
7 66 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
8 49 (40.50%) Python
9 47 (38.84%) Infrastructure as Code
10 45 (37.19%) Linux
10 45 (37.19%) SQL
11 41 (33.88%) Kubernetes
12 40 (33.06%) Puppet
13 36 (29.75%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (29.75%) Deployment Automation
14 35 (28.93%) Oracle
15 34 (28.10%) Java
16 33 (27.27%) Open Source
17 31 (25.62%) Configuration Management
18 29 (23.97%) Unix
19 28 (23.14%) Bash Shell
19 28 (23.14%) Test Automation
19 28 (23.14%) Artifactory
19 28 (23.14%) SDLC
20 27 (22.31%) Analytics
20 27 (22.31%) Cloudera
20 27 (22.31%) Pentaho
21 26 (21.49%) Opscode Chef
21 26 (21.49%) Maven

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 25 (20.66%) SAS
2 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.61%) Skype for Business
3 6 (4.96%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.13%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.65%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 92 (76.03%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (18.18%) PaaS
4 14 (11.57%) Serverless
5 12 (9.92%) Office 365
6 11 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (9.09%) IaaS
7 10 (8.26%) Amazon S3
7 10 (8.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (8.26%) Azure Functions
8 8 (6.61%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (6.61%) Azure Machine Learning
9 7 (5.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (5.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (4.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 6 (4.96%) Power Platform
10 6 (4.96%) Route 53
11 5 (4.13%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (4.13%) GitHub
12 4 (3.31%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (6.61%) Remote Desktop
1 8 (6.61%) Skype
2 5 (4.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.31%) DNS
3 4 (3.31%) Network Security
4 2 (1.65%) Firewall
4 2 (1.65%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.83%) ICMP
5 1 (0.83%) SSL
5 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.31%) Pentaho
2 25 (20.66%) Amazon Redshift
2 25 (20.66%) Hadoop
3 15 (12.40%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (8.26%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.44%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.61%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (6.61%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.13%) Base SAS
7 5 (4.13%) BusinessObjects XI
7 5 (4.13%) Power BI
7 5 (4.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 5 (4.13%) SAS EBI
7 5 (4.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (4.13%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 4 (3.31%) MySQL
9 3 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.65%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 74 (61.16%) Git (software)
2 68 (56.20%) Jenkins
3 28 (23.14%) Artifactory
4 26 (21.49%) Maven
5 25 (20.66%) Bitbucket
6 18 (14.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (9.92%) GitLab
8 7 (5.79%) JIRA
9 6 (4.96%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.31%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (2.48%) SonarQube
11 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.48%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.65%) Hudson
12 2 (1.65%) Ranorex
12 2 (1.65%) Selenium
12 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.65%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (14.88%) Electronics
2 10 (8.26%) Public Sector
3 6 (4.96%) Finance
4 2 (1.65%) Games
4 2 (1.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (44.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (9.92%) Platform Engineer
3 11 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (7.44%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (7.44%) Software Engineer
5 8 (6.61%) Architect
6 7 (5.79%) Developer
7 6 (4.96%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (4.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Data Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.13%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.13%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (4.13%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Azure Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 2 (1.65%) Azure Developer
11 2 (1.65%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.92%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (8.26%) JSON
2 10 (8.26%) SAML
2 10 (8.26%) Web Services
3 9 (7.44%) .NET
4 4 (3.31%) Kafka
4 4 (3.31%) Node.js
5 3 (2.48%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.65%) Anaconda
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.65%) Laravel
6 2 (1.65%) RESTful
6 2 (1.65%) Spring
6 2 (1.65%) TensorFlow
6 2 (1.65%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.83%) CSS
7 1 (0.83%) Servlets
7 1 (0.83%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Infotainment
1 18 (14.88%) User Experience
2 7 (5.79%) Public Cloud
3 6 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.31%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.65%) Wiki
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.19%) Linux
2 29 (23.97%) Unix
3 18 (14.88%) Windows
4 5 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.31%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (80.17%) DevOps
2 78 (64.46%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (38.84%) Infrastructure as Code
4 36 (29.75%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (29.75%) Deployment Automation
5 33 (27.27%) Open Source
6 31 (25.62%) Configuration Management
7 28 (23.14%) SDLC
7 28 (23.14%) Test Automation
8 27 (22.31%) Analytics
9 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
10 24 (19.83%) Scrum
11 23 (19.01%) Data Analytics
11 23 (19.01%) Data Engineering
12 21 (17.36%) Technical Leadership
13 19 (15.70%) Sprint Planning
13 19 (15.70%) Sprint Retrospective
14 18 (14.88%) People Management
14 18 (14.88%) Process Improvement
14 18 (14.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.50%) Python
2 45 (37.19%) SQL
3 34 (28.10%) Java
4 28 (23.14%) Bash Shell
5 20 (16.53%) PL/SQL
6 19 (15.70%) Perl
7 17 (14.05%) PowerShell
8 16 (13.22%) Ruby
9 8 (6.61%) Go
10 7 (5.79%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.13%) C#
12 2 (1.65%) C++
12 2 (1.65%) COBOL
12 2 (1.65%) Groovy
12 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.65%) PHP
12 2 (1.65%) R
13 1 (0.83%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.79%) RHCE
3 6 (4.96%) AWS Certification
3 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.13%) ISEB
5 4 (3.31%) CCNA
5 4 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.48%) CCENT
6 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (56.20%) Docker
2 15 (12.40%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.44%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (6.61%) XenApp
4 8 (6.61%) XenDesktop
5 5 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (3.31%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 84 (69.42%) Ansible
2 41 (33.88%) Kubernetes
3 40 (33.06%) Puppet
4 26 (21.49%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (14.88%) Packer
6 15 (12.40%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (9.09%) Grafana
8 9 (7.44%) Opsview
9 8 (6.61%) FortiGate
9 8 (6.61%) HP Data Protector
9 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (6.61%) NetBackup
10 7 (5.79%) Consul
11 6 (4.96%) Prometheus
11 6 (4.96%) Salt
12 5 (4.13%) Nagios
13 4 (3.31%) Graphite
13 4 (3.31%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (1.65%) Mesos
14 2 (1.65%) rkt
Vendors
1 35 (28.93%) Oracle
2 27 (22.31%) Cloudera
3 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.61%) arcserve
4 8 (6.61%) CheckPoint
4 8 (6.61%) Cisco
4 8 (6.61%) Citrix
4 8 (6.61%) CommVault
4 8 (6.61%) Veeam
5 7 (5.79%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.13%) VMware
7 4 (3.31%) Google
8 3 (2.48%) SaltStack
8 3 (2.48%) Splunk
9 2 (1.65%) IBM
9 2 (1.65%) New Relic
9 2 (1.65%) Remedy
9 2 (1.65%) SAP
9 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.83%) Atlassian