Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 936 966 1014
Rank change year-on-year +30 +48 +118
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 213 195 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.62% 0.84% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 175 184 210
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +12.11% +17.37%
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,500 £35,450
90th Percentile £81,250 £83,375 £80,500
UK median annual salary £56,250 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% +15.79%

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 34,146 23,220 20,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.69% 13.99% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28,606 19,622 17,355
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 February 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 21 February 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 +41 174 £60,000 -4.00% 20
South East +6 14 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West +17 13 £46,000 -23.33% 2
North of England +2 6 £30,000 -58.62% 2
North West -1 6 £30,000 -58.62% 2
East of England -1 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Midlands -11 1 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Midlands -33 1 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 126 (59.15%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (54.93%) PostgreSQL
3 90 (42.25%) JavaScript
4 83 (38.97%) GitHub
5 82 (38.50%) Redis
6 75 (35.21%) Ruby
7 65 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (30.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 63 (29.58%) Node.js
9 57 (26.76%) CSS
10 52 (24.41%) React
11 47 (22.07%) Elasticsearch
11 47 (22.07%) Git (software)
12 46 (21.60%) HTML
13 42 (19.72%) Python
14 38 (17.84%) SQL
15 37 (17.37%) Project Management
16 36 (16.90%) AngularJS
16 36 (16.90%) Docker
17 35 (16.43%) Analytics
17 35 (16.43%) TDD
18 34 (15.96%) Sass
19 33 (15.49%) Finance
19 33 (15.49%) Performance Tuning
20 32 (15.02%) Slack
21 31 (14.55%) Java
21 31 (14.55%) Web Development
22 30 (14.08%) Software Engineering
23 29 (13.62%) CSS3
23 29 (13.62%) HTML5

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 47 (22.07%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (5.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (3.29%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.82%) Confluence
5 2 (0.94%) Drupal
5 2 (0.94%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) Shopify
2 2 (0.94%) Summit
3 1 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 126 (59.15%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (38.97%) GitHub
3 32 (15.02%) Slack
4 29 (13.62%) DigitalOcean
5 27 (12.68%) Coveralls
5 27 (12.68%) Zube
6 19 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (7.51%) SaaS
8 14 (6.57%) PaaS
9 13 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (5.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 10 (4.69%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (4.69%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (4.69%) Serverless
12 8 (3.76%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (3.29%) IaaS
14 6 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (2.35%) Amazon S3
15 5 (2.35%) CloudFront
15 5 (2.35%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (54.93%) PostgreSQL
2 82 (38.50%) Redis
3 15 (7.04%) MySQL
4 11 (5.16%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.76%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.82%) MySQL Workbench
7 6 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.88%) Blockchain
9 4 (1.88%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.41%) Big Data
10 3 (1.41%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.47%) GIS
12 1 (0.47%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 47 (22.07%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.68%) Code Climate
2 27 (12.68%) Codeship
3 20 (9.39%) JIRA
4 18 (8.45%) Bitbucket
5 13 (6.10%) CircleCI
6 12 (5.63%) Selenium
7 10 (4.69%) webpack
8 6 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.82%) gulp
8 6 (2.82%) RSpec
9 5 (2.35%) GitLab
9 5 (2.35%) Grunt
9 5 (2.35%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.35%) Mocha
9 5 (2.35%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.88%) CasperJS
10 4 (1.88%) Pivotal Tracker
11 3 (1.41%) Bower
12 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (15.49%) Finance
2 26 (12.21%) Banking
3 25 (11.74%) Retail
4 15 (7.04%) Advertising
5 12 (5.63%) Marketing
6 5 (2.35%) Back Office
7 2 (0.94%) Automotive
7 2 (0.94%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 143 (67.14%) Developer
2 67 (31.46%) Senior Developer
3 64 (30.05%) Full Stack Developer
4 45 (21.13%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 30 (14.08%) JavaScript Developer
6 28 (13.15%) Ruby Developer
7 22 (10.33%) Lead Developer
8 14 (6.57%) Web Developer
9 13 (6.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 12 (5.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 11 (5.16%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 11 (5.16%) Software Engineer
12 10 (4.69%) Applications Developer
13 9 (4.23%) Ruby Engineer
13 9 (4.23%) Web Applications Developer
14 8 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
15 7 (3.29%) Consultant
15 7 (3.29%) Database Developer
15 7 (3.29%) Node.js Developer
15 7 (3.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (30.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 63 (29.58%) Node.js
3 57 (26.76%) CSS
4 52 (24.41%) React
5 46 (21.60%) HTML
6 36 (16.90%) AngularJS
7 34 (15.96%) Sass
8 29 (13.62%) CSS3
8 29 (13.62%) HTML5
9 27 (12.68%) Sidekiq
10 22 (10.33%) jQuery
11 20 (9.39%) Web Services
12 17 (7.98%) REST
13 16 (7.51%) JSON
14 14 (6.57%) LESS
15 13 (6.10%) RESTful
16 11 (5.16%) D3.js
17 10 (4.69%) Django
18 8 (3.76%) Zurb Foundation
19 7 (3.29%) Semantic UI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.80%) User Experience
2 21 (9.86%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.04%) Fintech
4 10 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.94%) Social Network
8 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) Mashup
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.16%) Linux
2 5 (2.35%) Android
2 5 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.88%) Unix
4 3 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.94%) Windows
5 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.37%) Project Management
3 35 (16.43%) Analytics
3 35 (16.43%) TDD
4 33 (15.49%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (14.55%) Web Development
6 30 (14.08%) Software Engineering
7 26 (12.21%) Scrum
8 24 (11.27%) DevOps
8 24 (11.27%) Unit Testing
9 17 (7.98%) Open Source
10 16 (7.51%) Machine Learning
10 16 (7.51%) Microservices
11 14 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.57%) OOP
12 12 (5.63%) Test Automation
13 10 (4.69%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.69%) Pair Programming
14 9 (4.23%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.23%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 90 (42.25%) JavaScript
2 75 (35.21%) Ruby
3 42 (19.72%) Python
4 38 (17.84%) SQL
5 31 (14.55%) Java
6 24 (11.27%) PHP
7 22 (10.33%) ClojureScript
8 10 (4.69%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.23%) ES6
10 8 (3.76%) GraphQL
11 7 (3.29%) Apex Code
12 6 (2.82%) ES7
13 4 (1.88%) C#
13 4 (1.88%) Go
14 3 (1.41%) Elixir
15 2 (0.94%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.47%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.47%) C++
16 1 (0.47%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (5.63%) Degree
2 9 (4.23%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) GDPR
2 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (16.90%) Docker
2 3 (1.41%) vSphere
3 2 (0.94%) vCloud
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.16%) Ansible
2 9 (4.23%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.82%) Puppet
4 5 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.41%) Terraform
6 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.47%) Grafana
6 1 (0.47%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (7.98%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (6.57%) Google
3 5 (2.35%) IBM
3 5 (2.35%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.35%) Twitter
4 3 (1.41%) New Relic
5 2 (0.94%) Apiary
5 2 (0.94%) Mercator
5 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.47%) Apigee
6 1 (0.47%) Demandware
6 1 (0.47%) Facebook
6 1 (0.47%) hybris
6 1 (0.47%) Marketo
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.47%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.47%) VMware
6 1 (0.47%) WooCommerce