Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Heroku skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Heroku over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1000 1007 1032
Rank change year-on-year +7 +25 +176
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 174 191 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 0.82% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 145 181 229
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% +2.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £88,750 £79,000
UK median annual salary £58,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.40% +13.64% +4.76%

Heroku is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31939 23401 19367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.84% 13.13% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26579 19847 16221
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,820 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.31% +3.64% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Heroku as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in England

Heroku
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Heroku in England.

Salary trend for Heroku in England

Heroku
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Heroku in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Heroku in England

Heroku
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
London +21 149 £60,000 -14.29% 18
South East +33 11 £47,500 -13.64% 2
North of England +23 11 £47,250 -19.57%
Yorkshire +27 7 £60,000 -17.24%
North West +6 4 £28,500 -36.67%
South West +14 2 - - 1
East of England +4 1 £60,000 +4.35%
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Heroku also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 124 (71.26%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (48.85%) JavaScript
3 84 (48.28%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (34.48%) Node.js
5 54 (31.03%) Ruby
6 53 (30.46%) Redis
7 50 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (28.16%) CSS
9 45 (25.86%) GitHub
10 42 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails
11 41 (23.56%) HTML
12 40 (22.99%) React
13 34 (19.54%) Docker
14 33 (18.97%) AngularJS
15 32 (18.39%) Software Engineering
16 31 (17.82%) Java
16 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (17.24%) Git (software)
17 30 (17.24%) Python
17 30 (17.24%) Finance
18 29 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (15.52%) DevOps
20 25 (14.37%) TDD
20 25 (14.37%) Sass
21 24 (13.79%) DigitalOcean
22 22 (12.64%) Unit Testing
22 22 (12.64%) Open Source
23 21 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
23 21 (12.07%) Scrum
23 21 (12.07%) Web Development

Heroku
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (11.49%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (8.62%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (5.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.15%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.15%) CMS
4 2 (1.15%) nginx
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Drupal
5 1 (0.57%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Summit
2 1 (0.57%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 124 (71.26%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (25.86%) GitHub
3 31 (17.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (13.79%) DigitalOcean
5 15 (8.62%) IaaS
5 15 (8.62%) Slack
6 14 (8.05%) PaaS
7 13 (7.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (7.47%) SaaS
8 10 (5.75%) Serverless
9 8 (4.60%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (4.02%) OpenShift
11 6 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (2.87%) Bluemix
12 5 (2.87%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (2.30%) Force.com
14 3 (1.72%) Amazon S3
14 3 (1.72%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) HTTP
2 2 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (48.28%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (30.46%) Redis
3 12 (6.90%) MySQL
4 7 (4.02%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.87%) Blockchain
5 5 (2.87%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.87%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.30%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.72%) GIS
8 2 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.57%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 30 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.62%) Codeship
3 14 (8.05%) webpack
4 13 (7.47%) Bitbucket
5 8 (4.60%) Jasmine
5 8 (4.60%) Selenium
6 7 (4.02%) CircleCI
6 7 (4.02%) gulp
6 7 (4.02%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.45%) JIRA
7 6 (3.45%) RSpec
8 5 (2.87%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.30%) Capybara
9 4 (2.30%) Grunt
9 4 (2.30%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.72%) Bower
10 3 (1.72%) GitLab
11 2 (1.15%) Mocha
12 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.57%) RubyGems
General
1 30 (17.24%) Finance
2 18 (10.34%) Banking
3 12 (6.90%) Retail
4 6 (3.45%) Advertising
4 6 (3.45%) Marketing
4 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.87%) Electronics
5 5 (2.87%) Legal
5 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 118 (67.82%) Developer
2 45 (25.86%) Full Stack Developer
3 36 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 27 (15.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (12.64%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 16 (9.20%) Ruby Developer
7 15 (8.62%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 15 (8.62%) Software Engineer
8 14 (8.05%) Consultant
9 12 (6.90%) Applications Developer
9 12 (6.90%) Lead Developer
10 11 (6.32%) Node.js Developer
10 11 (6.32%) Web Applications Developer
11 10 (5.75%) Web Developer
12 9 (5.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 7 (4.02%) Ruby Engineer
14 6 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
14 6 (3.45%) DevOps Consultant
14 6 (3.45%) PHP Developer
14 6 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.48%) Node.js
2 49 (28.16%) CSS
3 42 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 41 (23.56%) HTML
5 40 (22.99%) React
6 33 (18.97%) AngularJS
7 25 (14.37%) Sass
8 20 (11.49%) CSS3
9 19 (10.92%) HTML5
10 17 (9.77%) Sidekiq
11 16 (9.20%) jQuery
12 14 (8.05%) REST
13 10 (5.75%) .NET
13 10 (5.75%) D3.js
13 10 (5.75%) LESS
13 10 (5.75%) Redux
14 9 (5.17%) Django
15 8 (4.60%) Semantic UI
15 8 (4.60%) Web Services
16 6 (3.45%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) User Experience
2 14 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (6.32%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.75%) Fintech
5 5 (2.87%) Social Media
6 4 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.15%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.20%) Linux
2 4 (2.30%) Android
3 3 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.72%) Windows
4 2 (1.15%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.15%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.39%) Software Engineering
3 29 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (15.52%) DevOps
5 25 (14.37%) TDD
6 22 (12.64%) Open Source
6 22 (12.64%) Unit Testing
7 21 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (12.07%) Scrum
7 21 (12.07%) Web Development
8 18 (10.34%) Microservices
8 18 (10.34%) Project Management
9 16 (9.20%) OO
10 15 (8.62%) Analytics
11 14 (8.05%) API Development
12 13 (7.47%) Configuration Management
12 13 (7.47%) Continuous Deployment
13 12 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.85%) JavaScript
2 54 (31.03%) Ruby
3 31 (17.82%) Java
4 30 (17.24%) Python
5 18 (10.34%) PHP
5 18 (10.34%) SQL
6 14 (8.05%) C#
7 13 (7.47%) ClojureScript
7 13 (7.47%) ES6
8 10 (5.75%) Go
9 6 (3.45%) C++
10 5 (2.87%) C
11 4 (2.30%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.72%) Apex Code
12 3 (1.72%) Elixir
12 3 (1.72%) GraphQL
13 2 (1.15%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.57%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.57%) Scala
14 1 (0.57%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 11 (6.32%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) GDPR
2 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (19.54%) Docker
2 5 (2.87%) vCloud
3 3 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (8.62%) Ansible
1 15 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (7.47%) Puppet
3 7 (4.02%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.72%) Terraform
5 1 (0.57%) rkt
Vendors
1 13 (7.47%) Google
2 5 (2.87%) IBM
2 5 (2.87%) Red Hat
2 5 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (2.87%) SAP
3 4 (2.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.30%) Twitter
4 2 (1.15%) Apiary
4 2 (1.15%) Mercator
4 2 (1.15%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.15%) Xero
5 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) VMware