Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
England > South East
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 504 546 535
Rank change year-on-year +42 -11 +79
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 16 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.054% 0.056%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.25% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 13
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,750 £42,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,250 £68,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -

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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,303 6,456 4,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.57% 20.38% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,320 5,333 3,770
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Heroku as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in the South East

Heroku
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Heroku in the South East

Heroku
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Heroku in the South East over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Heroku in the South East

Heroku
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. 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
Thames Valley +53 14 £55,000 +15.79%
Berkshire +14 8 £60,000 -22.58%
Oxfordshire +34 6 £55,000 +15.79%
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 13 (81.25%) React
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (50.00%) Spring
4 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (50.00%) REST
4 8 (50.00%) Redis
4 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 8 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 8 (50.00%) Kotlin
4 8 (50.00%) GraphQL
5 7 (43.75%) DevOps
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) PHP
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) Ruby
6 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) User Experience
7 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
7 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Code Coverage
8 4 (25.00%) BDD

Heroku
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Akamai
3 1 (6.25%) BrowserStack
3 1 (6.25%) Cloudflare
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (50.00%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) TestRail
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Backend Developer
7 2 (12.50%) React Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
8 1 (6.25%) Administrator
8 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Junior Architect
8 1 (6.25%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Backend Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
8 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
8 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) React
2 8 (50.00%) GraphQL
2 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (50.00%) REST
2 8 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Debian
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
1 1 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Kotlin
2 8 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) Python
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Apple
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.25%) Facebook
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com