Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 882 975 1021
Rank change year-on-year +93 +46 +18
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 149 162 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.36% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 131 138 142
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% -4.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £44,625 £43,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £61,250 £67,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year -9.26% +13.45% -4.80%

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 40,829 38,638 32,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 32.48% 25.47% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33,596 31,325 27,447
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +0.97%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +26 74 £62,500 -10.71% 28
North of England +65 26 £75,000 -
North West +63 26 £75,000 -15.49%
South East +29 20 £60,000 +23.08% 4
Midlands +45 15 £41,250 -17.50% 2
West Midlands +31 12 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East of England - 9 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
South West +7 1 £100,000 +166.67% 1
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 114 (76.51%) AWS
2 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (39.60%) JavaScript
4 58 (38.93%) DevOps
5 51 (34.23%) React
6 49 (32.89%) Node.js
7 48 (32.21%) Ruby
8 45 (30.20%) TDD
8 45 (30.20%) Salesforce.com
9 42 (28.19%) Docker
10 40 (26.85%) Test Automation
11 39 (26.17%) Azure
11 39 (26.17%) Linux
12 34 (22.82%) Python
13 32 (21.48%) Jenkins
14 31 (20.81%) MySQL
14 31 (20.81%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (19.46%) Java
15 29 (19.46%) Redis
16 28 (18.79%) Kubernetes
17 26 (17.45%) Terraform
18 25 (16.78%) NoSQL
18 25 (16.78%) Puppet
18 25 (16.78%) AngularJS
18 25 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (16.11%) Retail
19 24 (16.11%) Elasticsearch
19 24 (16.11%) BDD
19 24 (16.11%) Git (software)
19 24 (16.11%) Microservices

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 24 (16.11%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (7.38%) OpenStack
3 9 (6.04%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (6.04%) nginx
4 7 (4.70%) CloudStack
4 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.36%) CMS
5 5 (3.36%) Confluence
6 3 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.34%) Drupal
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (76.51%) AWS
2 39 (26.17%) Azure
3 18 (12.08%) GitHub
4 15 (10.07%) GCP
5 14 (9.40%) PaaS
6 9 (6.04%) SaaS
6 9 (6.04%) Serverless
7 8 (5.37%) DigitalOcean
8 7 (4.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (4.70%) IaaS
8 7 (4.70%) npm
9 6 (4.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 5 (3.36%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.68%) Engine Yard
12 3 (2.01%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (2.01%) Fastly
12 3 (2.01%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (1.34%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) Firewall
2 7 (4.70%) VPN
3 3 (2.01%) HTTP
3 3 (2.01%) Internet
4 2 (1.34%) AMQP
5 1 (0.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.81%) MySQL
1 31 (20.81%) PostgreSQL
2 29 (19.46%) Redis
3 25 (16.78%) NoSQL
4 16 (10.74%) MongoDB
5 15 (10.07%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.36%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.68%) InfluxDB
9 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.01%) DBAmp
9 3 (2.01%) SAP HANA
9 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.34%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (1.34%) Big Data
10 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.67%) Aerospike
11 1 (0.67%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 32 (21.48%) Jenkins
2 24 (16.11%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.75%) Cucumber
4 17 (11.41%) GitLab
5 15 (10.07%) RSpec
6 10 (6.71%) webpack
7 8 (5.37%) git-flow
8 7 (4.70%) Grunt
8 7 (4.70%) gulp
8 7 (4.70%) JIRA
9 6 (4.03%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (2.01%) CircleCI
10 3 (2.01%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.01%) Selenium
11 2 (1.34%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.34%) Mocha
