The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 827 888 834
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -54
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 72 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.037% 0.062%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.82% 0.67% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 35 56
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -34.37%

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
8771 6553 4592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.91% 5.52% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7049 5408 3891
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Heroku
Salary Trend

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

Heroku Salary Trend in the UK

Heroku
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Heroku over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Heroku Salary Histogram in the UK

Heroku
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +61 72 £42,000 -11.57% 16
London +29 30 £55,000 +15.78% 13
Warwickshire - 18 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 18 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +31 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Leeds +23 17 £40,000 -5.88%
West Yorkshire +15 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 15 £42,000 -
South East +5 4 £60,000 +14.28% 2
East of England - 3 £52,500 -
City of London +19 2 £55,500 -50.66% 5
Surrey +15 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire -8 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Bedfordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Brighton -9 1 £22,500 -47.05% 1
East Sussex -14 1 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 -
Luton - 1 £52,500 -
Peterborough - 1 £65,000 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 77 (57.04%) JavaScript
2 70 (51.85%) Ruby
3 65 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (42.22%) CSS
5 55 (40.74%) MongoDB
6 51 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (37.04%) HTML
8 47 (34.81%) PostgreSQL
9 38 (28.15%) SQL
9 38 (28.15%) Git (software)
10 37 (27.41%) Web Services
11 33 (24.44%) NoSQL
12 31 (22.96%) Node.js
12 31 (22.96%) Ruby on Rails
13 29 (21.48%) Linux
14 27 (20.00%) Java
14 27 (20.00%) PaaS
15 26 (19.26%) E-Commerce
16 25 (18.52%) Python
17 23 (17.04%) RESTful
18 22 (16.30%) TDD
18 22 (16.30%) DevOps
19 21 (15.56%) JSON
20 20 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (14.81%) Puppet
21 19 (14.07%) REST
22 18 (13.33%) Subversion
22 18 (13.33%) MySQL
22 18 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
23 17 (12.59%) Jenkins

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 31 (22.96%) Node.js
2 14 (10.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (8.89%) OpenStack
4 9 (6.67%) Apache
5 6 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.44%) JBoss
6 5 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.22%) CMS
8 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.74%) Drupal
8 1 (0.74%) WordPress
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 1 (0.74%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 65 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (20.00%) PaaS
3 15 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (7.41%) Engine Yard
5 9 (6.67%) GitHub
5 9 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 8 (5.93%) SaaS
7 7 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (5.19%) Google App Engine
8 5 (3.70%) IaaS
9 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.48%) Force.com
10 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.74%) Trello
10 1 (0.74%) Veeva
10 1 (0.74%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) DNS
2 10 (7.41%) HTTP
2 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.41%) Firewall
2 10 (7.41%) VLAN
3 8 (5.93%) SSL
4 2 (1.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (40.74%) MongoDB
2 47 (34.81%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (24.44%) NoSQL
4 18 (13.33%) MySQL
5 11 (8.15%) Relational Database
6 10 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (7.41%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.44%) Couchbase
8 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.48%) Redis
9 2 (1.48%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 38 (28.15%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.33%) Subversion
3 17 (12.59%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.67%) RSpec
5 7 (5.19%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.70%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.96%) Mocha
8 3 (2.22%) RubyGems
9 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.74%) Grunt
10 1 (0.74%) Sinon.JS
10 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.74%) Hudson
10 1 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.74%) Behat
10 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.74%) Ant
10 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (4.44%) Finance
2 5 (3.70%) Advertising
3 4 (2.96%) Games
3 4 (2.96%) Marketing
4 3 (2.22%) Law
5 2 (1.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Retail
5 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (68.89%) Developer
2 30 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
3 14 (10.37%) Senior Developer
4 12 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (8.15%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.41%) Node.js Developer
7 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 7 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Senior Programmer
9 7 (5.19%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Programmer
9 7 (5.19%) Junior
10 6 (4.44%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (42.22%) CSS
2 50 (37.04%) HTML
3 37 (27.41%) Web Services
4 31 (22.96%) Ruby on Rails
5 23 (17.04%) RESTful
6 21 (15.56%) JSON
7 19 (14.07%) REST
8 16 (11.85%) jQuery
8 16 (11.85%) .NET
9 14 (10.37%) HTML5
9 14 (10.37%) Sass
10 13 (9.63%) LESS
11 12 (8.89%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.89%) Akka
11 12 (8.89%) ASP.NET
12 11 (8.15%) XML
12 11 (8.15%) Backbone.js
12 11 (8.15%) spray
13 10 (7.41%) MCollective
13 10 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Device Driver
1 10 (7.41%) Clustering
2 9 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
3 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.19%) New Media
5 6 (4.44%) User Experience
5 6 (4.44%) Video on Demand
5 6 (4.44%) IPTV
6 5 (3.70%) Social Media
7 3 (2.22%) Open Source
7 3 (2.22%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.48%) Linux
2 15 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 14 (10.37%) Android
3 14 (10.37%) Apple iOS
4 12 (8.89%) UNIX
4 12 (8.89%) Windows
5 10 (7.41%) CentOS
6 6 (4.44%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.22%) Debian
8 2 (1.48%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.26%) E-Commerce
3 22 (16.30%) TDD
3 22 (16.30%) DevOps
4 20 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (8.89%) Unit Testing
6 11 (8.15%) OO
7 10 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 8 (5.93%) Migration
9 7 (5.19%) BDD
10 6 (4.44%) Functional Programming
10 6 (4.44%) Scrum
10 6 (4.44%) MVC
10 6 (4.44%) CRM
10 6 (4.44%) Web Development
11 5 (3.70%) Release Management
11 5 (3.70%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.70%) Project Management
11 5 (3.70%) Knowledge Discovery
12 4 (2.96%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 77 (57.04%) JavaScript
2 70 (51.85%) Ruby
3 38 (28.15%) SQL
4 27 (20.00%) Java
5 25 (18.52%) Python
6 15 (11.11%) C#
7 14 (10.37%) Perl
8 13 (9.63%) Scala
9 11 (8.15%) Shell Script
9 11 (8.15%) Bash Shell
10 10 (7.41%) Korn
11 6 (4.44%) Haskell
12 5 (3.70%) PHP
13 4 (2.96%) Apex Code
14 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
14 3 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (2.22%) Go
14 3 (2.22%) SOQL
15 2 (1.48%) SOSL
16 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (5.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.93%) VMware ESX
2 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.22%) Docker
4 2 (1.48%) vSphere
4 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (14.81%) Puppet
2 18 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (8.15%) Nagios
4 10 (7.41%) Cobbler
4 10 (7.41%) collectd
5 7 (5.19%) Ansible
6 5 (3.70%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.22%) Salt
7 3 (2.22%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.74%) Graphite
8 1 (0.74%) Cacti
8 1 (0.74%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.74%) logstash
8 1 (0.74%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (9.63%) Oracle
2 12 (8.89%) VMware
3 10 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.67%) Google
5 8 (5.93%) Akamai
6 5 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.70%) Twitter
7 3 (2.22%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.48%) Facebook
9 1 (0.74%) Splunk
9 1 (0.74%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.74%) New Relic
9 1 (0.74%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.74%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.74%) Zuora
9 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.74%) Apple
9 1 (0.74%) Sage
9 1 (0.74%) Cognizant
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