Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 898 911 866
Rank change year-on-year +13 -45 +103
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 31 50 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.031% 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.40% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 106
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £58,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.40% +13.64% +8.37%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 17571 12380 10306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 17.40% 11.46% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14512 10203 8492
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in the UK excluding London

Heroku
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Heroku in the UK excluding London

Heroku
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Heroku in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Heroku in the UK excluding London

Heroku
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
South East +24 9 £47,500 -13.64%
North of England +14 7 £44,750 -38.28%
Scotland -23 5 £23,500 -38.16% 2
East of England +7 4 £60,000 +4.35% 2
South West -1 4 £25,000 -65.52% 1
North West -5 4 £28,500 -60.69%
Yorkshire +28 3 £60,000 -17.24%
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Heroku also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 28 (90.32%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (41.94%) Web Development
4 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) DevOps
5 12 (38.71%) React
6 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
6 10 (32.26%) Node.js
7 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
7 8 (25.81%) Ruby
7 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 8 (25.81%) Python
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Java
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (22.58%) Docker
8 7 (22.58%) Google
8 7 (22.58%) GitHub
9 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
9 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 6 (19.35%) CSS
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (19.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (16.13%) Ansible
10 5 (16.13%) IaaS
10 5 (16.13%) Relational Database

Heroku
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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 6 (19.35%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
2 4 (12.90%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 28 (90.32%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (22.58%) GitHub
3 7 (22.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (19.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (16.13%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (16.13%) IaaS
5 5 (16.13%) PaaS
5 5 (16.13%) SaaS
6 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
7 3 (9.68%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (6.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (6.45%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (6.45%) CloudFront
8 2 (6.45%) npm
8 2 (6.45%) Serverless
8 2 (6.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) webpack
3 3 (9.68%) Travis CI
4 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.45%) gulp
4 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.45%) Mocha
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Automotive
1 2 (6.45%) Games
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Junior
7 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Developer
8 2 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Junior DevOps
9 1 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) React
2 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
2 10 (32.26%) Node.js
3 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) RESTful
5 4 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (12.90%) Spring
6 3 (9.68%) Django
6 3 (9.68%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) LAMP
6 3 (9.68%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) Kafka
7 2 (6.45%) PhoneGap
7 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Android
3 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (41.94%) Web Development
2 12 (38.71%) DevOps
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) API Design
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Microservices
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Server Patching
7 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) Ruby
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.90%) ES6
4 4 (12.90%) GraphQL
4 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (6.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 3 (9.68%) vCloud
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Mercator
2 2 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) VMware