Period
to 16 September 2021

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 16 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
England > London
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 435 438 660
Rank change year-on-year +3 +222 +46
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 316 53 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.35% 0.58% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 64
10th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £37,725
25th Percentile £66,250 £56,625 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £73,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.25% +13.46% -7.14%
75th Percentile £100,000 £84,688 £95,938
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £107,500
England median annual salary £73,750 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.00% +4.17% -7.69%

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 23,458 9,196 20,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.04% 43.23% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15,212 7,764 16,763
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £35,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £111,250 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 16 September 2021.

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 16 September 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
Central London -63 4 £87,500 +29.63% 2
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 London region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 190 (60.13%) JavaScript
2 180 (56.96%) PostgreSQL
3 179 (56.65%) Ruby
4 160 (50.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 144 (45.57%) AWS
6 137 (43.35%) Node.js
7 135 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
8 120 (37.97%) Software Engineering
8 120 (37.97%) Full Stack Development
9 112 (35.44%) React
10 102 (32.28%) TypeScript
11 96 (30.38%) Finance
12 93 (29.43%) Redis
13 91 (28.80%) User Experience
14 90 (28.48%) Git (software)
15 88 (27.85%) TDD
16 87 (27.53%) Test Automation
17 86 (27.22%) GitHub
18 83 (26.27%) Terraform
19 82 (25.95%) Vue.js
20 81 (25.63%) Python
21 79 (25.00%) DevOps
22 71 (22.47%) Pair Programming
23 66 (20.89%) CSS
24 64 (20.25%) Docker
24 64 (20.25%) ES6
25 63 (19.94%) GCP
25 63 (19.94%) Clean Code
26 61 (19.30%) Mentoring
26 61 (19.30%) RSpec

