Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
England > London
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 658 691 781
Rank change year-on-year +33 +90 +72
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 169 121 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.96% 1.00% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 142 106 110
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,625 £91,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +41.18%

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 17,620 12,091 11,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.17% 17.62% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14,593 10,152 9,551
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -1 37 £60,000 +9.09% 9
East London +22 18 £60,000 -29.41% 6
West London +26 3 £70,000 - 2
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 100 (59.17%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (57.99%) PostgreSQL
3 77 (45.56%) Redis
4 75 (44.38%) GitHub
5 74 (43.79%) JavaScript
6 66 (39.05%) Ruby
7 62 (36.69%) Ruby on Rails
8 51 (30.18%) Node.js
9 49 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (28.40%) CSS
10 48 (28.40%) Python
10 48 (28.40%) Elasticsearch
11 41 (24.26%) HTML
12 39 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 36 (21.30%) Sass
13 36 (21.30%) Project Management
14 35 (20.71%) React
15 31 (18.34%) Finance
16 30 (17.75%) TDD
17 29 (17.16%) SQL
17 29 (17.16%) Analytics
18 26 (15.38%) Docker
18 26 (15.38%) Unit Testing
19 24 (14.20%) AngularJS
19 24 (14.20%) Software Engineering
19 24 (14.20%) Java
19 24 (14.20%) Codeship
20 23 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
21 22 (13.02%) User Experience
21 22 (13.02%) HTML5

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 48 (28.40%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.59%) Apache
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.59%) Drupal
2 1 (0.59%) Mongoose
2 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 100 (59.17%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (44.38%) GitHub
3 22 (13.02%) Slack
4 21 (12.43%) Coveralls
4 21 (12.43%) Zube
5 18 (10.65%) AWS Lambda
5 18 (10.65%) DigitalOcean
5 18 (10.65%) Serverless
6 14 (8.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (7.10%) SaaS
8 9 (5.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (4.14%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (1.78%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.78%) Fastly
11 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.59%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.59%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) HTTP
2 3 (1.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (57.99%) PostgreSQL
2 77 (45.56%) Redis
3 12 (7.10%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (2.96%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.37%) Big Data
5 4 (2.37%) MySQL
6 3 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.78%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.59%) GIS
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.20%) Codeship
3 21 (12.43%) Code Climate
4 20 (11.83%) CircleCI
5 14 (8.28%) Bitbucket
6 11 (6.51%) JIRA
7 10 (5.92%) GitLab
7 10 (5.92%) Selenium
8 8 (4.73%) webpack
9 7 (4.14%) PhantomJS
10 6 (3.55%) Travis CI
11 5 (2.96%) CasperJS
11 5 (2.96%) Grunt
12 4 (2.37%) gulp
12 4 (2.37%) Jasmine
12 4 (2.37%) RSpec
13 3 (1.78%) Bower
13 3 (1.78%) Pivotal Tracker
14 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.18%) Mocha
General
1 31 (18.34%) Finance
2 22 (13.02%) Banking
3 18 (10.65%) Retail
4 14 (8.28%) Advertising
5 5 (2.96%) Marketing
6 4 (2.37%) Back Office
7 3 (1.78%) Publishing
8 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.59%) Electronics
9 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.59%) Law
9 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 115 (68.05%) Developer
2 60 (35.50%) Senior Developer
3 47 (27.81%) Full Stack Developer
4 36 (21.30%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 25 (14.79%) Ruby Developer
6 19 (11.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (10.06%) Lead Developer
8 15 (8.88%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 13 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (7.10%) Backend Developer
11 11 (6.51%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 11 (6.51%) Senior Backend Developer
12 10 (5.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 9 (5.33%) Software Engineer
14 8 (4.73%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (4.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 8 (4.73%) Platform Engineer
15 7 (4.14%) Applications Developer
15 7 (4.14%) Web Applications Developer
15 7 (4.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (36.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 51 (30.18%) Node.js
3 48 (28.40%) CSS
4 41 (24.26%) HTML
5 36 (21.30%) Sass
6 35 (20.71%) React
7 24 (14.20%) AngularJS
8 22 (13.02%) HTML5
8 22 (13.02%) jQuery
9 21 (12.43%) Sidekiq
10 20 (11.83%) CSS3
11 18 (10.65%) REST
12 14 (8.28%) Web Services
13 13 (7.69%) LESS
14 10 (5.92%) Redux
15 8 (4.73%) D3.js
16 7 (4.14%) GraphQL
16 7 (4.14%) Zurb Foundation
17 6 (3.55%) JSON
17 6 (3.55%) Semantic UI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) User Experience
2 15 (8.88%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.51%) Fintech
4 6 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.37%) NHS
6 3 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.59%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.59%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.51%) Linux
2 9 (5.33%) Ubuntu
3 8 (4.73%) Unix
4 4 (2.37%) Android
4 4 (2.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.30%) Project Management
3 30 (17.75%) TDD
4 29 (17.16%) Analytics
5 26 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 24 (14.20%) Software Engineering
7 23 (13.61%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (12.43%) DevOps
9 20 (11.83%) Test Automation
10 19 (11.24%) Web Development
11 17 (10.06%) Microservices
12 16 (9.47%) Scrum
13 15 (8.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (8.88%) IT Governance
13 15 (8.88%) Supplier Management
14 14 (8.28%) Configuration Management
14 14 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.28%) Machine Learning
15 13 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
16 12 (7.10%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.79%) JavaScript
2 66 (39.05%) Ruby
3 48 (28.40%) Python
4 29 (17.16%) SQL
5 24 (14.20%) Java
6 18 (10.65%) PHP
7 17 (10.06%) ClojureScript
8 7 (4.14%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (2.37%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.37%) ES6
10 3 (1.78%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.18%) ES7
12 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.59%) C#
12 1 (0.59%) C++
12 1 (0.59%) Elixir
12 1 (0.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (11.24%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.18%) Degree
3 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.24%) QA
System Software
1 26 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.88%) Ansible
2 9 (5.33%) Terraform
3 7 (4.14%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.37%) Kibana
5 3 (1.78%) Grafana
5 3 (1.78%) Graphite
6 2 (1.18%) Puppet
7 1 (0.59%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (5.33%) New Relic
2 8 (4.73%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.78%) Twitter
4 2 (1.18%) Rollbar
5 1 (0.59%) Apigee
5 1 (0.59%) Facebook
5 1 (0.59%) Google
5 1 (0.59%) Marketo
5 1 (0.59%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.59%) SAP
5 1 (0.59%) Splunk