11 2 (1.34%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.67%) Babel
12 1 (0.67%) Bower
12 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (16.11%) Retail
2 20 (13.42%) Banking
3 16 (10.74%) Finance
3 16 (10.74%) Marketing
4 8 (5.37%) Automotive
4 8 (5.37%) Legal
5 7 (4.70%) Games
6 3 (2.01%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (53.02%) Developer
2 33 (22.15%) Senior Developer
3 16 (10.74%) Consultant
3 16 (10.74%) DevSecOps Consultant
3 16 (10.74%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.74%) Ruby Developer
4 15 (10.07%) Lead Developer
5 12 (8.05%) React Developer
6 11 (7.38%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.38%) QA Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (7.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Lead .NET Developer
8 9 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (34.23%) React
2 49 (32.89%) Node.js
3 25 (16.78%) AngularJS
4 19 (12.75%) CSS
5 18 (12.08%) Django
5 18 (12.08%) HTML
5 18 (12.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 16 (10.74%) Dropwizard
7 15 (10.07%) .NET
8 14 (9.40%) REST
9 13 (8.72%) Vue.js
10 12 (8.05%) GraphQL
11 10 (6.71%) CSS3
11 10 (6.71%) HTML5
11 10 (6.71%) React Native
11 10 (6.71%) Sass
12 9 (6.04%) Kafka
12 9 (6.04%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (6.04%) Spring
13 7 (4.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.74%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (9.40%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (4.70%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.70%) Renewable Energy
6 6 (4.03%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.36%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.01%) iPad
8 3 (2.01%) Social Media
8 3 (2.01%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.34%) Life Science
9 2 (1.34%) User Experience
10 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.67%) IVR
10 1 (0.67%) NHS
10 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.17%) Linux
2 12 (8.05%) Mac OS
2 12 (8.05%) Ubuntu
3 10 (6.71%) Windows
4 8 (5.37%) CentOS
4 8 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.70%) Android
6 3 (2.01%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (38.93%) DevOps
3 45 (30.20%) TDD
4 40 (26.85%) Test Automation
5 25 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (16.11%) BDD
6 24 (16.11%) Microservices
7 22 (14.77%) Software Engineering
8 20 (13.42%) CRM
8 20 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (10.74%) DevSecOps
10 16 (10.74%) Fintech
10 16 (10.74%) Information Security
11 15 (10.07%) Mentoring
11 15 (10.07%) Scrum
11 15 (10.07%) Web Development
12 13 (8.72%) Front End Development
12 13 (8.72%) OOD
13 12 (8.05%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 59 (39.60%) JavaScript
2 48 (32.21%) Ruby
3 34 (22.82%) Python
4 29 (19.46%) Java
5 23 (15.44%) TypeScript
6 17 (11.41%) SQL
7 15 (10.07%) Go
8 12 (8.05%) C#
8 12 (8.05%) PHP
9 9 (6.04%) ES6
9 9 (6.04%) Kotlin
10 8 (5.37%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.37%) ES7
11 7 (4.70%) Perl
11 7 (4.70%) PowerShell
12 6 (4.03%) Apex Code
13 4 (2.68%) Java 8
13 4 (2.68%) Scala
14 3 (2.01%) T-SQL
14 3 (2.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (2.01%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 42 (28.19%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) vCloud
2 2 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.67%) KVM
3 1 (0.67%) oVirt
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (18.79%) Kubernetes
2 26 (17.45%) Terraform
3 25 (16.78%) Puppet
4 17 (11.41%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (6.71%) Ansible
6 7 (4.70%) Packer
7 2 (1.34%) Graphite
8 1 (0.67%) Grafana
8 1 (0.67%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (30.20%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (4.70%) Rackspace
3 3 (2.01%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 3 (2.01%) hybris
3 3 (2.01%) Informatica
3 3 (2.01%) MuleSoft
3 3 (2.01%) SAP
3 3 (2.01%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.34%) Conga
4 2 (1.34%) DocuSign
4 2 (1.34%) Google
4 2 (1.34%) Marketo
4 2 (1.34%) Oracle
4 2 (1.34%) Workday
5 1 (0.67%) Dell
5 1 (0.67%) Mapbox
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.67%) Splunk
5 1 (0.67%) VMware