Period
to 15 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 900 989 1053
Rank change year-on-year +89 +64 +33
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 196 211 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.47% 0.52% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 173 186 123
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £94,750 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -18.18%

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 41,708 40,633 28,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.03% 23.68% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33,718 33,138 24,013
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -2.27%

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 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Heroku in the UK

Heroku
Top 12 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 June 2019. 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 +53 183 £60,000 - 4
UK excluding London +96 98 £55,000 +15.79% 4
London +28 85 £67,500 +3.85%
South East +37 38 £60,000 +26.32% 1
North of England +50 29 £75,000 +76.47% 1
North West +55 28 £75,000 +76.47% 1
East of England +86 13 £55,000 -8.33%
Midlands +47 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands +41 11 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West +17 6 £52,500 +14.13% 1
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, 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.

1 145 (73.98%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 76 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
5 71 (36.22%) React
6 65 (33.16%) Redis
7 64 (32.65%) Node.js
8 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 58 (29.59%) DevOps
9 57 (29.08%) Git (software)
9 57 (29.08%) Salesforce.com
10 56 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 49 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
12 47 (23.98%) Docker
13 45 (22.96%) TDD
13 45 (22.96%) Ruby
14 42 (21.43%) Python
15 41 (20.92%) Linux
16 40 (20.41%) Java
17 39 (19.90%) TypeScript
18 37 (18.88%) GraphQL
19 36 (18.37%) Test Automation
20 35 (17.86%) NoSQL
21 33 (16.84%) MySQL
22 32 (16.33%) Marketing
22 32 (16.33%) Spring
23 30 (15.31%) Finance
23 30 (15.31%) Kotlin
24 29 (14.80%) CSS
24 29 (14.80%) HTML

