Period
to 23 February 2018

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

Heroku
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 866 878 892
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 +60
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 45 48 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.044% 0.047% 0.095%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.24% 0.38% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 101
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £23,650 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% +15.79%

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 18,955 12,610 11,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 18.62% 12.34% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15,585 10,465 9,169
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 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
South East +3 14 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West +18 13 £46,000 -23.33% 2
North of England +2 6 £30,000 -58.62% 3
North West -13 6 £30,000 -58.62% 3
East of England +3 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Scotland -36 5 £23,500 -38.16% 3
Midlands -5 1 £37,500 -6.25% 5
West Midlands -20 1 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 33 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
4 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (33.33%) Web Development
6 15 (33.33%) SQL
6 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (33.33%) React
7 14 (31.11%) Python
8 12 (26.67%) Scrum
8 12 (26.67%) TDD
8 12 (26.67%) JSON
8 12 (26.67%) JIRA
8 12 (26.67%) DevOps
8 12 (26.67%) GitHub
9 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
9 11 (24.44%) Node.js
9 11 (24.44%) Web Services
10 10 (22.22%) MySQL
10 10 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 10 (22.22%) RESTful
10 10 (22.22%) Ruby
10 10 (22.22%) Google
11 9 (20.00%) Marketing
11 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 9 (20.00%) HTML
11 9 (20.00%) Java
11 9 (20.00%) CSS

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 (13.33%) Confluence
1 6 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 5 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
1 1 (2.22%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.22%) Shopify
1 1 (2.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 33 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (26.67%) GitHub
4 9 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (17.78%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (17.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (17.78%) SaaS
6 7 (15.56%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (11.11%) Amazon S3
7 5 (11.11%) G Suite
7 5 (11.11%) PaaS
7 5 (11.11%) Slack
8 4 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (8.89%) DigitalOcean
9 3 (6.67%) IaaS
9 3 (6.67%) npm
9 3 (6.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (4.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (4.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (22.22%) MySQL
3 6 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (13.33%) MySQL Workbench
3 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.11%) Redis
5 2 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) JIRA
3 6 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (8.89%) webpack
5 3 (6.67%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.44%) gulp
6 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.44%) Mocha
6 2 (4.44%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.00%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Junior
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Salesforce Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Django Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Salesforce Architect
8 2 (4.44%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) React
2 12 (26.67%) JSON
3 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
3 11 (24.44%) Node.js
3 11 (24.44%) Web Services
4 10 (22.22%) RESTful
5 9 (20.00%) CSS
5 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) REST
7 6 (13.33%) CSS3
7 6 (13.33%) Django
7 6 (13.33%) HTML5
7 6 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (13.33%) Visualforce
7 6 (13.33%) XML
8 5 (11.11%) Kafka
9 4 (8.89%) jQuery
9 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.89%) Spring
10 3 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.44%) Social Network
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Web Development
3 12 (26.67%) DevOps
3 12 (26.67%) Scrum
3 12 (26.67%) TDD
4 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.33%) MVC
6 6 (13.33%) Pair Programming
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 5 (11.11%) Open Source
7 5 (11.11%) Server Patching
7 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 4 (8.89%) API Design
8 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.89%) SOA
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (31.11%) Python
4 10 (22.22%) Ruby
5 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (13.33%) Apex Code
7 5 (11.11%) C#
7 5 (11.11%) GraphQL
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 4 (8.89%) ES6
9 2 (4.44%) ES7
9 2 (4.44%) Go
10 1 (2.22%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) vCloud
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Ansible
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Google
1 10 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.44%) Mercator
2 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.22%) Demandware
3 1 (2.22%) Facebook
3 1 (2.22%) hybris
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) WooCommerce