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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 785 843 835
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -8
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 88 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.042% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.30% 0.95% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83 42 26
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £62,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -21.87%

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
6776 4632 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.46% 4.38% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5459 3828 3002
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Heroku Salary Histogram in the UK

Heroku
Top 19 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 5 March 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 +46 88 £47,500 - 11
London +43 44 £60,000 +26.31% 9
Yorkshire +15 20 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Leeds +14 20 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Yorkshire +7 20 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Warwickshire - 16 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 16 £40,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 13 £42,000 -
City of London 0 3 £35,000 -30.00% 2
South West - 3 £60,000 -
Somerset - 3 £60,000 -
Bath - 3 £60,000 -
Surrey -8 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Hampshire -22 2 £60,000 -7.69%
South East -28 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £65,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £65,000 -
East of England - 2 £65,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 76 (52.41%) JavaScript
2 70 (48.28%) Ruby
3 55 (37.93%) CSS
4 53 (36.55%) Git (software)
5 52 (35.86%) MongoDB
6 49 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (32.41%) SQL
8 45 (31.03%) PaaS
9 44 (30.34%) HTML
9 44 (30.34%) Web Services
10 40 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
11 37 (25.52%) NoSQL
12 35 (24.14%) Linux
13 34 (23.45%) Python
14 33 (22.76%) Ruby on Rails
15 32 (22.07%) Java
16 29 (20.00%) Subversion
17 27 (18.62%) Google
18 26 (17.93%) Android
18 26 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (17.24%) jQuery
20 24 (16.55%) Puppet
20 24 (16.55%) TDD
21 23 (15.86%) E-Commerce
21 23 (15.86%) REST
21 23 (15.86%) Node.js
22 22 (15.17%) Apple iOS
22 22 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (15.17%) DevOps
23 21 (14.48%) Google Cloud Platform

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 23 (15.86%) Node.js
2 16 (11.03%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (8.28%) OpenStack
4 9 (6.21%) Apache
5 7 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.14%) JBoss
6 6 (4.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.69%) CMS
7 1 (0.69%) IIS
7 1 (0.69%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.69%) WordPress
7 1 (0.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 5 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 45 (31.03%) PaaS
2 26 (17.93%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (14.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (13.10%) Google App Engine
6 16 (11.03%) SaaS
7 10 (6.90%) Engine Yard
7 10 (6.90%) GitHub
8 8 (5.52%) IaaS
9 3 (2.07%) OpenShift
9 3 (2.07%) Trello
10 2 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.38%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.28%) HTTP
1 12 (8.28%) DNS
2 10 (6.90%) VLAN
2 10 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.90%) Firewall
3 8 (5.52%) SSL
4 4 (2.76%) Internet
5 3 (2.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.86%) MongoDB
2 40 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (25.52%) NoSQL
4 16 (11.03%) Relational Database
5 15 (10.34%) RDBMS
6 14 (9.66%) MySQL
7 10 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (4.14%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.76%) Redis
10 3 (2.07%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.07%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (36.55%) Git (software)
2 29 (20.00%) Subversion
3 17 (11.72%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.21%) RSpec
5 5 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.07%) RubyGems
7 2 (1.38%) Mocha
7 2 (1.38%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.69%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.69%) Grunt
8 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.69%) Ant
8 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.69%) Hudson
8 1 (0.69%) Behat
8 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (8.28%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Games
3 5 (3.45%) Advertising
4 4 (2.76%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (64.14%) Developer
2 26 (17.93%) Ruby Developer
3 16 (11.03%) Senior Developer
4 12 (8.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (6.21%) Node.js Developer
6 9 (6.21%) Programmer
7 8 (5.52%) Architect
7 8 (5.52%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (4.83%) PHP Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Senior Java Programmer
9 6 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Junior
9 6 (4.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (37.93%) CSS
2 44 (30.34%) HTML
2 44 (30.34%) Web Services
3 33 (22.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 25 (17.24%) jQuery
5 23 (15.86%) REST
6 21 (14.48%) Sass
6 21 (14.48%) AngularJS
7 20 (13.79%) LESS
7 20 (13.79%) JSON
7 20 (13.79%) Backbone.js
7 20 (13.79%) RESTful
8 19 (13.10%) Django
9 12 (8.28%) .NET
9 12 (8.28%) Akka
10 11 (7.59%) HTML5
11 10 (6.90%) Smarty
11 10 (6.90%) CSS3
11 10 (6.90%) XML
11 10 (6.90%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.28%) Mobile App
2 10 (6.90%) Clustering
2 10 (6.90%) Device Driver
2 10 (6.90%) User Experience
3 9 (6.21%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (4.14%) Video on Demand
4 6 (4.14%) IPTV
4 6 (4.14%) New Media
5 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.45%) Social Media
6 4 (2.76%) Open Source
7 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.07%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.14%) Linux
2 26 (17.93%) Android
3 22 (15.17%) Apple iOS
4 15 (10.34%) Windows
5 14 (9.66%) Ubuntu
6 11 (7.59%) UNIX
7 10 (6.90%) CentOS
8 6 (4.14%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.07%) AIX
9 3 (2.07%) Solaris
10 2 (1.38%) Debian
10 2 (1.38%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.55%) TDD
3 23 (15.86%) E-Commerce
4 22 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (15.17%) DevOps
5 12 (8.28%) Unit Testing
5 12 (8.28%) Analytics
6 10 (6.90%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.52%) Release Management
7 8 (5.52%) CRM
7 8 (5.52%) Migration
8 7 (4.83%) OO
8 7 (4.83%) BDD
9 6 (4.14%) MVC
9 6 (4.14%) Android Development
9 6 (4.14%) Functional Programming
10 5 (3.45%) Knowledge Discovery
10 5 (3.45%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.45%) Waterfall
11 4 (2.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (52.41%) JavaScript
2 70 (48.28%) Ruby
3 47 (32.41%) SQL
4 34 (23.45%) Python
5 32 (22.07%) Java
6 16 (11.03%) Perl
7 14 (9.66%) C#
7 14 (9.66%) Bash Shell
8 13 (8.97%) Korn
9 12 (8.28%) Scala
10 11 (7.59%) Shell Script
11 9 (6.21%) PHP
12 6 (4.14%) Haskell
13 4 (2.76%) Groovy
13 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.76%) Golang
14 3 (2.07%) C++
15 2 (1.38%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.69%) SOQL
16 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.07%) VCP4
3 1 (0.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.52%) VMware ESX
2 6 (4.14%) Docker
3 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.07%) NFS
5 2 (1.38%) vSphere
5 2 (1.38%) vCloud
5 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (16.55%) Puppet
2 20 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (7.59%) Nagios
4 10 (6.90%) Cobbler
4 10 (6.90%) collectd
4 10 (6.90%) Ansible
5 4 (2.76%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.07%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.38%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.38%) Salt
8 1 (0.69%) logstash
8 1 (0.69%) Graphite
8 1 (0.69%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.69%) Cacti
8 1 (0.69%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 27 (18.62%) Google
2 17 (11.72%) Oracle
3 12 (8.28%) VMware
4 10 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.21%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.52%) Akamai
7 7 (4.83%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (3.45%) Sybase
8 5 (3.45%) SAP
8 5 (3.45%) NetSuite
8 5 (3.45%) Twitter
9 4 (2.76%) DigitalOcean
10 3 (2.07%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.38%) Facebook
12 1 (0.69%) ExactTarget
12 1 (0.69%) New Relic
12 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.69%) Informatica
12 1 (0.69%) Apple
12 1 (0.69%) Sage
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