The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Heroku skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 231 199
Rank change year-on-year +31 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 6 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.12% 2.29% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 16
Median salary £40,000 £65,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +58.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.27% +34.37%  

Heroku is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 534 524 310
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.44% 8.52% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 441 404 255
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Heroku as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in the West Midlands

Heroku
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Heroku in the West Midlands

Heroku
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Heroku in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Heroku in the West Midlands

Heroku
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Heroku also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (80.00%) Redis
2 15 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (75.00%) Sass
2 15 (75.00%) Analytics
2 15 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 15 (75.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 15 (75.00%) HTML5
2 15 (75.00%) CSS3
2 15 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (75.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 15 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (75.00%) Web Design
2 15 (75.00%) Ruby
2 15 (75.00%) Ajax
2 15 (75.00%) Google
2 15 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 15 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 15 (75.00%) JSON
2 15 (75.00%) jQuery
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (75.00%) PHP
2 15 (75.00%) MySQL
2 15 (75.00%) CSS
2 15 (75.00%) XML
2 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Publishing
3 10 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 15 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 15 (75.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (80.00%) Redis
2 15 (75.00%) MySQL
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
General
1 15 (75.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) PHP Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 11 (55.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Developer
5 5 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (25.00%) HTML Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Consultant
6 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
6 4 (20.00%) Programmer
6 4 (20.00%) Salesforce Consultant
6 4 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (20.00%) Senior Salesforce Consultant
6 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Chief Technology Officer
7 1 (5.00%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Ajax
1 15 (75.00%) CSS
1 15 (75.00%) CSS3
1 15 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
1 15 (75.00%) HTML5
1 15 (75.00%) jQuery
1 15 (75.00%) JSON
1 15 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 15 (75.00%) Sass
1 15 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (5.00%) Express
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
1 15 (75.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Analytics
1 15 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 15 (75.00%) Web Design
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Line Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) B2C
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (75.00%) PHP
1 15 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (20.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (20.00%) SAP