The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 293 317 318
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 9 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.13% 1.43% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 12
Average salary £60,500 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
Heroku
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
798 701 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.29% 5.93% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 669 562 396
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Heroku
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Heroku Salary Trend in the City of London

Heroku
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Heroku across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Heroku Salary Histogram in the City of London

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (54.55%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (45.45%) Physics
2 5 (45.45%) Django
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile First
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) GitHub
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (18.18%) Go
4 2 (18.18%) Grunt
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
1 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Python Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Python Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Django
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 1 (9.09%) JAX-RS
3 1 (9.09%) Sass
3 1 (9.09%) LESS
3 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
1 5 (45.45%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile First
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Go
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Sencha
1 1 (9.09%) New Relic