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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 26 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Terraform
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 43 40 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 +32 +1
Permanent jobs citing Terraform 5,059 2,128 395
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 7.01% 6.68% 4.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.66% 36.39% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,400 1,762 319
10th Percentile £50,000 £38,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £53,715
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.05% -6.43%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,596 5,848 1,634
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.23% 18.36% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7,839 4,680 1,372
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,075
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £94,775 £93,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.80% +6.25% +2.34%

Terraform
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Terraform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Terraform trend for jobs with a WFH option

Terraform
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Terraform.

Terraform salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Terraform
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Terraform over the 6 months to 26 May 2022.

Terraform salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, Terraform job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Terraform.

1 3,532 (69.82%) AWS
2 3,104 (61.36%) DevOps
3 2,829 (55.92%) Kubernetes
4 2,411 (47.66%) CI/CD
5 2,336 (46.18%) Docker
6 2,099 (41.49%) Python
7 2,029 (40.11%) Azure
8 1,972 (38.98%) Agile
9 1,964 (38.82%) Infrastructure as Code
10 1,460 (28.86%) Ansible
11 1,420 (28.07%) Software Engineering
12 1,306 (25.82%) Linux
13 1,252 (24.75%) GCP
14 1,222 (24.15%) Finance
15 1,202 (23.76%) Java
16 1,141 (22.55%) Jenkins
17 992 (19.61%) Microservices
18 978 (19.33%) React
19 924 (18.26%) Git (software)
20 904 (17.87%) JavaScript
21 886 (17.51%) Serverless
22 869 (17.18%) AWS CloudFormation
23 864 (17.08%) Social Skills
24 861 (17.02%) SQL
25 810 (16.01%) TDD
26 770 (15.22%) Bash
27 748 (14.79%) Node.js
28 703 (13.90%) Go
29 678 (13.40%) Scrum
30 660 (13.05%) PostgreSQL

