Period
to 20 August 2019

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

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 878 958 1043
Rank change year-on-year +80 +85 +7
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 179 193 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 153 175 112
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £107,250 £95,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -4.17%

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 40,435 38,522 30,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.86% 24.41% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33,136 31,483 25,001
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 20 August 2019.

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 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
London +8 74 £67,500 -3.57% 20
South East +31 38 £60,000 +26.32% 6
North West +52 31 £75,000 +76.47% 1
North of England +50 31 £75,000 +66.67% 4
East of England +81 16 £55,000 -8.33%
Midlands +50 16 £46,250 -7.50% 1
West Midlands +34 13 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South West +7 3 £55,000 +46.67%
East Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing Heroku 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 England region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 136 (75.98%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (41.34%) JavaScript
3 68 (37.99%) PostgreSQL
3 68 (37.99%) Node.js
3 68 (37.99%) DevOps
4 63 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (34.64%) React
6 58 (32.40%) Docker
7 57 (31.84%) Linux
8 55 (30.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 54 (30.17%) Salesforce.com
10 53 (29.61%) Redis
11 47 (26.26%) TDD
11 47 (26.26%) Software Engineering
12 46 (25.70%) Elasticsearch
13 45 (25.14%) Ruby
14 44 (24.58%) Test Automation
15 41 (22.91%) TypeScript
16 37 (20.67%) Git (software)
17 36 (20.11%) NoSQL
17 36 (20.11%) Java
17 36 (20.11%) MySQL
18 35 (19.55%) Microservices
19 34 (18.99%) Python
19 34 (18.99%) Jenkins
20 33 (18.44%) GraphQL
21 31 (17.32%) Terraform
21 31 (17.32%) Kubernetes
21 31 (17.32%) Puppet
22 28 (15.64%) Spring

