The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 870 818 914
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +96
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 47 65 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.059% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.88% 1.70% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 53 7
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £80,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-34.37% +68.42%
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5370 3832 3015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.43% 3.45% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4486 3277 2609
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Heroku Salary Histogram in the UK

Heroku
Top 14 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -52 47 £47,500 +2.70% 8
London -73 30 £47,500 - 6
South East - 15 £52,500 - 2
Bicester - 7 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £45,000 - 1
City of London -27 6 £112,500 +150.00% 1
Hampshire - 6 £65,000 - 1
Farnborough - 4 £65,000 -
Surrey - 2 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Brighton - 2 £42,500 -
Leeds - 2 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 56 (69.14%) Ruby
2 42 (51.85%) HTML
3 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
3 40 (49.38%) Web Services
4 39 (48.15%) NoSQL
5 38 (46.91%) CSS
6 34 (41.98%) MongoDB
7 33 (40.74%) TDD
8 32 (39.51%) Ruby on Rails
9 29 (35.80%) Linux
10 28 (34.57%) Python
11 26 (32.10%) SaaS
11 26 (32.10%) HTML5
12 25 (30.86%) Cloud Foundry
13 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
14 23 (28.40%) Jenkins
15 22 (27.16%) CSS3
15 22 (27.16%) QA
15 22 (27.16%) jQuery
15 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
16 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (24.69%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (24.69%) Shell Script
18 19 (23.46%) MySQL
18 19 (23.46%) Perl
18 19 (23.46%) Subversion
18 19 (23.46%) Puppet
19 18 (22.22%) Engine Yard
19 18 (22.22%) OpenStack

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (30.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 13 (16.05%) Node.js
4 5 (6.17%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) Tornado
5 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.23%) Mule
5 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Mingle
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.10%) SaaS
2 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (22.22%) Engine Yard
4 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (16.05%) PaaS
6 8 (9.88%) IaaS
7 7 (8.64%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (7.41%) Google Apps
9 4 (4.94%) Force.com
10 1 (1.23%) GitHub
10 1 (1.23%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (1.23%) Google App Engine
10 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) Firewall
1 16 (19.75%) VLAN
1 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
1 16 (19.75%) DNS
2 7 (8.64%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 2 (2.47%) AMQP
4 1 (1.23%) SPDY
4 1 (1.23%) LDAP
4 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.15%) NoSQL
2 34 (41.98%) MongoDB
3 20 (24.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (23.46%) MySQL
5 17 (20.99%) RDBMS
5 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
6 14 (17.28%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (11.11%) Redis
8 6 (7.41%) Big Data
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
10 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.23%) HBase
12 1 (1.23%) Riak
12 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
12 1 (1.23%) CouchDB
12 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (28.40%) Jenkins
2 19 (23.46%) Subversion
3 7 (8.64%) Mocha
4 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.41%) RSpec
4 6 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 6 (7.41%) QUnit
4 6 (7.41%) Jasmine
5 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.70%) Bugzilla
6 3 (3.70%) JIRA
7 1 (1.23%) Grunt
7 1 (1.23%) Hudson
7 1 (1.23%) RubyGems
7 1 (1.23%) Ant
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Publishing
3 3 (3.70%) Advertising
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (50.62%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Front-End Developer
3 16 (19.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Architect
5 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (4.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Sales Engineer
8 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.47%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (51.85%) HTML
2 40 (49.38%) Web Services
3 38 (46.91%) CSS
4 32 (39.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 26 (32.10%) HTML5
6 22 (27.16%) CSS3
6 22 (27.16%) jQuery
7 16 (19.75%) MCollective
8 15 (18.52%) Visualforce
9 13 (16.05%) .NET
9 13 (16.05%) D3.js
10 12 (14.81%) J2EE
11 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
11 10 (12.35%) Ember.js
11 10 (12.35%) Backbone.js
11 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (11.11%) REST
13 8 (9.88%) JSON
14 7 (8.64%) RESTful
15 6 (7.41%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.52%) Device Driver
2 15 (18.52%) Clustering
3 5 (6.17%) Open Source
4 4 (4.94%) Social Media
5 3 (3.70%) Tandem
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) iPhone
7 1 (1.23%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.80%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) CentOS
2 16 (19.75%) Ubuntu
3 9 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (4.94%) UNIX
4 4 (4.94%) Android
4 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) TDD
2 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (19.75%) Load Balancing
5 15 (18.52%) MVC
6 12 (14.81%) OO
6 12 (14.81%) Scrum
7 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.11%) BDD
9 8 (9.88%) Data Modelling
9 8 (9.88%) Kanban
10 7 (8.64%) Web Development
11 6 (7.41%) Performance Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Test Scripting
12 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
12 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.17%) UML
13 3 (3.70%) Analytics
13 3 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
13 3 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 56 (69.14%) Ruby
2 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
3 28 (34.57%) Python
4 20 (24.69%) Shell Script
5 19 (23.46%) Perl
6 18 (22.22%) SQL
7 17 (20.99%) Bash Shell
8 16 (19.75%) Korn
9 11 (13.58%) Java
10 7 (8.64%) C#
11 6 (7.41%) Google Apps Script
12 5 (6.17%) Groovy
13 3 (3.70%) Apex Code
13 3 (3.70%) PHP
14 2 (2.47%) Scala
15 1 (1.23%) Golang
15 1 (1.23%) C++
15 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.23%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) vCloud
2 2 (2.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Puppet
2 18 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (19.75%) Cobbler
3 16 (19.75%) Nagios
4 2 (2.47%) collectd
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle
1 17 (20.99%) Salesforce.com
1 17 (20.99%) VMware
2 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.05%) Foundry
4 7 (8.64%) Google
5 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.94%) Facebook
7 2 (2.47%) Capita
7 2 (2.47%) IBM
7 2 (2.47%) Nokia
7 2 (2.47%) Twitter
8 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.23%) Akamai
8 1 (1.23%) JBoss
8 1 (1.23%) Lotus
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco
8 1 (1.23%) EMC
8 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Stock options and £5k bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London, South East, United Kingdom
Which
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago