Period
to 18 June 2019

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 6 months to 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Heroku
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 266 298 307
Rank change year-on-year +32 +9 +43
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 11 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.074% 0.082%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.54% 0.37% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 8
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -38.46%
10th Percentile £38,250 £41,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £51,625 £55,000 £51,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,047 1,882 1,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.44% 20.00% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,575 1,480 1,122
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,025 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Heroku as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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 6 months to 18 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
Warwickshire +1 5 £40,000 +6.67%
Birmingham - 5 £47,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) Drupal
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 6 (54.55%) Docker
2 6 (54.55%) React
3 5 (45.45%) Fastly
3 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Vagrant
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) Serverless
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Solr
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Confluence
3 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) CMS

Heroku
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Drupal
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Solr
2 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 5 (45.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Fastly
1 5 (45.45%) Serverless
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (9.09%) CircleCI
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) webpack
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) CRM Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Drupal Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Node.js Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Web Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Node.js
1 6 (54.55%) React
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Laravel
3 1 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) OOP
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Docker
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (9.09%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com