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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 852 817 842
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +25
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 53 62 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.057% 0.048%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 1.51% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 47
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5841 4106 3374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.98% 3.77% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4699 3541 2906
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 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £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 25 July 2014 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 25 July 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 -47 44 £55,000 +15.78% 6
London -61 27 £60,000 +6.66% 6
South East -15 10 £52,500 +26.50%
City of London -19 8 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Bicester - 8 £52,000 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £52,000 -
Glasgow - 7 £62,500 -
Scotland - 7 £62,500 -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £67,500 -
Reading - 2 £67,500 -
Birmingham -4 1 £35,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -12 1 £35,000 -9.09%
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
2 43 (44.33%) Web Services
3 42 (43.30%) HTML
3 42 (43.30%) Ruby
4 41 (42.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (39.18%) CSS
6 36 (37.11%) Ruby on Rails
7 33 (34.02%) Amazon AWS
8 32 (32.99%) HTML5
9 31 (31.96%) SaaS
9 31 (31.96%) TDD
9 31 (31.96%) SQL
10 30 (30.93%) NoSQL
11 27 (27.84%) MVC
12 26 (26.80%) HTTP
13 25 (25.77%) Python
13 25 (25.77%) CSS3
13 25 (25.77%) DevOps
14 24 (24.74%) MongoDB
14 24 (24.74%) .NET
15 23 (23.71%) PaaS
16 22 (22.68%) REST
16 22 (22.68%) Google
17 21 (21.65%) Finance
17 21 (21.65%) Java
17 21 (21.65%) JSON
18 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (20.62%) Windows
18 20 (20.62%) Linux
18 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (18.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (14.43%) Node.js
3 4 (4.12%) Apache
4 3 (3.09%) nginx
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.06%) WordPress
6 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.03%) Drupal
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.03%) Mingle
2 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 41 (42.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (34.02%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (31.96%) SaaS
4 23 (23.71%) PaaS
5 10 (10.31%) IaaS
6 8 (8.25%) Google Apps
7 7 (7.22%) OpenShift
7 7 (7.22%) Google Compute Engine
7 7 (7.22%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (5.15%) Google App Engine
9 4 (4.12%) Force.com
9 4 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (4.12%) Amazon S3
10 3 (3.09%) Engine Yard
11 2 (2.06%) Office 365
12 1 (1.03%) GitHub
12 1 (1.03%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) HTTP
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) SSH
3 1 (1.03%) VLAN
3 1 (1.03%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.93%) NoSQL
2 24 (24.74%) MongoDB
3 18 (18.56%) Redis
4 16 (16.49%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (13.40%) MySQL
6 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
7 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
8 7 (7.22%) RDBMS
9 6 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (5.15%) Big Data
11 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
12 3 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (2.06%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (1.03%) Voldemort
14 1 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
14 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.43%) Cucumber
3 12 (12.37%) RSpec
4 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.15%) WebDriver
6 5 (5.15%) Mocha
6 5 (5.15%) QUnit
6 5 (5.15%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.09%) Subversion
8 2 (2.06%) PhantomJS
8 2 (2.06%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.03%) Sublime Text
9 1 (1.03%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.03%) JIRA
9 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.03%) RubyGems
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Publishing
3 3 (3.09%) Advertising
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (57.73%) Developer
2 15 (15.46%) Architect
3 14 (14.43%) Senior Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Consultant
6 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Ruby Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (6.19%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Sales Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.09%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (44.33%) Web Services
2 42 (43.30%) HTML
3 38 (39.18%) CSS
4 36 (37.11%) Ruby on Rails
5 32 (32.99%) HTML5
6 25 (25.77%) CSS3
7 24 (24.74%) .NET
8 22 (22.68%) REST
9 21 (21.65%) JSON
10 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET
10 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (18.56%) jQuery
12 15 (15.46%) Backbone.js
13 13 (13.40%) RESTful
14 12 (12.37%) Ember.js
15 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (11.34%) Memcached
16 9 (9.28%) Django
17 7 (7.22%) Visualforce
18 6 (6.19%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.22%) Open Source
2 4 (4.12%) Social Media
3 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.09%) Video on Demand
3 3 (3.09%) Tandem
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) Streaming Music
4 2 (2.06%) iPhone
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.03%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.62%) Windows
1 20 (20.62%) Linux
2 6 (6.19%) Ubuntu
2 6 (6.19%) Android
2 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.12%) CentOS
3 4 (4.12%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.09%) UNIX
5 2 (2.06%) Debian
6 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) TDD
2 27 (27.84%) MVC
3 25 (25.77%) DevOps
4 17 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.46%) BDD
6 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.34%) Test Scripting
8 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.31%) Scrum
9 8 (8.25%) OO
9 8 (8.25%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.22%) Web Development
10 7 (7.22%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (6.19%) Kanban
11 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.19%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.15%) CRM
12 5 (5.15%) Performance Testing
12 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.15%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
2 42 (43.30%) Ruby
3 31 (31.96%) SQL
4 25 (25.77%) Python
5 21 (21.65%) Java
6 19 (19.59%) C#
7 9 (9.28%) PHP
8 8 (8.25%) C++
9 6 (6.19%) Golang
10 5 (5.15%) Google Apps Script
10 5 (5.15%) Perl
11 4 (4.12%) Scala
12 3 (3.09%) Apex Code
12 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
12 3 (3.09%) Groovy
13 2 (2.06%) VB
13 2 (2.06%) Delphi
14 1 (1.03%) C
14 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Docker
2 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
3 2 (2.06%) vCloud
4 1 (1.03%) Squid
4 1 (1.03%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (11.34%) Puppet
3 6 (6.19%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.03%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.03%) logstash
4 1 (1.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Google
2 16 (16.49%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (13.40%) Oracle
4 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.22%) Sybase
6 5 (5.15%) SAP
6 5 (5.15%) NetSuite
7 4 (4.12%) VMware
8 2 (2.06%) Capita
8 2 (2.06%) Akamai
8 2 (2.06%) Tableau
8 2 (2.06%) Facebook
8 2 (2.06%) Twitter
8 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.06%) Cognos
8 2 (2.06%) Adobe
8 2 (2.06%) Genesys
9 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.03%) EMC
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Open to remote working with weekly onsite in...
SearchTribes
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year + options
Posted: 10 days ago
Remote and C London
SearchTribes
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago