Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 963 986 984
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 +39
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 142 208 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.60% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 170 196
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £47,250 £35,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £92,750 £81,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -17.50% +5.26%

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 37,713 34,720 24,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.90% 19.96% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30,072 28,729 20,231
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,375 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 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 +22 133 £70,000 +16.67% 40
London -13 109 £70,000 +16.67% 26
UK excluding London +37 24 £55,000 +33.33% 15
South East +36 16 £50,000 +5.26% 10
North of England +41 4 £75,000 +156.41% 2
Midlands +43 3 £88,750 +136.67% 2
West Midlands +37 3 £88,750 +136.67% 2
North West +23 3 £75,000 +156.41%
South West +28 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 91 (64.08%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (60.56%) JavaScript
3 66 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (40.14%) Ruby
5 56 (39.44%) Python
6 54 (38.03%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (35.92%) ES6
8 46 (32.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 45 (31.69%) React
10 43 (30.28%) Redis
11 39 (27.46%) Git (software)
12 38 (26.76%) CSS
13 37 (26.06%) HTML
13 37 (26.06%) Web Development
14 35 (24.65%) TDD
15 32 (22.54%) Node.js
16 31 (21.83%) Front End Development
17 27 (19.01%) Open Source
18 26 (18.31%) Salesforce.com
19 25 (17.61%) GitHub
20 23 (16.20%) Redux
21 21 (14.79%) Java
21 21 (14.79%) User Experience
22 20 (14.08%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
22 20 (14.08%) Marketing
22 20 (14.08%) Artificial Intelligence
23 19 (13.38%) Scrum
23 19 (13.38%) SQL
24 16 (11.27%) DevOps
25 15 (10.56%) Analytics

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 9 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.11%) Drupal
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
3 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (9.15%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 91 (64.08%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (17.61%) GitHub
3 15 (10.56%) SaaS
4 7 (4.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.93%) Serverless
5 6 (4.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 6 (4.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (3.52%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.11%) IaaS
7 3 (2.11%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.41%) Cloudflare
8 2 (1.41%) PaaS
9 1 (0.70%) Force.com
9 1 (0.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) CTI
2 3 (2.11%) Skype
3 2 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) BitTorrent
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) Firewall
4 1 (0.70%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (38.03%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (30.28%) Redis
3 11 (7.75%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.93%) MySQL
5 5 (3.52%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.41%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.70%) Big Data
7 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.70%) Event Store
7 1 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (27.46%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.75%) webpack
4 10 (7.04%) CircleCI
5 8 (5.63%) Codeship
6 5 (3.52%) Ant
6 5 (3.52%) Subversion
7 3 (2.11%) GitLab
8 2 (1.41%) CasperJS
8 2 (1.41%) Mocha
8 2 (1.41%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.41%) RSpec
9 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.70%) Babel
9 1 (0.70%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.70%) PostCSS
9 1 (0.70%) Selenium
9 1 (0.70%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (14.08%) Marketing
2 13 (9.15%) Automotive
3 9 (6.34%) Finance
4 2 (1.41%) Advertising
4 2 (1.41%) Games
4 2 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (59.86%) Developer
2 39 (27.46%) Full Stack Developer
3 25 (17.61%) Ruby Developer
4 24 (16.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (15.49%) Senior Developer
6 20 (14.08%) React Developer
7 15 (10.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 14 (9.86%) Architect
9 12 (8.45%) Node.js Developer
9 12 (8.45%) Salesforce Architect
10 9 (6.34%) Senior React Developer
11 8 (5.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 7 (4.93%) Analyst
12 7 (4.93%) Business Analyst
12 7 (4.93%) Java Developer
12 7 (4.93%) Salesforce Analyst
12 7 (4.93%) Salesforce Business Analyst
12 7 (4.93%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 6 (4.23%) Salesforce Solution Architect
13 6 (4.23%) Salesforce Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.39%) Ruby on Rails
2 45 (31.69%) React
3 38 (26.76%) CSS
4 37 (26.06%) HTML
5 32 (22.54%) Node.js
6 23 (16.20%) Redux
7 15 (10.56%) REST
8 14 (9.86%) Sass
9 12 (8.45%) Django
10 11 (7.75%) HTML5
10 11 (7.75%) LESS
11 10 (7.04%) CSS3
11 10 (7.04%) Spring
12 8 (5.63%) RESTful
13 7 (4.93%) AngularJS
13 7 (4.93%) Express
14 6 (4.23%) jQuery
14 6 (4.23%) Middleware
14 6 (4.23%) SOAP
14 6 (4.23%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.79%) User Experience
2 13 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.15%) Fintech
3 9 (6.34%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.23%) IVR
5 5 (3.52%) Equities
6 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.41%) NHS
7 2 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.70%) Smart City
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.75%) Linux
2 5 (3.52%) Android
2 5 (3.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.41%) Debian
3 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.06%) Web Development
3 35 (24.65%) TDD
4 31 (21.83%) Front End Development
5 27 (19.01%) Open Source
6 20 (14.08%) Artificial Intelligence
6 20 (14.08%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 19 (13.38%) Scrum
8 16 (11.27%) DevOps
9 15 (10.56%) Analytics
10 14 (9.86%) Microservices
11 13 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (8.45%) Software Engineering
13 11 (7.75%) Machine Learning
14 9 (6.34%) Mentoring
15 8 (5.63%) Coaching
15 8 (5.63%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (5.63%) Unit Testing
16 7 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 86 (60.56%) JavaScript
2 57 (40.14%) Ruby
3 56 (39.44%) Python
4 51 (35.92%) ES6
5 21 (14.79%) Java
6 19 (13.38%) SQL
7 15 (10.56%) TypeScript
8 12 (8.45%) Go
9 10 (7.04%) PHP
10 8 (5.63%) ES7
10 8 (5.63%) Scala
11 7 (4.93%) Kotlin
12 6 (4.23%) Apex Code
13 5 (3.52%) Apple Swift
13 5 (3.52%) C
14 4 (2.82%) C++
15 2 (1.41%) C#
15 2 (1.41%) Clojure
15 2 (1.41%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.34%) Degree
2 5 (3.52%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 12 (8.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) Terraform
2 6 (4.23%) Ansible
2 6 (4.23%) Puppet
2 6 (4.23%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (3.52%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (18.31%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (3.52%) Informatica
2 5 (3.52%) Jitterbit
2 5 (3.52%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (0.70%) Apple
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle
4 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud