Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 961 998 1023
Rank change year-on-year +37 +25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 162 172 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.54% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 138 144 181
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £81,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +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 36,888 31,748 23,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.32% 18.76% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29,904 26,395 20,101
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +4.17%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +33 132 £70,000 +16.67% 28
South East +35 20 £47,500 - 11
Midlands - 6 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands - 6 £50,000 - 2
North of England +20 3 £75,000 +58.73% 5
North West +34 2 £88,750 +211.40% 2
Yorkshire +21 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
South West +8 1 £37,500 - 1
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 105 (64.81%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 62 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (38.27%) Ruby
4 55 (33.95%) Python
5 50 (30.86%) Ruby on Rails
6 49 (30.25%) React
7 47 (29.01%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (25.31%) Web Development
9 40 (24.69%) CSS
10 38 (23.46%) Node.js
11 37 (22.84%) TDD
11 37 (22.84%) ES6
12 34 (20.99%) Git (software)
12 34 (20.99%) HTML
12 34 (20.99%) Redis
13 32 (19.75%) Front End Development
14 30 (18.52%) Java
15 29 (17.90%) SQL
16 28 (17.28%) Sass
17 27 (16.67%) REST
18 26 (16.05%) GitHub
19 25 (15.43%) Open Source
20 24 (14.81%) Scrum
21 23 (14.20%) DevOps
21 23 (14.20%) Microservices
22 22 (13.58%) Redux
23 21 (12.96%) Salesforce.com
24 20 (12.35%) Artificial Intelligence
24 20 (12.35%) Jenkins

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 11 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.47%) Drupal
3 3 (1.85%) Apache
4 2 (1.23%) nginx
5 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (6.79%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 105 (64.81%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.05%) GitHub
3 15 (9.26%) SaaS
3 15 (9.26%) Serverless
4 14 (8.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (8.64%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.85%) PaaS
8 1 (0.62%) Cloudflare
8 1 (0.62%) Force.com
8 1 (0.62%) G Suite
8 1 (0.62%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.62%) IaaS
8 1 (0.62%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) Internet
2 3 (1.85%) Firewall
2 3 (1.85%) HTTP
2 3 (1.85%) Skype
3 1 (0.62%) BitTorrent
3 1 (0.62%) DNS
3 1 (0.62%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.01%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (20.99%) Redis
3 17 (10.49%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 7 (4.32%) Blockchain
6 6 (3.70%) Big Data
6 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.09%) MySQL
8 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.62%) Event Store
10 1 (0.62%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 34 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.35%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.02%) CircleCI
4 6 (3.70%) CasperJS
4 6 (3.70%) PhantomJS
5 5 (3.09%) Ant
5 5 (3.09%) Subversion
5 5 (3.09%) Travis CI
5 5 (3.09%) webpack
6 4 (2.47%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.47%) RSpec
7 3 (1.85%) Codeship
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.85%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.23%) Babel
8 2 (1.23%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.23%) GitLab
8 2 (1.23%) Selenium
9 1 (0.62%) Mocha
General
1 16 (9.88%) Marketing
2 11 (6.79%) Automotive
3 9 (5.56%) Finance
4 4 (2.47%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 2 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (54.32%) Developer
2 46 (28.40%) Full Stack Developer
3 30 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (16.05%) Ruby Developer
5 18 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (8.02%) Node.js Developer
7 13 (8.02%) React Developer
8 11 (6.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (6.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 9 (5.56%) Architect
10 9 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
10 9 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 9 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 9 (5.56%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.94%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.32%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (30.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 49 (30.25%) React
3 40 (24.69%) CSS
4 38 (23.46%) Node.js
5 34 (20.99%) HTML
6 28 (17.28%) Sass
7 27 (16.67%) REST
8 22 (13.58%) Redux
9 17 (10.49%) LESS
10 14 (8.64%) AngularJS
11 13 (8.02%) CSS3
11 13 (8.02%) Spring
12 12 (7.41%) HTML5
13 11 (6.79%) Express
13 11 (6.79%) RESTful
14 10 (6.17%) jQuery
14 10 (6.17%) Mongoose
15 9 (5.56%) Django
16 7 (4.32%) Ember.js
16 7 (4.32%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.88%) Fintech
2 12 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.79%) User Experience
4 7 (4.32%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.09%) NHS
7 3 (1.85%) Equities
7 3 (1.85%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.23%) Social Network
9 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.62%) Life Science
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.41%) Linux
2 7 (4.32%) Android
2 7 (4.32%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.85%) Unix
4 2 (1.23%) Debian
4 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.31%) Web Development
3 37 (22.84%) TDD
4 32 (19.75%) Front End Development
5 25 (15.43%) Open Source
6 24 (14.81%) Scrum
7 23 (14.20%) DevOps
7 23 (14.20%) Microservices
8 20 (12.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (11.73%) Unit Testing
10 18 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (9.88%) Software Engineering
12 15 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (8.64%) Analytics
13 14 (8.64%) Configuration Management
14 13 (8.02%) API Development
14 13 (8.02%) BDD
14 13 (8.02%) IT Strategy
15 12 (7.41%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
Programming Languages
1 96 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 62 (38.27%) Ruby
3 55 (33.95%) Python
4 37 (22.84%) ES6
5 30 (18.52%) Java
6 29 (17.90%) SQL
7 12 (7.41%) TypeScript
8 10 (6.17%) PHP
9 9 (5.56%) Apex Code
10 8 (4.94%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (4.94%) Go
11 7 (4.32%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.70%) ES7
13 5 (3.09%) ActionScript
13 5 (3.09%) Scala
14 4 (2.47%) Apple Swift
14 4 (2.47%) Elixir
15 3 (1.85%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.85%) Perl
16 2 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) AWS Certification
2 10 (6.17%) Degree
3 3 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 18 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (1.85%) iptables
2 3 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (11.11%) Ansible
2 13 (8.02%) Kubernetes
3 12 (7.41%) Terraform
4 5 (3.09%) Kibana
4 5 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (12.96%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (3.09%) Informatica
2 5 (3.09%) Jitterbit
2 5 (3.09%) MuleSoft
3 4 (2.47%) Google
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle
4 3 (1.85%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.23%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.62%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.62%) Apple
6 1 (0.62%) New Relic
6 1 (0.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.62%) Splunk