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 20 (6.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (5.38%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.95%) CMS
3 3 (0.95%) WordPress
4 2 (0.63%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.32%) SAS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.48%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 144 (45.57%) AWS
2 86 (27.22%) GitHub
3 63 (19.94%) GCP
4 53 (16.77%) SaaS
5 46 (14.56%) Amazon S3
6 42 (13.29%) Serverless
7 33 (10.44%) PaaS
8 31 (9.81%) Azure
9 30 (9.49%) AWS Lambda
10 26 (8.23%) Stripe
11 22 (6.96%) Basecamp
12 21 (6.65%) Amazon ECS
13 20 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
13 20 (6.33%) Amazon SQS
13 20 (6.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 20 (6.33%) CloudFront
13 20 (6.33%) IaaS
13 20 (6.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 19 (6.01%) Cloudflare
15 13 (4.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.53%) CTI
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (56.96%) PostgreSQL
2 93 (29.43%) Redis
3 40 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 31 (9.81%) NoSQL
5 22 (6.96%) Amazon Aurora
6 20 (6.33%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (5.06%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (3.80%) Metadata
9 9 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.22%) MySQL
11 5 (1.58%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 90 (28.48%) Git (software)
2 61 (19.30%) RSpec
3 49 (15.51%) CircleCI
4 43 (13.61%) webpack
5 30 (9.49%) Cypress.io
5 30 (9.49%) Mocha
6 25 (7.91%) Capybara
7 22 (6.96%) Pivotal Tracker
8 18 (5.70%) JIRA
9 12 (3.80%) git-flow
9 12 (3.80%) Sinon.JS
10 5 (1.58%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.63%) Subversion
11 2 (0.63%) TestCafe
12 1 (0.32%) Babel
12 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.32%) JHipster
12 1 (0.32%) Storybook
General
1 96 (30.38%) Finance
2 40 (12.66%) Social Skills
3 33 (10.44%) Games
3 33 (10.44%) Marketing
4 28 (8.86%) Public Sector
5 24 (7.59%) Banking
6 21 (6.65%) Legal
6 21 (6.65%) Presentation Skills
7 20 (6.33%) Local Government
7 20 (6.33%) Publishing
8 17 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (3.48%) Billing
10 9 (2.85%) Electronics
11 7 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.90%) Retail
13 5 (1.58%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 88 (27.85%) Developer
2 87 (27.53%) Software Engineer
3 54 (17.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 33 (10.44%) Full Stack Developer
5 25 (7.91%) Python Engineer
6 23 (7.28%) Backend Developer
7 22 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 18 (5.70%) Lead Software Engineer
9 16 (5.06%) Games Developer
10 14 (4.43%) React Developer
11 13 (4.11%) Ruby Developer
12 12 (3.80%) JavaScript Engineer
12 12 (3.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Senior React Developer
12 12 (3.80%) Technical Leader
13 9 (2.85%) Software Developer
14 8 (2.53%) Architect
14 8 (2.53%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.53%) Salesforce Architect
15 7 (2.22%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (50.63%) Ruby on Rails
2 137 (43.35%) Node.js
3 112 (35.44%) React
4 82 (25.95%) Vue.js
5 66 (20.89%) CSS
6 58 (18.35%) Django
7 51 (16.14%) GraphQL
8 41 (12.97%) AngularJS
9 40 (12.66%) Sass
10 35 (11.08%) Jest
11 32 (10.13%) Express
12 31 (9.81%) React Native
13 28 (8.86%) Sidekiq
13 28 (8.86%) Web Services
14 24 (7.59%) REST
14 24 (7.59%) RESTful
15 23 (7.28%) Redux
16 21 (6.65%) .NET
17 20 (6.33%) .NET Core
17 20 (6.33%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 91 (28.80%) User Experience
2 32 (10.13%) Blog
3 31 (9.81%) Mobile App
4 29 (9.18%) Virtual Team
5 22 (6.96%) Cloud Native
6 20 (6.33%) Legacy Systems
7 16 (5.06%) Client/Server
7 16 (5.06%) Mobile Games
7 16 (5.06%) Online Games
7 16 (5.06%) Social Gaming
8 12 (3.80%) Cyberattack
8 12 (3.80%) Video\Live Streaming
9 11 (3.48%) Social Media
10 9 (2.85%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.85%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (2.53%) IVR
11 8 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.58%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.96%) Unix
2 15 (4.75%) Android
3 13 (4.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (37.97%) Full Stack Development
2 120 (37.97%) Software Engineering
3 88 (27.85%) TDD
4 87 (27.53%) Test Automation
5 79 (25.00%) DevOps
6 71 (22.47%) Pair Programming
7 63 (19.94%) Clean Code
8 61 (19.30%) Mentoring
9 59 (18.67%) Open Source
10 56 (17.72%) Coaching
11 54 (17.09%) E-Commerce
12 45 (14.24%) Computer Science
13 41 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (12.97%) Problem-Solving
14 38 (12.03%) Microservices
15 37 (11.71%) Scrum
16 36 (11.39%) Kanban
17 35 (11.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 190 (60.13%) JavaScript
2 179 (56.65%) Ruby
3 102 (32.28%) TypeScript
4 81 (25.63%) Python
5 64 (20.25%) ES6
6 48 (15.19%) Elm
7 37 (11.71%) SQL
8 26 (8.23%) Clojure
9 21 (6.65%) C#
9 21 (6.65%) Java
10 19 (6.01%) Go
11 13 (4.11%) Elixir
11 13 (4.11%) Scala
12 12 (3.80%) C
12 12 (3.80%) ES7
12 12 (3.80%) ES8
12 12 (3.80%) Haskell
12 12 (3.80%) Lua
12 12 (3.80%) PHP
12 12 (3.80%) Rust
Qualifications
1 45 (14.24%) Degree
2 29 (9.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 64 (20.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 83 (26.27%) Terraform
2 55 (17.41%) Kubernetes
3 12 (3.80%) Bugsnag
3 12 (3.80%) Grafana
4 5 (1.58%) Puppet
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (7.91%) Google
2 21 (6.65%) New Relic
3 13 (4.11%) Netlify
4 11 (3.48%) Apple
4 11 (3.48%) GoCardless
5 9 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.63%) HubSpot
6 2 (0.63%) IFS
6 2 (0.63%) UiPath
7 1 (0.32%) PayPal