Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 693 889 962
Rank change year-on-year +196 +73 +89
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 108 195 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.42% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 104 207 212
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £42,625
90th Percentile £103,500 £106,250 £92,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 25,676 40,796 40,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 36.10% 29.96% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21,148 33,388 32,803
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in England

Heroku
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Heroku in England.

Salary trend for Heroku in England

Heroku
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Heroku in England over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020. 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 +171 73 £77,500 +10.71% 1
South East +130 17 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Midlands +121 11 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands +81 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
East of England +86 4 £55,000 -
North of England +111 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 84 (77.78%) AWS
2 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 59 (54.63%) Ruby
4 44 (40.74%) Fintech
5 42 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (37.04%) DevOps
7 39 (36.11%) Redis
7 39 (36.11%) Python
8 33 (30.56%) Node.js
9 32 (29.63%) Docker
10 31 (28.70%) Linux
11 30 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (25.93%) React
13 26 (24.07%) GCP
14 24 (22.22%) Microservices
14 24 (22.22%) Test Automation
14 24 (22.22%) TDD
14 24 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
15 23 (21.30%) Java
15 23 (21.30%) Terraform
16 22 (20.37%) SDLC
16 22 (20.37%) Azure
16 22 (20.37%) NoSQL
16 22 (20.37%) Kubernetes
17 19 (17.59%) Go
18 17 (15.74%) RSpec
18 17 (15.74%) Windows
18 17 (15.74%) Kotlin
19 16 (14.81%) Cucumber
19 16 (14.81%) PaaS

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 15 (13.89%) Cloud Foundry
1 15 (13.89%) OpenStack
2 12 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (9.26%) CloudStack
4 2 (1.85%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.85%) Ethereum
4 2 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.85%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (77.78%) AWS
2 26 (24.07%) GCP
3 22 (20.37%) Azure
4 16 (14.81%) PaaS
5 12 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (11.11%) SaaS
6 11 (10.19%) Serverless
7 10 (9.26%) DigitalOcean
7 10 (9.26%) IaaS
8 9 (8.33%) GitHub
9 8 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (5.56%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (2.78%) Slack
12 2 (1.85%) Amazon Cognito
12 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.85%) Amazon ECS
13 1 (0.93%) Akamai
13 1 (0.93%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) AMQP
2 1 (0.93%) DNS
2 1 (0.93%) SSH
2 1 (0.93%) tcpdump
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (36.11%) Redis
2 30 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (20.37%) NoSQL
4 15 (13.89%) MySQL
5 14 (12.96%) Blockchain
6 10 (9.26%) Looker
7 9 (8.33%) BigQuery
8 7 (6.48%) Amazon Aurora
8 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.93%) Big Data
10 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.93%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.93%) Presto
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) RSpec
2 16 (14.81%) Cucumber
3 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.48%) Selenium
4 5 (4.63%) Postman
5 4 (3.70%) CircleCI
5 4 (3.70%) webpack
6 3 (2.78%) RuboCop
7 2 (1.85%) Babel
7 2 (1.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) gulp
8 1 (0.93%) Mocha
8 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (13.89%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Games
3 6 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (1.85%) Automotive
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Developer
2 15 (13.89%) Ruby Developer
3 12 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Site Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.48%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.56%) QA Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (3.70%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (3.70%) IT Security Officer
10 4 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (3.70%) Security Officer
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.56%) Node.js
2 28 (25.93%) React
3 24 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 14 (12.96%) CSS
5 12 (11.11%) RESTful
6 11 (10.19%) Kafka
7 10 (9.26%) .NET
7 10 (9.26%) Sidekiq
8 8 (7.41%) HTML
9 7 (6.48%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (6.48%) Vue.js
10 6 (5.56%) REST
10 6 (5.56%) Sass
10 6 (5.56%) Spring
11 4 (3.70%) JMS
11 4 (3.70%) YAML
12 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
12 3 (2.78%) React Native
12 3 (2.78%) Smart Contracts
12 3 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.48%) Virtual Team
5 6 (5.56%) Public Cloud
6 5 (4.63%) Bitcoin
7 4 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.85%) User Experience
10 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.93%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.70%) Linux
2 17 (15.74%) Windows
3 10 (9.26%) CentOS
3 10 (9.26%) Ubuntu
4 7 (6.48%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.85%) Android
5 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) Fintech
2 42 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (37.04%) DevOps
4 24 (22.22%) Microservices
4 24 (22.22%) TDD
4 24 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 22 (20.37%) SDLC
6 14 (12.96%) Mentoring
6 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (12.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 12 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (10.19%) Information Security
8 11 (10.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (9.26%) BDD
9 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
9 10 (9.26%) CRM
9 10 (9.26%) Evolutionary Architecture
9 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Automation
9 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.33%) Cryptocurrency
Programming Languages
1 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 59 (54.63%) Ruby
3 39 (36.11%) Python
4 23 (21.30%) Java
5 19 (17.59%) Go
6 17 (15.74%) Kotlin
7 11 (10.19%) SQL
8 10 (9.26%) PowerShell
9 8 (7.41%) C#
9 8 (7.41%) Scala
9 8 (7.41%) TypeScript
10 6 (5.56%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.63%) PHP
12 3 (2.78%) Solidity
13 2 (1.85%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.93%) C++
14 1 (0.93%) ES6
14 1 (0.93%) ES7
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) ISTQB
2 5 (4.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) QA
2 9 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (29.63%) Docker
2 5 (4.63%) vCloud
3 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (21.30%) Terraform
2 22 (20.37%) Kubernetes
3 12 (11.11%) Ansible
4 11 (10.19%) Packer
5 6 (5.56%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.85%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (1.85%) OpenView
7 1 (0.93%) Consul
7 1 (0.93%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.93%) Grafana
7 1 (0.93%) Graphite
7 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (9.26%) Rackspace
2 10 (9.26%) Splunk
3 9 (8.33%) Google
4 5 (4.63%) New Relic
5 3 (2.78%) GoCardless
5 3 (2.78%) Rollbar
5 3 (2.78%) SendGrid
6 2 (1.85%) Apple
6 2 (1.85%) HP
6 2 (1.85%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.85%) Netlify
6 2 (1.85%) Tableau
6 2 (1.85%) VMware
7 1 (0.93%) Marketo
7 1 (0.93%) Mashery
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.93%) WSO2