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 380 (7.51%) Elasticsearch
2 161 (3.18%) Apache Airflow
3 147 (2.91%) Apache Spark
4 122 (2.41%) Apache
5 105 (2.08%) Confluence
6 72 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
7 68 (1.34%) nginx
8 38 (0.75%) OpenStack
9 37 (0.73%) IIS
10 30 (0.59%) Drupal
11 27 (0.53%) SharePoint
12 26 (0.51%) CMS
13 21 (0.42%) Luigi
14 18 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (0.34%) Ethereum
15 17 (0.34%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.32%) Hyperledger
16 16 (0.32%) WebLogic
17 14 (0.28%) Jupyter
18 13 (0.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (0.20%) Chatbot
2 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.12%) Maple
3 6 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.099%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.040%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
2 23 (0.45%) R3 Corda
3 22 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.22%) Summit
6 5 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.059%) Sentinel
7 3 (0.059%) Shopify
8 2 (0.040%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.020%) Acoustic Campaign
9 1 (0.020%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.020%) Cloudability
9 1 (0.020%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 3,532 (69.82%) AWS
2 2,029 (40.11%) Azure
3 1,252 (24.75%) GCP
4 886 (17.51%) Serverless
5 869 (17.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 660 (13.05%) GitHub
7 606 (11.98%) SaaS
8 581 (11.48%) AWS Lambda
9 411 (8.12%) Amazon ECS
10 408 (8.06%) PaaS
11 389 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
12 385 (7.61%) Amazon S3
13 330 (6.52%) Amazon EKS
14 301 (5.95%) Datadog
15 294 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
16 269 (5.32%) IaaS
17 229 (4.53%) Amazon SQS
18 202 (3.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 164 (3.24%) GitHub Actions
20 151 (2.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 172 (3.40%) DNS
2 166 (3.28%) Firewall
3 93 (1.84%) Internet
4 91 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 78 (1.54%) HTTP
6 75 (1.48%) Network Security
7 67 (1.32%) VPN
8 48 (0.95%) WAN
9 40 (0.79%) DHCP
10 34 (0.67%) Software-Defined Networking
11 30 (0.59%) SD-WAN
11 30 (0.59%) SSL
12 26 (0.51%) PPP
13 24 (0.47%) HTTPS
14 23 (0.45%) Broadband
14 23 (0.45%) SSH
15 21 (0.42%) DSL
16 19 (0.38%) LAN
17 18 (0.36%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
18 17 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 660 (13.05%) PostgreSQL
2 436 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 408 (8.06%) MySQL
4 305 (6.03%) Redis
5 295 (5.83%) Amazon RDS
6 291 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 281 (5.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 281 (5.55%) Big Data
8 196 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
9 193 (3.81%) SQL Server
10 179 (3.54%) MongoDB
11 158 (3.12%) Amazon Redshift
12 153 (3.02%) Data Lake
13 136 (2.69%) RDBMS
14 114 (2.25%) BigQuery
15 105 (2.08%) Amazon Aurora
16 98 (1.94%) Hadoop
17 82 (1.62%) Amazon Athena
18 67 (1.32%) Tableau
19 58 (1.15%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1,141 (22.55%) Jenkins
2 924 (18.26%) Git (software)
3 484 (9.57%) GitLab
4 264 (5.22%) CircleCI
5 237 (4.68%) JIRA
6 198 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 124 (2.45%) Maven
8 119 (2.35%) TeamCity
9 96 (1.90%) Bitbucket
9 96 (1.90%) Cucumber
10 91 (1.80%) Gradle
11 89 (1.76%) Mockito
12 80 (1.58%) Selenium
13 78 (1.54%) RSpec
14 77 (1.52%) webpack
15 75 (1.48%) Travis CI
16 71 (1.40%) JUnit
17 63 (1.25%) SonarQube
18 61 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
18 61 (1.21%) Terragrunt
General
1 1,222 (24.15%) Finance
2 864 (17.08%) Social Skills
3 472 (9.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 404 (7.99%) Banking
5 316 (6.25%) Public Sector
6 282 (5.57%) Retail
7 262 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
8 243 (4.80%) Marketing
9 226 (4.47%) Games
10 144 (2.85%) Legal
11 124 (2.45%) Presentation Skills
12 95 (1.88%) Automotive
13 78 (1.54%) Advertising
14 71 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
15 70 (1.38%) Law
16 66 (1.30%) Manufacturing
17 58 (1.15%) Telecoms
18 52 (1.03%) Publishing
19 49 (0.97%) Esports
20 47 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,611 (31.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 853 (16.86%) Software Engineer
3 637 (12.59%) Developer
4 580 (11.46%) Cloud Engineer
5 438 (8.66%) Senior DevOps
6 421 (8.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 406 (8.03%) AWS Engineer
8 365 (7.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 264 (5.22%) Data Engineer
10 258 (5.10%) Azure Engineer
11 227 (4.49%) AWS DevOps
12 226 (4.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 197 (3.89%) Senior Developer
14 190 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 186 (3.68%) Platform Engineer
16 177 (3.50%) Architect
17 174 (3.44%) Java Developer
18 172 (3.40%) Site Reliability Engineer
19 168 (3.32%) Azure DevOps Engineer
20 137 (2.71%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 978 (19.33%) React
2 748 (14.79%) Node.js
3 587 (11.60%) Kafka
4 485 (9.59%) .NET
5 298 (5.89%) Spring
6 294 (5.81%) RESTful
7 293 (5.79%) CSS
7 293 (5.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 264 (5.22%) Spring Boot
9 255 (5.04%) GraphQL
10 229 (4.53%) AngularJS
11 222 (4.39%) RabbitMQ
12 211 (4.17%) gRPC
13 189 (3.74%) React Native
