Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 945 963 975
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 +39
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 135 197 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.096% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 161 193
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £41,350
90th Percentile £92,750 £81,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +21.74% -8.00% +13.64%

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 35,317 32,254 22,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 25.19% 20.04% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28,373 27,005 19,170
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -1 107 £70,000 +16.67% 23
South East +24 15 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North of England +42 6 £75,000 +156.41% 1
North West +32 4 £75,000 +156.41%
South West +20 4 £50,000 +100.00%
West Midlands +35 3 £88,750 +136.67% 2
Midlands +35 3 £88,750 +136.67% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £63,750 - 1
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 86 (63.70%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 65 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (40.74%) Ruby
5 54 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
6 53 (39.26%) Python
7 50 (37.04%) ES6
8 47 (34.81%) React
9 44 (32.59%) Redis
9 44 (32.59%) Ruby on Rails
10 39 (28.89%) Git (software)
11 37 (27.41%) CSS
12 36 (26.67%) HTML
12 36 (26.67%) Web Development
13 33 (24.44%) TDD
14 32 (23.70%) Front End Development
14 32 (23.70%) Node.js
15 27 (20.00%) Open Source
16 23 (17.04%) GitHub
16 23 (17.04%) Redux
17 22 (16.30%) Java
17 22 (16.30%) Salesforce.com
18 21 (15.56%) User Experience
19 19 (14.07%) Artificial Intelligence
20 18 (13.33%) Scrum
20 18 (13.33%) SQL
20 18 (13.33%) TypeScript
21 17 (12.59%) REST
22 16 (11.85%) DevOps
23 15 (11.11%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)

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 12 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.22%) Drupal
3 1 (0.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (10.37%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 86 (63.70%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (17.04%) GitHub
3 9 (6.67%) SaaS
4 7 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (4.44%) Serverless
6 4 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.96%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.22%) IaaS
7 3 (2.22%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.48%) Cloudflare
8 2 (1.48%) PaaS
9 1 (0.74%) Force.com
9 1 (0.74%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) Skype
2 2 (1.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) BitTorrent
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (32.59%) Redis
3 11 (8.15%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.19%) MySQL
5 5 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.48%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) Event Store
7 1 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.63%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.15%) webpack
4 10 (7.41%) CircleCI
5 8 (5.93%) Codeship
6 5 (3.70%) Ant
6 5 (3.70%) Subversion
7 4 (2.96%) GitLab
8 2 (1.48%) CasperJS
8 2 (1.48%) Mocha
8 2 (1.48%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.48%) RSpec
9 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.74%) Babel
9 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.74%) PostCSS
9 1 (0.74%) Selenium
9 1 (0.74%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (11.11%) Marketing
2 14 (10.37%) Automotive
3 9 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (1.48%) Advertising
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Games
4 2 (1.48%) Law
4 2 (1.48%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 84 (62.22%) Developer
2 38 (28.15%) Full Stack Developer
3 25 (18.52%) Ruby Developer
4 23 (17.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (16.30%) Senior Developer
6 21 (15.56%) React Developer
7 15 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (8.89%) Node.js Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Senior React Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) Architect
10 8 (5.93%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Salesforce Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) Salesforce Business Analyst
11 7 (5.19%) Java Developer
11 7 (5.19%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Project Manager
12 6 (4.44%) Salesforce Architect
12 6 (4.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.81%) React
2 44 (32.59%) Ruby on Rails
3 37 (27.41%) CSS
4 36 (26.67%) HTML
5 32 (23.70%) Node.js
6 23 (17.04%) Redux
7 17 (12.59%) REST
8 14 (10.37%) Sass
9 13 (9.63%) Django
10 12 (8.89%) Spring
11 11 (8.15%) LESS
12 10 (7.41%) CSS3
12 10 (7.41%) HTML5
13 9 (6.67%) GraphQL
14 8 (5.93%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (5.93%) RESTful
14 8 (5.93%) Spring Boot
15 7 (5.19%) Express
16 6 (4.44%) AngularJS
16 6 (4.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.56%) User Experience
2 14 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.63%) Fintech
4 9 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.70%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.70%) Equities
7 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.48%) NHS
7 2 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.41%) Linux
2 5 (3.70%) Android
2 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.48%) Debian
3 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.67%) Web Development
3 33 (24.44%) TDD
4 32 (23.70%) Front End Development
5 27 (20.00%) Open Source
6 19 (14.07%) Artificial Intelligence
7 18 (13.33%) Scrum
8 16 (11.85%) DevOps
9 15 (11.11%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (10.37%) Software Engineering
11 13 (9.63%) Microservices
11 13 (9.63%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (7.41%) Machine Learning
13 9 (6.67%) Analytics
14 8 (5.93%) Mentoring
15 7 (5.19%) BDD
15 7 (5.19%) Coaching
15 7 (5.19%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (5.19%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 84 (62.22%) JavaScript
2 55 (40.74%) Ruby
3 53 (39.26%) Python
4 50 (37.04%) ES6
5 22 (16.30%) Java
6 18 (13.33%) SQL
6 18 (13.33%) TypeScript
7 12 (8.89%) Go
8 10 (7.41%) Kotlin
8 10 (7.41%) PHP
9 8 (5.93%) ES7
9 8 (5.93%) Scala
10 6 (4.44%) Apex Code
11 5 (3.70%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.96%) C
12 4 (2.96%) C++
13 2 (1.48%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.74%) C#
14 1 (0.74%) Elixir
14 1 (0.74%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) Puppet
1 7 (5.19%) Terraform
2 5 (3.70%) Ansible
3 4 (2.96%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (3.70%) Informatica
2 5 (3.70%) Jitterbit
2 5 (3.70%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.48%) Google
4 1 (0.74%) Apple
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
4 1 (0.74%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud