Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 928 1050 1066
Rank change year-on-year +122 +16 +37
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 200 144 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.086% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 0.50% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 181 116 170
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £39,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £90,125
UK median annual salary £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +14.29%

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 36,753 28,929 22,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.20% 17.37% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30,011 23,951 19,398
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £54,055 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% - +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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 +64 144 £70,000 +19.15% 37
South East +16 40 £47,500 +15.15%
West Midlands +35 6 £50,000 -23.08%
Midlands +29 6 £50,000 -23.08%
North of England +20 6 £43,750 -27.08% 2
North West +12 4 £42,500 -5.56% 1
East of England - 3 £60,000 - 3
Yorkshire +24 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
South West 0 1 £37,500 -23.08% 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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.

1 138 (69.00%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (53.00%) JavaScript
3 72 (36.00%) Python
4 70 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (32.50%) React
6 64 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
6 64 (32.00%) Ruby
7 56 (28.00%) GitHub
8 54 (27.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 49 (24.50%) Redis
10 47 (23.50%) Node.js
10 47 (23.50%) Web Development
11 46 (23.00%) Java
12 45 (22.50%) SQL
13 44 (22.00%) DevOps
14 43 (21.50%) CSS
15 40 (20.00%) Sass
16 36 (18.00%) HTML
17 35 (17.50%) Git (software)
18 34 (17.00%) REST
18 34 (17.00%) TDD
19 33 (16.50%) Ansible
20 30 (15.00%) Docker
20 30 (15.00%) Microservices
21 29 (14.50%) AngularJS
21 29 (14.50%) Scrum
22 28 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
22 28 (14.00%) Front End Development
23 27 (13.50%) Continuous Delivery
23 27 (13.50%) Unit Testing

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 28 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.00%) Apache
3 2 (1.00%) Drupal
3 2 (1.00%) nginx
3 2 (1.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 138 (69.00%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (28.00%) GitHub
3 25 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 25 (12.50%) SaaS
3 25 (12.50%) Serverless
4 23 (11.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (3.00%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (2.50%) DigitalOcean
8 4 (2.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.00%) Fastly
9 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (1.00%) PaaS
10 1 (0.50%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.50%) npm
10 1 (0.50%) Slack
10 1 (0.50%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.50%) Internet
2 7 (3.50%) Firewall
2 7 (3.50%) HTTP
2 7 (3.50%) Skype
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (24.50%) Redis
3 13 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (4.50%) Blockchain
5 9 (4.50%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.00%) Big Data
6 8 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.00%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.50%) MySQL
9 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (17.50%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.50%) CircleCI
3 15 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.00%) Travis CI
5 11 (5.50%) PhantomJS
6 10 (5.00%) GitLab
7 9 (4.50%) CasperJS
8 7 (3.50%) webpack
9 6 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (2.50%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.50%) JIRA
11 4 (2.00%) RSpec
11 4 (2.00%) Selenium
11 4 (2.00%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.50%) Codeship
12 3 (1.50%) Mocha
13 2 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.00%) Babel
13 2 (1.00%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (11.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Marketing
3 6 (3.00%) Banking
4 4 (2.00%) Advertising
5 3 (1.50%) Publishing
5 3 (1.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Back Office
6 2 (1.00%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (54.00%) Developer
2 52 (26.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 38 (19.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 30 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 25 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 19 (9.50%) Java Developer
6 19 (9.50%) Ruby Developer
7 14 (7.00%) Python Developer
8 13 (6.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 12 (6.00%) Node.js Developer
10 11 (5.50%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
11 10 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.50%) Django Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (4.50%) Python/Django Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Senior Ruby Developer
13 8 (4.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
13 8 (4.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (32.50%) React
2 54 (27.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 47 (23.50%) Node.js
4 43 (21.50%) CSS
5 40 (20.00%) Sass
6 36 (18.00%) HTML
7 34 (17.00%) REST
8 29 (14.50%) AngularJS
9 24 (12.00%) Spring
10 20 (10.00%) GraphQL
11 19 (9.50%) Memcached
12 18 (9.00%) Web Services
13 17 (8.50%) Redux
14 16 (8.00%) LESS
15 15 (7.50%) CSS3
15 15 (7.50%) HTML5
16 14 (7.00%) Django
17 12 (6.00%) RESTful
18 11 (5.50%) jQuery
19 10 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.50%) Fintech
2 18 (9.00%) User Experience
3 16 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.50%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.50%) Social Network
5 8 (4.00%) NHS
6 7 (3.50%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.00%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.50%) Life Science
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) Linux
2 12 (6.00%) Unix
3 10 (5.00%) Android
3 10 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.50%) Web Development
3 44 (22.00%) DevOps
4 34 (17.00%) TDD
5 30 (15.00%) Microservices
6 29 (14.50%) Scrum
7 28 (14.00%) Front End Development
8 27 (13.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (13.50%) Unit Testing
9 26 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 21 (10.50%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.50%) Test Automation
12 20 (10.00%) IT Strategy
13 18 (9.00%) Project Management
14 17 (8.50%) Artificial Intelligence
15 15 (7.50%) Analytics
15 15 (7.50%) Machine Learning
16 13 (6.50%) API Development
17 12 (6.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 106 (53.00%) JavaScript
2 72 (36.00%) Python
3 64 (32.00%) Ruby
4 46 (23.00%) Java
5 45 (22.50%) SQL
6 15 (7.50%) CoffeeScript
6 15 (7.50%) ES6
7 12 (6.00%) PHP
8 11 (5.50%) TypeScript
9 10 (5.00%) ActionScript
10 7 (3.50%) Apex Code
11 6 (3.00%) Perl
12 5 (2.50%) Kotlin
13 4 (2.00%) Elixir
14 3 (1.50%) ClojureScript
15 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.00%) Go
16 1 (0.50%) C#
16 1 (0.50%) Clojure
16 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 12 (6.00%) Degree
3 4 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) GCP
System Software
1 30 (15.00%) Docker
2 7 (3.50%) iptables
3 4 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (16.50%) Ansible
2 19 (9.50%) Terraform
3 18 (9.00%) Kubernetes
4 10 (5.00%) Kibana
4 10 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.00%) Grafana
5 4 (2.00%) Graphite
5 4 (2.00%) Puppet
6 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (4.50%) New Relic
3 6 (3.00%) Oracle
3 6 (3.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (1.50%) Informatica
5 2 (1.00%) Capita
5 2 (1.00%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.00%) Google
5 2 (1.00%) Rollbar
5 2 (1.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 2 (1.00%) Splunk
6 1 (0.50%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.50%) Dell
6 1 (0.50%) Facebook
6 1 (0.50%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.50%) Marketo
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.50%) SAP