The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 126 126 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% 9.80% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -30.00%
Heroku
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
120 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.53% 2.38% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 48 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £105,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Heroku across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Heroku
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Heroku across the Birmingham region.

Heroku Salary Trend in Birmingham

Heroku
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace