Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 630 609 920
Rank change year-on-year -21 +311 +71
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 375 66 155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 79 58 133
10th Percentile £40,000 " £40,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% +4.17% -7.69%
75th Percentile £90,000 £83,438 £75,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £92,000 £107,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% - -3.85%

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 48,505 18,160 40,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.86% 40.44% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33,989 15,583 33,606
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Heroku as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in England

Heroku
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Heroku in England.

Salary trend for Heroku in England

Heroku
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Heroku in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 -18 318 £82,500 +29.41% 23
South East -144 25 £72,500 +26.09% 2
South West -82 9 £42,500 -34.62% 5
North of England -130 8 £45,000 - 6
North West - 6 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands -107 5 - - 1
Midlands -127 5 - - 1
North East -31 1 £60,000 - 1
East of England -101 1 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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.

1 218 (58.13%) JavaScript
2 201 (53.60%) PostgreSQL
3 197 (52.53%) Ruby
4 178 (47.47%) AWS
5 177 (47.20%) Ruby on Rails
6 164 (43.73%) Node.js
7 158 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
8 139 (37.07%) Full Stack Development
9 137 (36.53%) Software Engineering
10 130 (34.67%) React
11 121 (32.27%) TypeScript
12 111 (29.60%) Git (software)
13 107 (28.53%) Finance
14 105 (28.00%) GitHub
15 102 (27.20%) Python
16 101 (26.93%) Redis
17 99 (26.40%) User Experience
18 94 (25.07%) DevOps
19 92 (24.53%) Test Automation
19 92 (24.53%) Vue.js
20 91 (24.27%) Docker
21 90 (24.00%) TDD
22 85 (22.67%) Terraform
23 76 (20.27%) Pair Programming
24 69 (18.40%) GraphQL
25 68 (18.13%) ES6
25 68 (18.13%) Clean Code
25 68 (18.13%) CSS
25 68 (18.13%) Mentoring
26 65 (17.33%) GCP

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 23 (6.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 22 (5.87%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.80%) CMS
3 3 (0.80%) WordPress
4 2 (0.53%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.93%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.53%) Shopify
3 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 178 (47.47%) AWS
2 105 (28.00%) GitHub
3 65 (17.33%) GCP
4 59 (15.73%) SaaS
5 53 (14.13%) Serverless
6 49 (13.07%) Amazon S3
7 40 (10.67%) AWS Lambda
8 39 (10.40%) Azure
9 38 (10.13%) PaaS
10 26 (6.93%) Stripe
11 25 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
12 24 (6.40%) Amazon ECS
13 23 (6.13%) Amazon EC2
13 23 (6.13%) AWS CloudFormation
13 23 (6.13%) CloudFront
13 23 (6.13%) IaaS
13 23 (6.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 22 (5.87%) Basecamp
15 19 (5.07%) Cloudflare
16 17 (4.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.13%) CTI
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (53.60%) PostgreSQL
2 101 (26.93%) Redis
3 55 (14.67%) Relational Database
4 38 (10.13%) NoSQL
5 25 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
6 22 (5.87%) Amazon Aurora
6 22 (5.87%) MongoDB
7 16 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (2.93%) Blockchain
8 11 (2.93%) Metadata
9 9 (2.40%) MySQL
10 8 (2.13%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.80%) Presto
12 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 111 (29.60%) Git (software)
2 60 (16.00%) RSpec
3 52 (13.87%) CircleCI
4 45 (12.00%) webpack
5 30 (8.00%) Mocha
6 25 (6.67%) Capybara
6 25 (6.67%) Cypress.io
7 22 (5.87%) Pivotal Tracker
8 17 (4.53%) JIRA
9 12 (3.20%) git-flow
9 12 (3.20%) Sinon.JS
10 11 (2.93%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.53%) Subversion
13 2 (0.53%) TestCafe
14 1 (0.27%) Babel
14 1 (0.27%) DBeaver
14 1 (0.27%) gulp
14 1 (0.27%) JHipster
General
1 107 (28.53%) Finance
2 49 (13.07%) Marketing
3 41 (10.93%) Social Skills
4 33 (8.80%) Games
5 25 (6.67%) Banking
5 25 (6.67%) Public Sector
6 24 (6.40%) Legal
6 24 (6.40%) Presentation Skills
7 23 (6.13%) Local Government
8 21 (5.60%) Publishing
9 19 (5.07%) Billing
10 17 (4.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (3.20%) Retail
12 9 (2.40%) Electronics
13 7 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (1.33%) Automotive
14 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.27%) German Language
16 1 (0.27%) Indonesian Language
Job Titles
1 109 (29.07%) Developer
2 93 (24.80%) Software Engineer
3 61 (16.27%) Senior Software Engineer
4 35 (9.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 30 (8.00%) Backend Developer
6 25 (6.67%) Python Engineer
6 25 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 23 (6.13%) React Developer
8 22 (5.87%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 19 (5.07%) Senior React Developer
10 18 (4.80%) Architect
10 18 (4.80%) Salesforce Architect
11 16 (4.27%) Games Developer
12 15 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
12 15 (4.00%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.20%) JavaScript Engineer
13 12 (3.20%) Technical Leader
14 9 (2.40%) Cloud Architect
14 9 (2.40%) Salesforce Technical Architect
14 9 (2.40%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (47.20%) Ruby on Rails
2 164 (43.73%) Node.js
3 130 (34.67%) React
4 92 (24.53%) Vue.js
5 69 (18.40%) GraphQL
6 68 (18.13%) CSS
7 63 (16.80%) Django
8 52 (13.87%) AngularJS
9 46 (12.27%) Sass
10 45 (12.00%) React Native
11 43 (11.47%) Web Services
12 41 (10.93%) Jest
13 39 (10.40%) Express
14 38 (10.13%) RESTful
15 34 (9.07%) REST
16 29 (7.73%) HTML
17 27 (7.20%) Sidekiq
18 24 (6.40%) Redux
19 23 (6.13%) .NET Core
19 23 (6.13%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 99 (26.40%) User Experience
2 41 (10.93%) Mobile App
3 37 (9.87%) Virtual Team
4 36 (9.60%) Blog
5 26 (6.93%) Legacy Systems
6 22 (5.87%) Cloud Native
7 16 (4.27%) Client/Server
7 16 (4.27%) Mobile Games
7 16 (4.27%) Online Games
7 16 (4.27%) Social Gaming
8 10 (2.67%) Social Media
8 10 (2.67%) Video\Live Streaming
9 9 (2.40%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.40%) Augmented Reality
10 8 (2.13%) IVR
11 7 (1.87%) Cyberattack
12 6 (1.60%) BYOD
13 5 (1.33%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.80%) Legacy Code
15 2 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.67%) Android
2 23 (6.13%) Apple iOS
3 22 (5.87%) Unix
4 4 (1.07%) Linux
5 2 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (37.07%) Full Stack Development
3 137 (36.53%) Software Engineering
4 94 (25.07%) DevOps
5 92 (24.53%) Test Automation
6 90 (24.00%) TDD
7 76 (20.27%) Pair Programming
8 68 (18.13%) Clean Code
8 68 (18.13%) Mentoring
9 64 (17.07%) Open Source
10 62 (16.53%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (15.20%) Coaching
12 53 (14.13%) Computer Science
13 50 (13.33%) E-Commerce
13 50 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
13 50 (13.33%) Scrum
14 48 (12.80%) Kanban
15 42 (11.20%) Microservices
16 40 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (10.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (58.13%) JavaScript
2 197 (52.53%) Ruby
3 121 (32.27%) TypeScript
4 102 (27.20%) Python
5 68 (18.13%) ES6
6 47 (12.53%) Elm
7 45 (12.00%) SQL
8 33 (8.80%) Java
9 28 (7.47%) C#
10 25 (6.67%) Clojure
11 24 (6.40%) Go
12 17 (4.53%) Scala
13 15 (4.00%) C
14 13 (3.47%) Elixir
15 12 (3.20%) ES7
15 12 (3.20%) ES8
15 12 (3.20%) Haskell
15 12 (3.20%) Lua
15 12 (3.20%) PHP
15 12 (3.20%) Rust
Qualifications
1 53 (14.13%) Degree
2 32 (8.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.33%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 91 (24.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 85 (22.67%) Terraform
2 62 (16.53%) Kubernetes
3 12 (3.20%) Bugsnag
4 7 (1.87%) Grafana
5 5 (1.33%) Puppet
6 1 (0.27%) Ansible
6 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (8.00%) Google
2 21 (5.60%) New Relic
3 18 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (4.00%) Netlify
5 11 (2.93%) Apple
5 11 (2.93%) GoCardless
6 7 (1.87%) Orchard
7 3 (0.80%) Facebook
8 2 (0.53%) HubSpot
8 2 (0.53%) UiPath
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.27%) PayPal
9 1 (0.27%) Sage
9 1 (0.27%) SendGrid