Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 961 1008 1059
Rank change year-on-year +47 +51 +97
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 218 157 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.56% 0.59% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 188 136 196
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +21.05%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £77,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -18.18% +37.50%

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 39,092 26,795 23,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.49% 15.70% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31,835 22,331 19,428
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.11% -2.22% +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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 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 +33 212 £60,000 +9.09% 41
London +30 153 £65,000 +18.18% 29
UK excluding London -1 63 £46,000 +2.22% 13
South East +1 30 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West -17 11 £46,000 -8.00%
West Midlands -2 6 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Midlands -3 6 £50,000 +25.00% 7
North of England -6 6 £42,500 -29.17% 2
East of England - 6 £60,000 -
North West 0 5 £42,500 -41.38% 2
Scotland - 4 £23,500 - 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 139 (63.76%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (48.17%) JavaScript
3 102 (46.79%) PostgreSQL
4 83 (38.07%) GitHub
5 82 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (33.03%) Python
7 71 (32.57%) Redis
8 70 (32.11%) Ruby
9 61 (27.98%) Ruby on Rails
10 59 (27.06%) React
11 56 (25.69%) Node.js
12 53 (24.31%) SQL
13 52 (23.85%) CSS
14 51 (23.39%) HTML
15 50 (22.94%) Git (software)
15 50 (22.94%) Elasticsearch
16 41 (18.81%) Web Development
17 40 (18.35%) Sass
17 40 (18.35%) DevOps
18 38 (17.43%) TDD
19 37 (16.97%) Java
20 36 (16.51%) Project Management
21 33 (15.14%) Software Engineering
22 32 (14.68%) AngularJS
23 30 (13.76%) Finance
24 29 (13.30%) REST
24 29 (13.30%) User Experience
25 28 (12.84%) Ansible
25 28 (12.84%) HTML5
26 27 (12.39%) CSS3

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 50 (22.94%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.75%) Confluence
3 5 (2.29%) Apache
3 5 (2.29%) Mongoose
3 5 (2.29%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.46%) Drupal
5 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Shopify
2 1 (0.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 139 (63.76%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (38.07%) GitHub
3 24 (11.01%) SaaS
4 21 (9.63%) AWS Lambda
4 21 (9.63%) Serverless
5 19 (8.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (8.26%) Slack
7 15 (6.88%) DigitalOcean
8 12 (5.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 12 (5.50%) Coveralls
8 12 (5.50%) Zube
9 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (3.21%) Amazon ELB
11 7 (3.21%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (2.29%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (2.29%) Fastly
12 5 (2.29%) G Suite
12 5 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (1.83%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.13%) HTTP
2 7 (3.21%) Firewall
3 5 (2.29%) Internet
4 4 (1.83%) Skype
4 4 (1.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (46.79%) PostgreSQL
2 71 (32.57%) Redis
3 18 (8.26%) Amazon Redshift
4 13 (5.96%) MySQL
4 13 (5.96%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.67%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.21%) Blockchain
6 7 (3.21%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.75%) Big Data
7 6 (2.75%) MySQL Workbench
8 5 (2.29%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.29%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.46%) GIS
11 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (22.94%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.55%) CircleCI
3 16 (7.34%) JIRA
4 15 (6.88%) Codeship
5 12 (5.50%) Code Climate
6 10 (4.59%) Travis CI
7 9 (4.13%) GitLab
7 9 (4.13%) webpack
8 8 (3.67%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.67%) PhantomJS
9 6 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.75%) CasperJS
9 6 (2.75%) Selenium
10 5 (2.29%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (1.83%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.38%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.38%) Mocha
12 3 (1.38%) Pivotal Tracker
13 2 (0.92%) Grunt
General
1 30 (13.76%) Finance
2 17 (7.80%) Marketing
3 13 (5.96%) Retail
4 12 (5.50%) Banking
5 10 (4.59%) Advertising
6 6 (2.75%) Back Office
7 3 (1.38%) Games
7 3 (1.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 128 (58.72%) Developer
2 61 (27.98%) Full Stack Developer
3 51 (23.39%) Senior Developer
4 33 (15.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 30 (13.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 26 (11.93%) Ruby Developer
7 22 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (6.88%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 14 (6.42%) Python Developer
9 14 (6.42%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.96%) Java Developer
11 12 (5.50%) Lead Developer
11 12 (5.50%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.59%) Node.js Developer
12 10 (4.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 9 (4.13%) Cloud Engineer
13 9 (4.13%) Django Developer
13 9 (4.13%) Platform Engineer
13 9 (4.13%) Python/Django Developer
14 7 (3.21%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (27.98%) Ruby on Rails
2 59 (27.06%) React
3 56 (25.69%) Node.js
4 52 (23.85%) CSS
5 51 (23.39%) HTML
6 40 (18.35%) Sass
7 32 (14.68%) AngularJS
8 29 (13.30%) REST
9 28 (12.84%) HTML5
10 27 (12.39%) CSS3
10 27 (12.39%) Web Services
11 24 (11.01%) jQuery
12 20 (9.17%) GraphQL
13 18 (8.26%) JSON
14 15 (6.88%) Memcached
14 15 (6.88%) RESTful
15 14 (6.42%) Django
16 12 (5.50%) Sidekiq
16 12 (5.50%) Spring
17 11 (5.05%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.30%) User Experience
2 18 (8.26%) Fintech
2 18 (8.26%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.59%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.13%) Social Network
5 6 (2.75%) NHS
6 4 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.92%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.47%) Linux
2 13 (5.96%) Unix
3 9 (4.13%) Ubuntu
4 8 (3.67%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.21%) Android
6 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.81%) Web Development
3 40 (18.35%) DevOps
4 38 (17.43%) TDD
5 36 (16.51%) Project Management
6 33 (15.14%) Software Engineering
7 27 (12.39%) Scrum
8 24 (11.01%) Microservices
9 23 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.55%) Test Automation
9 23 (10.55%) Unit Testing
10 22 (10.09%) Analytics
10 22 (10.09%) Configuration Management
11 19 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (8.72%) Front End Development
12 18 (8.26%) Pair Programming
13 17 (7.80%) Machine Learning
14 16 (7.34%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (6.88%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 105 (48.17%) JavaScript
2 72 (33.03%) Python
3 70 (32.11%) Ruby
4 53 (24.31%) SQL
5 37 (16.97%) Java
6 20 (9.17%) PHP
7 12 (5.50%) Apex Code
7 12 (5.50%) ClojureScript
8 10 (4.59%) ES6
9 9 (4.13%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (3.67%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.21%) C#
12 6 (2.75%) ActionScript
13 5 (2.29%) Perl
14 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.92%) ES7
16 1 (0.46%) C++
16 1 (0.46%) Erlang
16 1 (0.46%) Go
16 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (8.72%) AWS Certification
2 10 (4.59%) Degree
3 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.17%) QA
System Software
1 26 (11.93%) Docker
2 7 (3.21%) iptables
3 2 (0.92%) vCloud
3 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (12.84%) Ansible
2 13 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.13%) Terraform
4 7 (3.21%) Kubernetes
4 7 (3.21%) Puppet
5 6 (2.75%) Kibana
6 5 (2.29%) Grafana
6 5 (2.29%) Graphite
7 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (11.01%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (4.13%) New Relic
3 6 (2.75%) Google
4 5 (2.29%) Oracle
4 5 (2.29%) Rackspace
5 4 (1.83%) Twitter
6 3 (1.38%) Informatica
6 3 (1.38%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (0.92%) Capita
7 2 (0.92%) Facebook
7 2 (0.92%) Marketo
7 2 (0.92%) Rollbar
8 1 (0.46%) Dell
8 1 (0.46%) Demandware
8 1 (0.46%) hybris
8 1 (0.46%) Jitterbit
8 1 (0.46%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.46%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Splunk
8 1 (0.46%) WooCommerce