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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 848 874 880
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 56 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.029% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.90% 0.69% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 28
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% -16.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -

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
6220 4652 3907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.52% 4.24% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5145 3840 3399
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 December 2014 within the UK.

Heroku Salary Histogram in the UK

Heroku
Top 18 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 December 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
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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 +25 53 £42,500 -17.07% 13
London +29 25 £60,000 +9.09% 11
South East +8 22 £35,000 -33.33%
Milton Keynes - 17 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 17 £35,000 -
City of London +11 5 £70,000 +24.44% 2
Surrey - 5 £42,500 -
Farnham - 5 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Leeds - 3 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £51,250 - 2
Scotland - 3 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Bath - 2 £51,250 - 1
Somerset - 2 £51,250 - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 46 (44.23%) SQL
2 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
3 38 (36.54%) CSS
4 37 (35.58%) PaaS
5 35 (33.65%) Web Services
5 35 (33.65%) Google
5 35 (33.65%) Git (software)
6 32 (30.77%) Python
6 32 (30.77%) NoSQL
7 31 (29.81%) Java
7 31 (29.81%) Ruby
8 29 (27.88%) MongoDB
9 28 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (25.96%) HTML
10 27 (25.96%) Google Cloud Platform
11 26 (25.00%) REST
11 26 (25.00%) Backbone.js
12 25 (24.04%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (23.08%) Linux
13 24 (23.08%) HTTP
13 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (23.08%) jQuery
13 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (22.12%) Ruby on Rails
14 23 (22.12%) Django
15 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
16 20 (19.23%) E-Commerce
16 20 (19.23%) Subversion
16 20 (19.23%) Google App Engine
17 19 (18.27%) Finance

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 7 (6.73%) Node.js
1 7 (6.73%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.88%) Drupal
3 3 (2.88%) nginx
4 2 (1.92%) JBoss
4 2 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle CRM
2 7 (6.73%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.58%) PaaS
2 27 (25.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 25 (24.04%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (19.23%) Google App Engine
6 18 (17.31%) SaaS
7 7 (6.73%) IaaS
7 7 (6.73%) Google Compute Engine
7 7 (6.73%) OpenShift
8 4 (3.85%) GitHub
9 3 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.92%) Trello
11 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.96%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.96%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (2.88%) SAN
2 3 (2.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.96%) DNS
3 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 29 (27.88%) MongoDB
3 28 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.62%) RDBMS
6 9 (8.65%) Redis
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.77%) MySQL
8 3 (2.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (33.65%) Git (software)
2 20 (19.23%) Subversion
3 10 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (6.73%) RSpec
5 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.96%) JIRA
6 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.96%) Grunt
6 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.96%) Behat
6 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.96%) Mocha
6 1 (0.96%) RubyGems
6 1 (0.96%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.96%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.96%) Ant
6 1 (0.96%) Sublime Text
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Games
3 3 (2.88%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (60.58%) Developer
2 11 (10.58%) Architect
3 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
3 10 (9.62%) Programmer
3 10 (9.62%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Scala Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (6.73%) PHP Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Django Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Java Programmer
8 4 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Java Programmer
8 4 (3.85%) Administrator
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.85%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.54%) CSS
2 35 (33.65%) Web Services
3 27 (25.96%) HTML
4 26 (25.00%) REST
4 26 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 24 (23.08%) jQuery
6 23 (22.12%) Ruby on Rails
6 23 (22.12%) Django
7 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
8 18 (17.31%) Sass
9 16 (15.38%) LESS
10 15 (14.42%) HTML5
11 13 (12.50%) Akka
12 11 (10.58%) JSON
13 10 (9.62%) RESTful
13 10 (9.62%) Smarty
14 8 (7.69%) .NET
14 8 (7.69%) CSS3
15 7 (6.73%) Java EE
15 7 (6.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) User Experience
2 11 (10.58%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.85%) Open Source
5 3 (2.88%) Social Media
6 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.92%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.96%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.96%) iPhone
7 1 (0.96%) iPad
7 1 (0.96%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.08%) Linux
2 19 (18.27%) Android
3 15 (14.42%) Apple iOS
4 11 (10.58%) Windows
5 7 (6.73%) UNIX
6 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.88%) AIX
7 3 (2.88%) Solaris
7 3 (2.88%) Debian
8 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.96%) CentOS
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 14 (13.46%) TDD
4 13 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 12 (11.54%) DevOps
6 10 (9.62%) MVC
6 10 (9.62%) Analytics
7 8 (7.69%) CRM
8 7 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.73%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.81%) Migration
9 5 (4.81%) Android Development
10 4 (3.85%) Functional Programming
10 4 (3.85%) Pair Programming
10 4 (3.85%) Project Management
10 4 (3.85%) BDD
10 4 (3.85%) Web Development
11 3 (2.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.23%) SQL
2 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
3 32 (30.77%) Python
4 31 (29.81%) Java
4 31 (29.81%) Ruby
5 13 (12.50%) C#
5 13 (12.50%) Scala
6 11 (10.58%) PHP
7 8 (7.69%) Perl
7 8 (7.69%) C++
8 6 (5.77%) Golang
9 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.85%) Groovy
9 4 (3.85%) Haskell
10 3 (2.88%) Korn
10 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.96%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.96%) R
11 1 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) Docker
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) NFS
3 1 (0.96%) Squid
3 1 (0.96%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) Puppet
1 17 (16.35%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (7.69%) CFEngine
3 5 (4.81%) Vagrant
4 4 (3.85%) Ansible
5 3 (2.88%) Salt
6 1 (0.96%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.96%) logstash
Vendors
1 35 (33.65%) Google
2 16 (15.38%) Oracle
3 10 (9.62%) Sybase
4 9 (8.65%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (6.73%) NetSuite
5 7 (6.73%) Rackspace
5 7 (6.73%) SAP
6 4 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
6 4 (3.85%) VMware
6 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.88%) AppFog
8 1 (0.96%) Facebook
8 1 (0.96%) Informatica
8 1 (0.96%) ExactTarget
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