Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 491 478 662
Rank change year-on-year -13 +184 +30
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 243 50 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.98% 0.46% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 53
10th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £75,000 £53,750 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £81,250 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +30.00% - -10.71%
75th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £112,500 - £104,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +4.17% -2.04% -12.50%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 24,746 10,977 19,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.11% 44.84% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16,428 9,479 16,252
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £103,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in London

Heroku
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Heroku in London

Heroku
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Heroku in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Heroku in London

Heroku
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -47 5 £72,500 +16.00% 6
East London - 2 £55,000 - 1
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 153 (62.96%) Ruby
2 145 (59.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 141 (58.02%) AWS
4 140 (57.61%) PostgreSQL
5 134 (55.14%) JavaScript
6 112 (46.09%) Software Engineering
7 105 (43.21%) Node.js
8 102 (41.98%) Full Stack Development
9 91 (37.45%) TypeScript
10 90 (37.04%) Redis
11 86 (35.39%) GitHub
12 74 (30.45%) DevOps
13 72 (29.63%) Vue.js
13 72 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
14 70 (28.81%) Python
15 69 (28.40%) Docker
15 69 (28.40%) CI/CD
16 66 (27.16%) React
17 62 (25.51%) CircleCI
18 60 (24.69%) Test Automation
19 59 (24.28%) RSpec
20 55 (22.63%) Mentoring
21 49 (20.16%) Git (software)
22 47 (19.34%) Finance
23 45 (18.52%) GraphQL
24 44 (18.11%) Jest
25 43 (17.70%) SaaS
26 40 (16.46%) Marketing
26 40 (16.46%) Microservices
27 39 (16.05%) NoSQL

Heroku
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 27 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.06%) CMS
3 2 (0.82%) Ethereum
3 2 (0.82%) WordPress
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Shopify
2 2 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 141 (58.02%) AWS
2 86 (35.39%) GitHub
3 43 (17.70%) SaaS
4 21 (8.64%) GCP
5 18 (7.41%) Stripe
6 17 (7.00%) GitHub Actions
7 16 (6.58%) Amazon S3
7 16 (6.58%) Basecamp
8 13 (5.35%) Serverless
9 11 (4.53%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (4.53%) Azure
9 11 (4.53%) Cloudflare
10 8 (3.29%) Slack
11 7 (2.88%) Dropbox
11 7 (2.88%) PaaS
12 5 (2.06%) Datadog
12 5 (2.06%) Logz.io
13 4 (1.65%) Amazon EKS
13 4 (1.65%) Fastly
13 4 (1.65%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (57.61%) PostgreSQL
2 90 (37.04%) Redis
3 39 (16.05%) NoSQL
4 35 (14.40%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.58%) Amazon Aurora
6 15 (6.17%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.70%) MySQL
8 8 (3.29%) Neo4j
9 7 (2.88%) Metadata
10 6 (2.47%) Presto
11 4 (1.65%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 62 (25.51%) CircleCI
2 59 (24.28%) RSpec
3 49 (20.16%) Git (software)
4 33 (13.58%) Capybara
5 22 (9.05%) Cypress.io
5 22 (9.05%) webpack
6 16 (6.58%) Pivotal Tracker
7 11 (4.53%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.53%) JIRA
8 7 (2.88%) Mocha
9 6 (2.47%) git-flow
10 5 (2.06%) Snyk
11 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.82%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.82%) Storybook
13 1 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 47 (19.34%) Finance
2 40 (16.46%) Marketing
3 29 (11.93%) Social Skills
4 21 (8.64%) Automotive
5 16 (6.58%) Billing
6 15 (6.17%) Games
7 13 (5.35%) Telecoms
8 11 (4.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (4.53%) Publishing
9 8 (3.29%) Banking
10 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.65%) Retail
12 2 (0.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 70 (28.81%) Software Engineer
2 43 (17.70%) Developer
3 29 (11.93%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (8.64%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (5.76%) Senior Developer
6 11 (4.53%) Lead Developer
7 10 (4.12%) Python Engineer
7 10 (4.12%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 8 (3.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 7 (2.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (2.88%) JavaScript Engineer
10 6 (2.47%) Ruby Engineer
10 6 (2.47%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.06%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.06%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (2.06%) Mobile Engineer
11 5 (2.06%) Principal Developer
11 5 (2.06%) Principal Java Developer
11 5 (2.06%) Python Developer
12 4 (1.65%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (59.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 105 (43.21%) Node.js
3 72 (29.63%) Vue.js
4 66 (27.16%) React
5 45 (18.52%) GraphQL
6 44 (18.11%) Jest
7 37 (15.23%) Django
8 35 (14.40%) Sidekiq
9 33 (13.58%) REST
10 29 (11.93%) Express
10 29 (11.93%) React Native
11 21 (8.64%) Sequelize
11 21 (8.64%) Vuex
12 19 (7.82%) Sass
13 18 (7.41%) CSS
14 17 (7.00%) RESTful
15 16 (6.58%) HTML
16 15 (6.17%) Nuxt
16 15 (6.17%) RabbitMQ
17 14 (5.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.76%) Virtual Team
2 23 (9.47%) Mobile App
2 23 (9.47%) User Experience
3 16 (6.58%) Cloud Native
4 15 (6.17%) Legacy Systems
5 12 (4.94%) Blog
6 5 (2.06%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.65%) Mobile Games
7 4 (1.65%) Online Games
7 4 (1.65%) Social Gaming
8 2 (0.82%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.82%) Contactless
8 2 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.82%) Legacy Code
8 2 (0.82%) Web3
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.41%) IVR
9 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.88%) Linux
2 18 (7.41%) Unix
3 5 (2.06%) Android
3 5 (2.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (46.09%) Software Engineering
2 102 (41.98%) Full Stack Development
3 74 (30.45%) DevOps
4 72 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (28.40%) CI/CD
6 60 (24.69%) Test Automation
7 55 (22.63%) Mentoring
8 40 (16.46%) Microservices
9 37 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (12.35%) TDD
11 27 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 27 (11.11%) Fintech
11 27 (11.11%) Open Source
12 24 (9.88%) Analytics
12 24 (9.88%) Pair Programming
13 23 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (8.64%) Computer Science
14 21 (8.64%) Product Roadmap
15 20 (8.23%) Data-Driven Decision Making
16 19 (7.82%) User Research
Programming Languages
1 153 (62.96%) Ruby
2 134 (55.14%) JavaScript
3 91 (37.45%) TypeScript
4 70 (28.81%) Python
5 30 (12.35%) SQL
6 22 (9.05%) Java
7 14 (5.76%) Go
8 12 (4.94%) ES6
9 11 (4.53%) Elm
10 9 (3.70%) C
11 6 (2.47%) Clojure
11 6 (2.47%) ES7
11 6 (2.47%) ES8
11 6 (2.47%) Scala
12 5 (2.06%) Java 11
13 3 (1.23%) PHP
13 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.82%) Solidity
15 1 (0.41%) Bash
15 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (8.64%) Degree
2 17 (7.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.53%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) Accessibility
System Software
1 69 (28.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (12.35%) Terraform
2 18 (7.41%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.06%) Bugsnag
3 5 (2.06%) Puppet
4 2 (0.82%) Ansible
4 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (7.00%) New Relic
2 10 (4.12%) Google
3 7 (2.88%) GoCardless
4 5 (2.06%) Palantir
5 4 (1.65%) Apple
6 2 (0.82%) Netlify
6 2 (0.82%) Sage
6 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.82%) SendGrid
6 2 (0.82%) UiPath
7 1 (0.41%) PayPal
7 1 (0.41%) Twitter