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 46 (25.70%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (9.50%) nginx
2 17 (9.50%) OpenStack
3 15 (8.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (7.26%) CloudStack
4 13 (7.26%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.59%) Drupal
6 9 (5.03%) Confluence
7 8 (4.47%) CMS
8 5 (2.79%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.91%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 136 (75.98%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (30.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (14.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (12.29%) SaaS
5 21 (11.73%) GitHub
6 19 (10.61%) PaaS
7 16 (8.94%) DigitalOcean
8 13 (7.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (7.26%) IaaS
9 9 (5.03%) Serverless
10 6 (3.35%) Fastly
11 4 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.23%) Engine Yard
11 4 (2.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 3 (1.68%) npm
13 2 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (1.12%) Slack
14 1 (0.56%) BrowserStack
14 1 (0.56%) Cloudflare
14 1 (0.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.94%) Firewall
2 13 (7.26%) VPN
3 3 (1.68%) HTTP
3 3 (1.68%) Internet
4 2 (1.12%) AMQP
5 1 (0.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (37.99%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (29.61%) Redis
3 36 (20.11%) MySQL
3 36 (20.11%) NoSQL
4 26 (14.53%) Relational Database
5 23 (12.85%) MongoDB
6 14 (7.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.03%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.23%) DBAmp
8 4 (2.23%) InfluxDB
8 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.68%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.12%) Big Data
10 2 (1.12%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.56%) Aerospike
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (20.67%) Git (software)
2 34 (18.99%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.50%) GitLab
3 17 (9.50%) RSpec
4 16 (8.94%) JIRA
5 13 (7.26%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.03%) Bitbucket
7 8 (4.47%) git-flow
8 6 (3.35%) webpack
9 5 (2.79%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.23%) gulp
11 3 (1.68%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.68%) Grunt
11 3 (1.68%) Selenium
12 2 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.56%) Babel
13 1 (0.56%) Bower
13 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.56%) TestRail
General
1 24 (13.41%) Marketing
2 23 (12.85%) Finance
2 23 (12.85%) Retail
3 16 (8.94%) Banking
4 10 (5.59%) Electronics
4 10 (5.59%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.59%) Public Sector
4 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.03%) Games
6 7 (3.91%) Automotive
7 2 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Law
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (60.89%) Developer
2 41 (22.91%) Senior Developer
3 25 (13.97%) Java Developer
4 19 (10.61%) Full Stack Developer
4 19 (10.61%) Lead Developer
5 18 (10.06%) Node.js Developer
6 16 (8.94%) Consultant
6 16 (8.94%) DevSecOps Consultant
7 14 (7.82%) .NET Developer
7 14 (7.82%) Lead .NET Developer
7 14 (7.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 14 (7.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (7.26%) Backend Developer
8 13 (7.26%) Ruby Developer
9 10 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (4.47%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) DevOps Developer
12 7 (3.91%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (37.99%) Node.js
2 62 (34.64%) React
3 33 (18.44%) GraphQL
4 28 (15.64%) Spring
5 25 (13.97%) RabbitMQ
5 25 (13.97%) REST
6 24 (13.41%) Spring Boot
7 20 (11.17%) AngularJS
8 19 (10.61%) Django
9 17 (9.50%) Vue.js
10 16 (8.94%) Dropwizard
11 15 (8.38%) .NET
12 14 (7.82%) Kafka
13 13 (7.26%) CSS
13 13 (7.26%) LEMP Stack
13 13 (7.26%) Ruby on Rails
14 12 (6.70%) HTML
15 11 (6.15%) RESTful
16 7 (3.91%) Sass
17 6 (3.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.17%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (7.26%) Renewable Energy
4 10 (5.59%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.59%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.23%) iPad
6 4 (2.23%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.23%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.23%) User Experience
7 3 (1.68%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.12%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.56%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.56%) IVR
9 1 (0.56%) LIMS
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (31.84%) Linux
2 21 (11.73%) Ubuntu
3 16 (8.94%) Windows
4 15 (8.38%) Mac OS
5 14 (7.82%) CentOS
5 14 (7.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.47%) Android
7 6 (3.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.12%) DC/OS
8 2 (1.12%) Debian
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.99%) DevOps
2 63 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (26.26%) Software Engineering
3 47 (26.26%) TDD
4 44 (24.58%) Test Automation
5 35 (19.55%) Microservices
6 27 (15.08%) CRM
6 27 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (12.29%) BDD
9 19 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (10.06%) Minimum Viable Product
11 17 (9.50%) Infrastructure Automation
12 16 (8.94%) DevSecOps
12 16 (8.94%) Information Security
13 15 (8.38%) Validation
14 14 (7.82%) Infrastructure as Code
14 14 (7.82%) Project Management
14 14 (7.82%) Unit Testing
14 14 (7.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (41.34%) JavaScript
2 45 (25.14%) Ruby
3 41 (22.91%) TypeScript
4 36 (20.11%) Java
5 34 (18.99%) Python
6 27 (15.08%) Kotlin
7 23 (12.85%) PHP
8 18 (10.06%) Go
9 17 (9.50%) SQL
10 15 (8.38%) C#
11 13 (7.26%) Perl
11 13 (7.26%) PowerShell
12 8 (4.47%) ES6
13 7 (3.91%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.79%) Apex Code
15 4 (2.23%) ES7
15 4 (2.23%) Java 8
15 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.23%) VBA
16 3 (1.68%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (7.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) GDPR
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (32.40%) Docker
2 5 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.12%) vCloud
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) KVM
4 1 (0.56%) oVirt
4 1 (0.56%) Varnish
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (17.32%) Kubernetes
1 31 (17.32%) Puppet
1 31 (17.32%) Terraform
2 23 (12.85%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (8.94%) Ansible
4 13 (7.26%) Packer
5 2 (1.12%) Graphite
5 2 (1.12%) Marathon
6 1 (0.56%) Grafana
6 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.56%) OpenView
6 1 (0.56%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (30.17%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (7.26%) Rackspace
2 13 (7.26%) SAP
3 5 (2.79%) Google
4 3 (1.68%) hybris
4 3 (1.68%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.12%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.12%) Splunk
5 2 (1.12%) VMware
5 2 (1.12%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
6 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.56%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.56%) Dell
6 1 (0.56%) Facebook
6 1 (0.56%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) Informatica
6 1 (0.56%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.56%) New Relic