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 49 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (8.67%) nginx
3 15 (7.65%) OpenStack
4 14 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
5 11 (5.61%) CloudStack
5 11 (5.61%) CMS
5 11 (5.61%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.10%) Drupal
7 8 (4.08%) Confluence
8 6 (3.06%) WordPress
9 5 (2.55%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.51%) IIS
10 1 (0.51%) Jetty
10 1 (0.51%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 145 (73.98%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (29.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (14.80%) GitHub
4 22 (11.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (10.71%) SaaS
6 14 (7.14%) DigitalOcean
6 14 (7.14%) PaaS
6 14 (7.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 12 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (5.61%) IaaS
9 7 (3.57%) Serverless
10 6 (3.06%) Fastly
10 6 (3.06%) MailChimp
10 6 (3.06%) Mailgun
11 5 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (2.04%) Engine Yard
13 3 (1.53%) Cloudflare
14 2 (1.02%) BrowserStack
14 2 (1.02%) npm
14 2 (1.02%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.63%) Firewall
2 10 (5.10%) VPN
3 6 (3.06%) GoToMeeting
3 6 (3.06%) Skype
3 6 (3.06%) SSH
4 1 (0.51%) AMQP
4 1 (0.51%) CTI
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
2 65 (33.16%) Redis
3 35 (17.86%) NoSQL
4 33 (16.84%) MySQL
5 20 (10.20%) MongoDB
6 18 (9.18%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (4.08%) Neo4j
9 4 (2.04%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.02%) Big Data
10 2 (1.02%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.51%) DBAmp
11 1 (0.51%) MySQL Workbench
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (29.08%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 25 (12.76%) JIRA
4 22 (11.22%) Bitbucket
5 20 (10.20%) webpack
6 15 (7.65%) RSpec
7 13 (6.63%) GitLab
8 10 (5.10%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.57%) git-flow
10 5 (2.55%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.04%) Codeship
11 4 (2.04%) gulp
12 3 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.53%) Selenium
13 2 (1.02%) CF BOSH
13 2 (1.02%) CircleCI
13 2 (1.02%) Grunt
13 2 (1.02%) TestRail
14 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.51%) Sinon.JS
General
1 32 (16.33%) Marketing
2 30 (15.31%) Finance
3 18 (9.18%) Retail
4 13 (6.63%) Banking
5 11 (5.61%) Electronics
6 10 (5.10%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.10%) Telecoms
7 9 (4.59%) Automotive
8 6 (3.06%) Games
9 2 (1.02%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (61.73%) Developer
2 42 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 29 (14.80%) Full Stack Developer
4 23 (11.73%) Java Developer
5 19 (9.69%) Node.js Developer
6 15 (7.65%) Backend Developer
6 15 (7.65%) Ruby Developer
7 14 (7.14%) Architect
7 14 (7.14%) Salesforce Architect
8 13 (6.63%) Consultant
8 13 (6.63%) DevSecOps Consultant
8 13 (6.63%) React Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.59%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.59%) Analyst
11 9 (4.59%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (4.59%) Lead .NET Developer
11 9 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (4.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (36.22%) React
2 64 (32.65%) Node.js
3 37 (18.88%) GraphQL
4 32 (16.33%) Spring
5 29 (14.80%) CSS
5 29 (14.80%) HTML
6 28 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
7 27 (13.78%) Spring Boot
8 26 (13.27%) REST
9 22 (11.22%) AngularJS
10 20 (10.20%) Django
11 18 (9.18%) Ruby on Rails
12 16 (8.16%) Vue.js
13 14 (7.14%) Sass
14 13 (6.63%) Dropwizard
15 12 (6.12%) JSON
15 12 (6.12%) Kafka
16 11 (5.61%) LEMP Stack
16 11 (5.61%) Web Services
17 10 (5.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.69%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (9.18%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (9.18%) User Experience
4 15 (7.65%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.10%) Renewable Energy
6 6 (3.06%) Social Media
6 6 (3.06%) Social Network
6 6 (3.06%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.02%) iPad
9 2 (1.02%) Mobile Games
9 2 (1.02%) NHS
10 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.51%) IVR
10 1 (0.51%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.92%) Linux
2 16 (8.16%) Ubuntu
3 12 (6.12%) Windows
4 11 (5.61%) CentOS
4 11 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.59%) Android
5 9 (4.59%) Mac OS
6 7 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.02%) DC/OS
7 2 (1.02%) VMS
7 2 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (29.59%) DevOps
3 56 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 45 (22.96%) TDD
5 36 (18.37%) Test Automation
6 25 (12.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (12.24%) Microservices
8 23 (11.73%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 21 (10.71%) BDD
9 21 (10.71%) Web Development
10 19 (9.69%) CRM
11 17 (8.67%) Front End Development
11 17 (8.67%) Infrastructure Automation
11 17 (8.67%) Minimum Viable Product
11 17 (8.67%) OOP
11 17 (8.67%) Open Source
12 15 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (7.65%) Project Management
13 14 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 84 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 45 (22.96%) Ruby
3 42 (21.43%) Python
4 40 (20.41%) Java
5 39 (19.90%) TypeScript
6 30 (15.31%) Kotlin
7 29 (14.80%) PHP
8 24 (12.24%) ES6
9 22 (11.22%) SQL
10 15 (7.65%) Go
11 11 (5.61%) C#
11 11 (5.61%) Perl
11 11 (5.61%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.55%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.04%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.04%) ES7
14 3 (1.53%) Scala
15 2 (1.02%) Apex Code
15 2 (1.02%) Java 8
16 1 (0.51%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 27 (13.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
2 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (23.98%) Docker
2 5 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) Varnish
4 1 (0.51%) vCloud
4 1 (0.51%) vSphere
4 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (13.78%) Puppet
2 25 (12.76%) Terraform
3 22 (11.22%) Kubernetes
4 19 (9.69%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (7.65%) Ansible
6 11 (5.61%) Packer
7 2 (1.02%) Marathon
8 1 (0.51%) Grafana
8 1 (0.51%) Graphite
8 1 (0.51%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 57 (29.08%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (6.63%) MuleSoft
3 11 (5.61%) Rackspace
4 10 (5.10%) SAP
5 5 (2.55%) Google
6 4 (2.04%) Apttus
7 2 (1.02%) Apple
7 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.02%) F5
7 2 (1.02%) Facebook
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.02%) Splunk
7 2 (1.02%) VMware
7 2 (1.02%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.51%) HP
8 1 (0.51%) New Relic
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud