Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 970 1021 1031
Rank change year-on-year +51 +10 +52
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 170 178 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.43% 0.53% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 139 149 184
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £81,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £51,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% -9.31% +20.00%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 39,296 33,875 24,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.11% 18.76% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31,597 27,879 21,031
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £29,900 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,650 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Heroku as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in the UK

Heroku
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Heroku in the UK

Heroku
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Heroku over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Heroku in the UK

Heroku
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 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
England +37 162 £67,500 +12.50% 49
London +33 132 £70,000 +16.67% 29
UK excluding London +25 30 £50,000 +8.11% 22
South East +35 20 £47,500 - 12
Midlands - 6 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands - 6 £50,000 - 2
North of England +20 3 £75,000 +58.73% 5
North West +34 2 £88,750 +211.40% 2
Yorkshire +21 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
South West +8 1 £37,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 with a requirement for Heroku.

1 107 (62.94%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (57.06%) JavaScript
3 62 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (36.47%) Ruby
4 56 (32.94%) Python
5 50 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 49 (28.82%) React
7 48 (28.24%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (24.12%) Web Development
8 41 (24.12%) CSS
9 38 (22.35%) Node.js
10 37 (21.76%) TDD
10 37 (21.76%) ES6
11 35 (20.59%) HTML
11 35 (20.59%) Redis
12 34 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 32 (18.82%) Front End Development
14 30 (17.65%) Java
14 30 (17.65%) SQL
15 28 (16.47%) Sass
16 27 (15.88%) REST
16 27 (15.88%) Salesforce.com
17 26 (15.29%) GitHub
18 25 (14.71%) Open Source
19 24 (14.12%) Scrum
20 23 (13.53%) DevOps
20 23 (13.53%) Microservices
21 22 (12.94%) Marketing
21 22 (12.94%) Redux
22 21 (12.35%) SaaS

Heroku
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.35%) Drupal
3 3 (1.76%) Apache
4 2 (1.18%) nginx
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (6.47%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 107 (62.94%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (15.29%) GitHub
3 21 (12.35%) SaaS
4 15 (8.82%) Serverless
5 14 (8.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (8.24%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (3.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 6 (3.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 5 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (1.76%) PaaS
9 1 (0.59%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.59%) Force.com
9 1 (0.59%) G Suite
9 1 (0.59%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.59%) IaaS
9 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.71%) Internet
2 6 (3.53%) CTI
3 3 (1.76%) Firewall
3 3 (1.76%) HTTP
3 3 (1.76%) Skype
4 1 (0.59%) BitTorrent
4 1 (0.59%) DNS
4 1 (0.59%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.24%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (20.59%) Redis
3 17 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.29%) Data Mining
5 7 (4.12%) Blockchain
6 6 (3.53%) Big Data
6 6 (3.53%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.94%) MySQL
7 5 (2.94%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.59%) Event Store
9 1 (0.59%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 34 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.65%) CircleCI
4 6 (3.53%) CasperJS
4 6 (3.53%) PhantomJS
5 5 (2.94%) Ant
5 5 (2.94%) Subversion
5 5 (2.94%) Travis CI
5 5 (2.94%) webpack
6 4 (2.35%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.35%) RSpec
7 3 (1.76%) Codeship
7 3 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.76%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.18%) Babel
8 2 (1.18%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.18%) GitLab
8 2 (1.18%) Selenium
9 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (12.94%) Marketing
2 11 (6.47%) Automotive
3 10 (5.88%) Finance
4 4 (2.35%) Law
5 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 2 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (52.94%) Developer
2 46 (27.06%) Full Stack Developer
3 30 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (15.29%) Ruby Developer
5 18 (10.59%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (8.82%) Architect
8 13 (7.65%) Node.js Developer
8 13 (7.65%) React Developer
8 13 (7.65%) Salesforce Architect
9 11 (6.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 9 (5.29%) AWS DevOps
11 9 (5.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 9 (5.29%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 8 (4.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 49 (28.82%) React
3 41 (24.12%) CSS
4 38 (22.35%) Node.js
5 35 (20.59%) HTML
6 28 (16.47%) Sass
7 27 (15.88%) REST
8 22 (12.94%) Redux
9 17 (10.00%) LESS
10 14 (8.24%) AngularJS
11 13 (7.65%) CSS3
11 13 (7.65%) HTML5
11 13 (7.65%) Spring
12 11 (6.47%) Express
12 11 (6.47%) jQuery
12 11 (6.47%) RESTful
13 10 (5.88%) Mongoose
14 9 (5.29%) Django
15 7 (4.12%) Ember.js
15 7 (4.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.41%) Fintech
2 12 (7.06%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.47%) User Experience
4 7 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.53%) IVR
6 5 (2.94%) NHS
7 3 (1.76%) Equities
7 3 (1.76%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.18%) Social Network
9 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.59%) Life Science
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.65%) Linux
2 7 (4.12%) Android
2 7 (4.12%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.76%) Unix
4 2 (1.18%) Debian
4 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (24.12%) Web Development
3 37 (21.76%) TDD
4 32 (18.82%) Front End Development
5 25 (14.71%) Open Source
6 24 (14.12%) Scrum
7 23 (13.53%) DevOps
7 23 (13.53%) Microservices
8 20 (11.76%) Analytics
8 20 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (11.18%) Unit Testing
10 18 (10.59%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 18 (10.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 16 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.24%) Configuration Management
15 13 (7.65%) API Development
15 13 (7.65%) BDD
15 13 (7.65%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 97 (57.06%) JavaScript
2 62 (36.47%) Ruby
3 56 (32.94%) Python
4 37 (21.76%) ES6
5 30 (17.65%) Java
5 30 (17.65%) SQL
6 12 (7.06%) TypeScript
7 10 (5.88%) PHP
8 9 (5.29%) Apex Code
9 8 (4.71%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (4.71%) Go
10 7 (4.12%) Kotlin
11 6 (3.53%) ES7
12 5 (2.94%) ActionScript
12 5 (2.94%) Scala
13 4 (2.35%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.35%) Elixir
14 3 (1.76%) C
14 3 (1.76%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (8.24%) AWS Certification
2 10 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 19 (11.18%) Docker
2 3 (1.76%) iptables
2 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (10.59%) Ansible
2 13 (7.65%) Kubernetes
3 12 (7.06%) Terraform
4 6 (3.53%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (2.94%) Kibana
5 5 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (15.88%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (2.94%) Informatica
2 5 (2.94%) Jitterbit
2 5 (2.94%) MuleSoft
3 4 (2.35%) Google
3 4 (2.35%) Oracle
4 3 (1.76%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.18%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.59%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.59%) Apple
6 1 (0.59%) New Relic
6 1 (0.59%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.59%) Splunk