Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 890 921
Rank change year-on-year +46 +31 0
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 45 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.048% 0.032% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 42
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -3.38% +21.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £68,600 £68,750
UK median annual salary £66,250 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +10.42% -4.00% +13.64%

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 20,134 15,937 11,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.32% 16.31% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16,405 13,257 9,864
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +32 33 £47,500 -22.45% 3
Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 3
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 3
North of England +3 2 £48,750 -18.75% 2
Yorkshire +12 1 £52,500 -12.50%
South West +5 1 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Scotland -10 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 £70,000 - 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Heroku
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
2 27 (60.00%) Java
3 26 (57.78%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (55.56%) React
5 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (46.67%) Web Development
7 20 (44.44%) Spring
8 17 (37.78%) Scrum
9 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 14 (31.11%) Python
11 13 (28.89%) Linux
12 12 (26.67%) SQL
12 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
13 11 (24.44%) GitHub
14 10 (22.22%) GraphQL
15 9 (20.00%) PHP
16 8 (17.78%) HTML
16 8 (17.78%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (17.78%) DevOps
16 8 (17.78%) SaaS
17 7 (15.56%) Apex Code
17 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
17 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
17 7 (15.56%) HTTP
17 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
17 7 (15.56%) Ruby
17 7 (15.56%) Ajax
17 7 (15.56%) MVC
17 7 (15.56%) Microservices

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%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Drupal
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (57.78%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (24.44%) GitHub
3 8 (17.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.22%) Boomi
4 1 (2.22%) Cloudflare
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
2 6 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) Redis
4 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.44%) GitLab
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.22%) Mocha
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Developer
2 26 (57.78%) Full Stack Developer
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Django Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Python Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Python/Django Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Linux Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Angular Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Architect
9 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Account Manager
10 1 (2.22%) Applications Support
10 1 (2.22%) Software Architect
10 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) React
2 20 (44.44%) Spring
3 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (22.22%) GraphQL
5 8 (17.78%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) Ajax
6 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (13.33%) Celery
7 6 (13.33%) Django
7 6 (13.33%) Memcached
7 6 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (8.89%) Spring Boot
9 2 (4.44%) CSS
9 2 (4.44%) CSS3
9 2 (4.44%) HTML5
9 2 (4.44%) Node.js
9 2 (4.44%) Web Services
10 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.22%) jQuery
10 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
1 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
1 6 (13.33%) Social Network
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Debian
3 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Web Development
3 17 (37.78%) Scrum
4 8 (17.78%) DevOps
5 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.56%) Microservices
5 7 (15.56%) MVC
6 6 (13.33%) CRM
6 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) Kanban
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (13.33%) Presales
6 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) Software Deployment
6 6 (13.33%) SOLID
6 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) Machine Learning
7 5 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
2 27 (60.00%) Java
3 14 (31.11%) Python
4 12 (26.67%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) PHP
6 7 (15.56%) Apex Code
6 7 (15.56%) Ruby
7 6 (13.33%) Perl
8 4 (8.89%) Kotlin
8 4 (8.89%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) Scala
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.22%) Dell
3 1 (2.22%) Informatica
3 1 (2.22%) Jitterbit
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft