Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 893 992 1052
Rank change year-on-year +99 +60 -16
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 163 171 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.42% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 141 142 133
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £43,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £97,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -6.86%

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 43,130 40,467 33,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.70% 24.75% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35,132 32,689 27,347
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +99 155 £60,000 -7.69% 38
UK excluding London +131 84 £55,000 +10.00% 12
London +37 71 £62,500 -10.71% 27
North of England +50 26 £75,000 +53.85%
South East +45 26 £60,000 +26.32% 9
North West - 26 £75,000 -
Midlands +45 15 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +87 14 £55,000 -21.43%
West Midlands +37 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
South West +17 2 £77,500 +106.67% 1
Wales - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 126 (77.30%) AWS
2 69 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (36.81%) DevOps
4 59 (36.20%) JavaScript
5 58 (35.58%) React
6 54 (33.13%) Salesforce.com
7 53 (32.52%) Azure
7 53 (32.52%) Node.js
8 49 (30.06%) PostgreSQL
9 47 (28.83%) Linux
10 46 (28.22%) Docker
11 45 (27.61%) Ruby
12 43 (26.38%) TDD
13 42 (25.77%) Test Automation
14 41 (25.15%) Redis
15 40 (24.54%) Elasticsearch
16 37 (22.70%) Git (software)
17 36 (22.09%) Python
17 36 (22.09%) MySQL
18 33 (20.25%) Java
19 32 (19.63%) Jenkins
20 31 (19.02%) Software Engineering
20 31 (19.02%) Microservices
20 31 (19.02%) Kubernetes
21 30 (18.40%) TypeScript
22 29 (17.79%) Terraform
22 29 (17.79%) Puppet
23 28 (17.18%) NoSQL
24 27 (16.56%) AngularJS
24 27 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management

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 40 (24.54%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (9.20%) OpenStack
3 13 (7.98%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (7.98%) nginx
4 11 (6.75%) CloudStack
4 11 (6.75%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.91%) CMS
5 8 (4.91%) Confluence
6 5 (3.07%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.07%) Drupal
7 3 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) NetSuite
1 5 (3.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 126 (77.30%) AWS
2 53 (32.52%) Azure
3 20 (12.27%) GCP
4 18 (11.04%) GitHub
5 17 (10.43%) PaaS
6 16 (9.82%) SaaS
7 13 (7.98%) DigitalOcean
8 12 (7.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 11 (6.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (6.75%) IaaS
10 10 (6.13%) Serverless
11 6 (3.68%) Fastly
11 6 (3.68%) npm
12 4 (2.45%) Engine Yard
13 3 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (1.23%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.82%) Firewall
2 11 (6.75%) VPN
3 3 (1.84%) HTTP
3 3 (1.84%) Internet
4 2 (1.23%) AMQP
5 1 (0.61%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (30.06%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (25.15%) Redis
3 36 (22.09%) MySQL
4 28 (17.18%) NoSQL
5 22 (13.50%) Relational Database
6 21 (12.88%) MongoDB
7 12 (7.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (4.91%) Neo4j
9 4 (2.45%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.84%) DBAmp
10 3 (1.84%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.23%) Big Data
12 1 (0.61%) Aerospike
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (22.70%) Git (software)
2 32 (19.63%) Jenkins
3 18 (11.04%) JIRA
4 17 (10.43%) Cucumber
4 17 (10.43%) GitLab
5 16 (9.82%) RSpec
6 10 (6.13%) Bitbucket
7 8 (4.91%) git-flow
7 8 (4.91%) webpack
8 5 (3.07%) Grunt
8 5 (3.07%) gulp
8 5 (3.07%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.45%) Sinon.JS
10 2 (1.23%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.23%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.61%) Babel
11 1 (0.61%) Bower
11 1 (0.61%) Mocha
11 1 (0.61%) RubyGems
General
1 21 (12.88%) Retail
2 18 (11.04%) Banking
3 17 (10.43%) Marketing
4 14 (8.59%) Finance
5 8 (4.91%) Games
6 7 (4.29%) Legal
7 5 (3.07%) Automotive
7 5 (3.07%) Electronics
7 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.07%) Public Sector
7 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.84%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (55.83%) Developer
