Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
England > South East
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 420 487 560
Rank change year-on-year +67 +73 -21
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 34 25 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.093% 0.060%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.51% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 20
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £94,375 £69,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%

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 6,634 6,652 6,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.16% 24.86% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,661 5,611 5,545
Median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Heroku as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Heroku in the South East.

Salary trend for Heroku in the South East

Heroku
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Heroku in the South East over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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
Berkshire +38 20 £90,000 +50.00% 1
Thames Valley +37 20 £90,000 +63.64% 2
Surrey +53 10 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Kent +19 2 £52,500 -4.55%
Hampshire - 2 £63,700 -
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 33 (97.06%) AWS
2 28 (82.35%) Ruby
3 24 (70.59%) Ruby on Rails
4 23 (67.65%) React
5 19 (55.88%) TDD
5 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
6 18 (52.94%) Scala
6 18 (52.94%) Node.js
6 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (50.00%) Redis
7 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (47.06%) Kotlin
8 16 (47.06%) Terraform
9 15 (44.12%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 15 (44.12%) Data-Driven Decision Making
9 15 (44.12%) Decision-Making
9 15 (44.12%) Sidekiq
9 15 (44.12%) RESTful
9 15 (44.12%) Computer Science
10 14 (41.18%) Finance
11 11 (32.35%) DevOps
12 10 (29.41%) Fintech
12 10 (29.41%) Java
13 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
14 7 (20.59%) Code Coverage
14 7 (20.59%) Issue Tracking
14 7 (20.59%) People Management
14 7 (20.59%) Product Roadmap

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 3 (8.82%) Apache Spark
1 3 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 33 (97.06%) AWS
2 5 (14.71%) Azure
3 3 (8.82%) PaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Amazon Cognito
4 2 (5.88%) GCP
5 1 (2.94%) Akamai
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.94%) AWS CodeBuild
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.94%) AWS Step Functions
5 1 (2.94%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (2.94%) Cloudflare
5 1 (2.94%) Route 53
5 1 (2.94%) SaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Serverless
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) AMQP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) SSH
2 1 (2.94%) tcpdump
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 17 (50.00%) Redis
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Mocha
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Lead Developer
2 7 (20.59%) React Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Database Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Database Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Database Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Web Architect
6 1 (2.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Junior Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) Ruby on Rails
2 23 (67.65%) React
3 18 (52.94%) Node.js
4 15 (44.12%) RESTful
4 15 (44.12%) Sidekiq
5 6 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (11.76%) .NET
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) Kafka
7 3 (8.82%) React Native
7 3 (8.82%) Samza
7 3 (8.82%) Spring
8 2 (5.88%) JMS
8 2 (5.88%) REST
9 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.94%) GraphQL
9 1 (2.94%) Memcached
9 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) TDD
2 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Computer Science
4 15 (44.12%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 15 (44.12%) Data-Driven Decision Making
4 15 (44.12%) Decision-Making
5 11 (32.35%) DevOps
6 10 (29.41%) Fintech
7 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (20.59%) Code Coverage
8 7 (20.59%) Issue Tracking
8 7 (20.59%) People Management
8 7 (20.59%) Product Roadmap
8 7 (20.59%) Progressive Web App
8 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.71%) Machine Learning
10 4 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (8.82%) Analytics
11 3 (8.82%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) Ruby
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 18 (52.94%) Scala
4 16 (47.06%) Kotlin
5 10 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (14.71%) Go
6 5 (14.71%) Python
7 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
1 3 (8.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Terraform
2 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Consul
3 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Packer
3 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com