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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 848 834 837
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 48 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.044% 0.054%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.84% 1.15% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 56
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,650 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%

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
5684 4071 3436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.05% 3.81% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4505 3508 3001
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,590 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Heroku Salary Histogram in the UK

Heroku
Top 23 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 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -38 41 £53,750 -6.52% 6
London -18 27 £65,000 +8.33% 5
City of London +9 7 £55,000 +7.31%
Scotland - 5 - -
Glasgow - 5 - -
South East -1 4 £50,750 +6.84% 1
South West - 4 £41,250 -
Bicester - 3 £51,500 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £24,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £51,500 -
York - 3 £24,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £24,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £41,250 -
Farnham +10 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Birmingham -3 1 £35,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -6 1 £35,000 -9.09%
Surrey -8 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £38,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 45 (48.91%) Web Services
2 43 (46.74%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (42.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 34 (36.96%) HTML
6 30 (32.61%) CSS
7 29 (31.52%) SQL
7 29 (31.52%) HTTP
8 28 (30.43%) Ruby
8 28 (30.43%) SaaS
8 28 (30.43%) NoSQL
9 27 (29.35%) Java
9 27 (29.35%) Python
9 27 (29.35%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (28.26%) Finance
11 25 (27.17%) HTML5
11 25 (27.17%) REST
12 24 (26.09%) MVC
12 24 (26.09%) Google
12 24 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
13 22 (23.91%) MongoDB
14 21 (22.83%) Windows
14 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (21.74%) C#
15 20 (21.74%) .NET
15 20 (21.74%) Oracle
15 20 (21.74%) Linux
16 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
16 19 (20.65%) TDD
16 19 (20.65%) PaaS

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 9 (9.78%) Node.js
1 9 (9.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (5.43%) nginx
3 2 (2.17%) WordPress
3 2 (2.17%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.17%) Drupal
3 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle CRM
2 9 (9.78%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (2.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (46.74%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (42.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (30.43%) SaaS
4 19 (20.65%) PaaS
5 9 (9.78%) OpenShift
5 9 (9.78%) Google Compute Engine
6 6 (6.52%) Google App Engine
6 6 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (5.43%) IaaS
8 4 (4.35%) Amazon S3
9 3 (3.26%) Google Apps
10 2 (2.17%) Office 365
10 2 (2.17%) GitHub
11 1 (1.09%) Force.com
11 1 (1.09%) ElastiCache
11 1 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.52%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) SSH
3 1 (1.09%) AMQP
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) NoSQL
2 27 (29.35%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (23.91%) MongoDB
4 15 (16.30%) Redis
5 14 (15.22%) Relational Database
5 14 (15.22%) MySQL
5 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
6 10 (10.87%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.17%) Big Data
8 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.09%) Voldemort
9 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.09%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Cucumber
1 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.78%) RSpec
3 9 (9.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.17%) PhantomJS
4 2 (2.17%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.09%) Sublime Text
5 1 (1.09%) Subversion
5 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 26 (28.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Games
3 2 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (55.43%) Developer
2 14 (15.22%) Architect
2 14 (15.22%) Senior Developer
3 9 (9.78%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Python Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Scala Developer
6 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) Programmer
8 4 (4.35%) Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Chief Technology Officer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (48.91%) Web Services
2 34 (36.96%) HTML
3 30 (32.61%) CSS
4 25 (27.17%) HTML5
4 25 (27.17%) REST
5 24 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
6 20 (21.74%) .NET
7 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
8 18 (19.57%) JSON
8 18 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (18.48%) CSS3
10 13 (14.13%) Backbone.js
10 13 (14.13%) Django
10 13 (14.13%) jQuery
11 10 (10.87%) RESTful
11 10 (10.87%) Ember.js
12 9 (9.78%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (8.70%) Java EE
13 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (7.61%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.70%) Open Source
3 4 (4.35%) Social Media
3 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) Video on Demand
4 3 (3.26%) iPhone
5 2 (2.17%) Streaming Music
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.09%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.09%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.09%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Windows
2 20 (21.74%) Linux
3 7 (7.61%) Android
3 7 (7.61%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.52%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.26%) Debian
5 3 (3.26%) CentOS
5 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.17%) AIX
6 2 (2.17%) Solaris
6 2 (2.17%) UNIX
7 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) MVC
2 21 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.65%) TDD
4 14 (15.22%) DevOps
5 12 (13.04%) BDD
6 10 (10.87%) CRM
7 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
7 9 (9.78%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.78%) Business Analysis
8 8 (8.70%) Web Development
9 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.35%) Release Management
11 4 (4.35%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (4.35%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.35%) Scrum
11 4 (4.35%) Android Development
11 4 (4.35%) iOS Development
12 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 29 (31.52%) SQL
3 28 (30.43%) Ruby
4 27 (29.35%) Python
4 27 (29.35%) Java
5 20 (21.74%) C#
6 11 (11.96%) C++
6 11 (11.96%) PHP
7 8 (8.70%) Scala
8 7 (7.61%) Golang
9 6 (6.52%) Perl
10 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.17%) Korn
11 2 (2.17%) Groovy
11 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.17%) VB
11 2 (2.17%) Delphi
12 1 (1.09%) C
12 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.96%) Docker
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) NFS
4 1 (1.09%) Squid
4 1 (1.09%) Varnish
4 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (15.22%) Puppet
3 9 (9.78%) CFEngine
4 3 (3.26%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.17%) Ansible
6 1 (1.09%) logstash
6 1 (1.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Google
2 20 (21.74%) Oracle
3 16 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.96%) Sybase
5 9 (9.78%) SAP
5 9 (9.78%) NetSuite
6 5 (5.43%) Rackspace
7 4 (4.35%) VMware
8 3 (3.26%) AppFog
9 2 (2.17%) Akamai
9 2 (2.17%) Tableau
9 2 (2.17%) Facebook
9 2 (2.17%) Twitter
9 2 (2.17%) JBoss
9 2 (2.17%) Cognos
9 2 (2.17%) Adobe
9 2 (2.17%) Genesys
10 1 (1.09%) Mercator
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