2 38 (23.31%) Senior Developer
3 23 (14.11%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.82%) Architect
4 16 (9.82%) Consultant
4 16 (9.82%) DevSecOps Consultant
5 15 (9.20%) Lead Developer
6 14 (8.59%) Ruby Developer
6 14 (8.59%) Salesforce Architect
7 13 (7.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (7.36%) .NET Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Lead .NET Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (6.13%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.52%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (4.91%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (4.29%) Backend Developer
12 7 (4.29%) DevOps Developer
12 7 (4.29%) QA Engineer
13 6 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (35.58%) React
2 53 (32.52%) Node.js
3 27 (16.56%) AngularJS
4 23 (14.11%) GraphQL
5 19 (11.66%) Django
6 18 (11.04%) CSS
7 17 (10.43%) HTML
7 17 (10.43%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (10.43%) REST
7 17 (10.43%) Spring
8 16 (9.82%) Dropwizard
9 15 (9.20%) Spring Boot
9 15 (9.20%) Vue.js
10 14 (8.59%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (7.98%) .NET
11 13 (7.98%) Kafka
12 11 (6.75%) LEMP Stack
12 11 (6.75%) RESTful
13 9 (5.52%) CSS3
13 9 (5.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (10.43%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (9.82%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (6.75%) Renewable Energy
4 9 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.91%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.07%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.84%) iPad
8 3 (1.84%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.23%) Social Media
9 2 (1.23%) User Experience
10 1 (0.61%) HoloLens
10 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.61%) IVR
10 1 (0.61%) LIMS
10 1 (0.61%) NHS
10 1 (0.61%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (28.83%) Linux
2 19 (11.66%) Ubuntu
3 14 (8.59%) Mac OS
4 13 (7.98%) Windows
5 12 (7.36%) CentOS
5 12 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.29%) Android
7 3 (1.84%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.23%) Debian
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (42.33%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (36.81%) DevOps
3 43 (26.38%) TDD
4 42 (25.77%) Test Automation
5 31 (19.02%) Microservices
5 31 (19.02%) Software Engineering
6 27 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (13.50%) CRM
8 21 (12.88%) BDD
9 18 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (9.82%) DevSecOps
11 16 (9.82%) Information Security
12 15 (9.20%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
12 15 (9.20%) Infrastructure Automation
13 13 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (7.98%) Infrastructure as Code
13 13 (7.98%) Unit Testing
13 13 (7.98%) Validation
13 13 (7.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.20%) JavaScript
2 45 (27.61%) Ruby
3 36 (22.09%) Python
4 33 (20.25%) Java
5 30 (18.40%) TypeScript
6 19 (11.66%) Go
7 17 (10.43%) Kotlin
7 17 (10.43%) PHP
8 14 (8.59%) C#
8 14 (8.59%) SQL
9 11 (6.75%) Perl
9 11 (6.75%) PowerShell
10 9 (5.52%) ES6
11 7 (4.29%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.29%) ES7
12 4 (2.45%) Apex Code
12 4 (2.45%) Java 8
12 4 (2.45%) Scala
13 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 46 (28.22%) Docker
2 5 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.23%) vCloud
3 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) KVM
4 1 (0.61%) oVirt
4 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (19.02%) Kubernetes
2 29 (17.79%) Puppet
2 29 (17.79%) Terraform
3 21 (12.88%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (8.59%) Ansible
5 11 (6.75%) Packer
6 2 (1.23%) Graphite
7 1 (0.61%) Grafana
7 1 (0.61%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.61%) OpenView
7 1 (0.61%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 54 (33.13%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (6.75%) Rackspace
3 10 (6.13%) MuleSoft
4 8 (4.91%) SAP
5 4 (2.45%) Apttus
6 3 (1.84%) Google
6 3 (1.84%) hybris
6 3 (1.84%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.23%) Informatica
7 2 (1.23%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.23%) Splunk
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
8 1 (0.61%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.61%) Dell
8 1 (0.61%) DocuSign
8 1 (0.61%) HP
8 1 (0.61%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle
8 1 (0.61%) Workday
8 1 (0.61%) Xamarin