Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 689 757 755
Rank change year-on-year +68 -2 +94
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 148 98 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 0.69% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 133 80 127
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £47,750 £36,250 £35,950
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,000 £92,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%

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 18,305 14,221 11,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.72% 19.27% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14,864 11,633 10,092
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in London

Heroku
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Heroku in London.

Salary trend for Heroku in London

Heroku
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Heroku in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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
Central London -2 35 £64,000 +16.36% 10
East London -6 7 £60,000 +15.38% 5
West London +20 4 £70,000 - 3
South London +1 3 £60,000 +41.18%
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 London region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 111 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 59 (39.86%) Python
4 54 (36.49%) PostgreSQL
4 54 (36.49%) Ruby
5 49 (33.11%) Node.js
6 46 (31.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 46 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (27.70%) CSS
7 41 (27.70%) Redis
7 41 (27.70%) GitHub
8 38 (25.68%) DevOps
9 37 (25.00%) Sass
10 36 (24.32%) React
11 34 (22.97%) REST
12 33 (22.30%) TDD
13 32 (21.62%) SQL
13 32 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
13 32 (21.62%) Ansible
14 31 (20.95%) HTML
15 30 (20.27%) Software Engineering
16 28 (18.92%) Unit Testing
17 27 (18.24%) Continuous Delivery
17 27 (18.24%) AWS Certification
17 27 (18.24%) AWS Lambda
17 27 (18.24%) Serverless
18 26 (17.57%) Microservices
18 26 (17.57%) Test Automation
19 25 (16.89%) AWS CloudFormation
20 24 (16.22%) Docker

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 32 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.73%) Mongoose
3 1 (0.68%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 111 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (27.70%) GitHub
3 27 (18.24%) AWS Lambda
3 27 (18.24%) Serverless
4 25 (16.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (10.81%) SaaS
6 8 (5.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (4.05%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (4.05%) DigitalOcean
8 4 (2.70%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.70%) Fastly
9 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.68%) npm
9 1 (0.68%) PaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Slack
9 1 (0.68%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) Firewall
2 4 (2.70%) Skype
3 3 (2.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.49%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (27.70%) Redis
3 11 (7.43%) Amazon Redshift
3 11 (7.43%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.08%) Big Data
4 9 (6.08%) Blockchain
5 7 (4.73%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.70%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.35%) MySQL
9 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (15.54%) CircleCI
1 23 (15.54%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.11%) Travis CI
3 11 (7.43%) PhantomJS
4 10 (6.76%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.08%) CasperJS
6 8 (5.41%) GitLab
6 8 (5.41%) webpack
7 6 (4.05%) JIRA
8 5 (3.38%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.70%) Selenium
9 4 (2.70%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.03%) Codeship
10 3 (2.03%) RSpec
11 2 (1.35%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.35%) Grunt
11 2 (1.35%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.35%) Mocha
11 2 (1.35%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.35%) WATIR
General
1 23 (15.54%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Marketing
3 6 (4.05%) Banking
4 3 (2.03%) Publishing
4 3 (2.03%) Retail
5 2 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (45.27%) Developer
2 26 (17.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (17.57%) Senior Developer
3 25 (16.89%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (12.16%) Ruby Developer
5 17 (11.49%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Platform Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Node.js Developer
8 10 (6.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 10 (6.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 9 (6.08%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Ruby Developer
10 8 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (5.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Lead Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.05%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (33.11%) Node.js
2 46 (31.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 41 (27.70%) CSS
4 37 (25.00%) Sass
5 36 (24.32%) React
6 34 (22.97%) REST
7 31 (20.95%) HTML
8 15 (10.14%) Redux
9 14 (9.46%) Web Services
10 13 (8.78%) CSS3
10 13 (8.78%) HTML5
10 13 (8.78%) LESS
11 12 (8.11%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.11%) jQuery
12 10 (6.76%) Action Cable
12 10 (6.76%) JSON
12 10 (6.76%) Memcached
13 8 (5.41%) Express
13 8 (5.41%) GraphQL
14 7 (4.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.51%) User Experience
2 15 (10.14%) Fintech
3 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.41%) NHS
4 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.70%) Semantic Web
6 3 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.76%) Linux
2 9 (6.08%) Android
2 9 (6.08%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.41%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.68%) DevOps
3 33 (22.30%) TDD
4 30 (20.27%) Software Engineering
5 28 (18.92%) Unit Testing
6 27 (18.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (17.57%) Microservices
7 26 (17.57%) Test Automation
8 24 (16.22%) Configuration Management
8 24 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (14.86%) Front End Development
10 20 (13.51%) IT Strategy
11 16 (10.81%) Artificial Intelligence
12 15 (10.14%) Analytics
13 14 (9.46%) IT Governance
13 14 (9.46%) Pair Programming
13 14 (9.46%) Project Management
13 14 (9.46%) Supplier Management
14 13 (8.78%) Web Development
15 12 (8.11%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 70 (47.30%) JavaScript
2 59 (39.86%) Python
3 54 (36.49%) Ruby
4 32 (21.62%) SQL
5 15 (10.14%) CoffeeScript
6 14 (9.46%) Java
7 11 (7.43%) ES6
8 10 (6.76%) ActionScript
9 6 (4.05%) ClojureScript
10 4 (2.70%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.03%) Elixir
12 2 (1.35%) ES7
12 2 (1.35%) Go
12 2 (1.35%) PHP
13 1 (0.68%) Clojure
13 1 (0.68%) ES8
13 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (18.24%) AWS Certification
2 12 (8.11%) Degree
3 4 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.16%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (16.22%) Docker
2 7 (4.73%) iptables
3 4 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (21.62%) Ansible
2 16 (10.81%) Terraform
3 15 (10.14%) Kubernetes
4 10 (6.76%) Kibana
5 8 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.70%) Grafana
6 4 (2.70%) Graphite
7 1 (0.68%) Puppet
7 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (6.08%) New Relic
2 6 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.35%) Capita
3 2 (1.35%) Fujitsu
3 2 (1.35%) Google
3 2 (1.35%) Rollbar
3 2 (1.35%) Splunk
4 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.68%) Facebook
4 1 (0.68%) Marketo
4 1 (0.68%) SAP
4 1 (0.68%) Twitter