14 184 (3.64%) Elastic Stack
15 163 (3.22%) .NET Core
16 162 (3.20%) REST
17 161 (3.18%) ARM Templates
17 161 (3.18%) Web Services
18 138 (2.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 660 (13.05%) Cloud Native
2 502 (9.92%) Public Cloud
3 254 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
4 239 (4.72%) User Experience
5 199 (3.93%) Mobile App
6 185 (3.66%) Virtual Team
7 182 (3.60%) Blog
8 163 (3.22%) Blockchain
9 154 (3.04%) Algorithms
10 146 (2.89%) Private Cloud
11 142 (2.81%) Data Centre
11 142 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
12 121 (2.39%) IoT
13 118 (2.33%) Legacy Systems
14 105 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
15 95 (1.88%) Social Network
16 85 (1.68%) Data Structures
17 70 (1.38%) Cyberattack
18 64 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
19 62 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1,306 (25.82%) Linux
2 541 (10.69%) Windows
3 192 (3.80%) Unix
4 145 (2.87%) Android
5 115 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 111 (2.19%) Windows Server
7 85 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 66 (1.30%) Ubuntu
9 63 (1.25%) CentOS
10 26 (0.51%) Windows 10
11 22 (0.43%) Mesosphere
12 20 (0.40%) Debian
12 20 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.28%) Alpine Linux
14 12 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
15 10 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
15 10 (0.20%) VMS
15 10 (0.20%) Windows Server 2019
15 10 (0.20%) zOS
16 9 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,104 (61.36%) DevOps
2 2,411 (47.66%) CI/CD
3 1,972 (38.98%) Agile
4 1,964 (38.82%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1,420 (28.07%) Software Engineering
6 992 (19.61%) Microservices
7 810 (16.01%) TDD
8 678 (13.40%) Scrum
9 651 (12.87%) Test Automation
10 633 (12.51%) Continuous Integration
11 620 (12.26%) Mentoring
12 518 (10.24%) Configuration Management
13 515 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
14 514 (10.16%) Fintech
15 508 (10.04%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 502 (9.92%) Coaching
17 500 (9.88%) Open Source
18 495 (9.78%) Full Stack Development
19 421 (8.32%) Continuous Delivery
20 410 (8.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,099 (41.49%) Python
2 1,202 (23.76%) Java
3 904 (17.87%) JavaScript
4 861 (17.02%) SQL
5 770 (15.22%) Bash
6 703 (13.90%) Go
7 652 (12.89%) TypeScript
8 602 (11.90%) PowerShell
9 517 (10.22%) Ruby
10 470 (9.29%) C#
11 262 (5.18%) Kotlin
12 256 (5.06%) PHP
13 237 (4.68%) Scala
14 168 (3.32%) Groovy
15 112 (2.21%) Rust
16 108 (2.13%) Perl
17 79 (1.56%) C
18 65 (1.28%) Clojure
19 59 (1.17%) C++
20 56 (1.11%) Elm
Qualifications
1 243 (4.80%) Degree
2 232 (4.59%) AWS Certification
3 196 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 187 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 92 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 69 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
9 21 (0.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 21 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
9 21 (0.42%) Master's Degree
10 16 (0.32%) RHCE
11 14 (0.28%) CISSP
12 12 (0.24%) CCNA
13 11 (0.22%) CCNP
13 11 (0.22%) DV Cleared
13 11 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.20%) MCSE
15 9 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 377 (7.45%) QA
2 84 (1.66%) SLA
3 69 (1.36%) GDPR
4 52 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 49 (0.97%) SOC 2
6 46 (0.91%) Accessibility
7 38 (0.75%) Data Quality
8 31 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 26 (0.51%) NIST
10 21 (0.42%) IASME
11 19 (0.38%) PCI DSS
12 12 (0.24%) HIPAA
13 8 (0.16%) FISMA
13 8 (0.16%) HITRUST
14 7 (0.14%) GxP
14 7 (0.14%) SOC 1
15 5 (0.099%) NCSC
15 5 (0.099%) SNOMED CT
15 5 (0.099%) WCAG
16 4 (0.079%) GRC
System Software
1 2,336 (46.18%) Docker
2 133 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 100 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 38 (0.75%) Apache Flume
6 34 (0.67%) KVM
7 32 (0.63%) vSphere
8 29 (0.57%) Hyper-V
8 29 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (0.45%) Xen
10 16 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 12 (0.24%) Ceph
12 10 (0.20%) VMware NSX
13 9 (0.18%) LXC
13 9 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (0.14%) XenApp
14 7 (0.14%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 6 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2,829 (55.92%) Kubernetes
2 1,460 (28.86%) Ansible
3 447 (8.84%) Puppet
4 400 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
5 353 (6.98%) Prometheus
6 330 (6.52%) Grafana
7 123 (2.43%) Packer
8 98 (1.94%) Istio
9 81 (1.60%) Rancher
10 74 (1.46%) Kibana
11 68 (1.34%) Consul
12 52 (1.03%) ZABBIX
13 49 (0.97%) Nagios
14 40 (0.79%) Oozie
15 28 (0.55%) Graphite
16 26 (0.51%) Fortio
16 26 (0.51%) Kiali
17 25 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
18 23 (0.45%) Kubeflow
18 23 (0.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 509 (10.06%) Microsoft
2 472 (9.33%) Google
3 157 (3.10%) VMware
4 129 (2.55%) Splunk
5 127 (2.51%) Oracle
6 109 (2.15%) Databricks
7 81 (1.60%) TrueLayer
8 76 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 73 (1.44%) New Relic
10 59 (1.17%) Cloudera
11 58 (1.15%) Dynatrace
12 52 (1.03%) Spotify
13 48 (0.95%) Cisco
13 48 (0.95%) PagerDuty
14 45 (0.89%) Atlassian
15 40 (0.79%) Dell
15 40 (0.79%) IBM
16 39 (0.77%) SaltStack
17 38 (0.75%) SAP
18 36 (0.71%) Hitachi