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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 852 839 858
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 52 40 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.037% 0.043%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.89% 0.98% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 46
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +16.66%

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
5874 4078 3397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.16% 3.77% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4714 3446 2908
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -7 47 £55,000 -8.33% 6
London -16 27 £70,000 +16.66% 5
South East +3 14 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Milton Keynes - 11 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 11 £32,500 -
City of London +6 6 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
Farnham +13 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Surrey -12 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £24,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £24,500 -
South West - 3 £42,500 -
York - 3 £24,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Bristol - 1 £38,500 -
Swindon - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (42.72%) Web Services
2 43 (41.75%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (39.81%) JavaScript
4 38 (36.89%) SQL
5 37 (35.92%) Python
5 37 (35.92%) Google
5 37 (35.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (33.01%) PaaS
7 33 (32.04%) CSS
7 33 (32.04%) HTML
8 32 (31.07%) Java
8 32 (31.07%) NoSQL
9 29 (28.16%) Finance
10 28 (27.18%) Ruby
11 27 (26.21%) HTTP
12 26 (25.24%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (23.30%) Linux
13 24 (23.30%) SaaS
14 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
14 23 (22.33%) Django
14 23 (22.33%) REST
14 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
14 23 (22.33%) Ruby on Rails
15 22 (21.36%) Oracle
15 22 (21.36%) Backbone.js
16 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (20.39%) MVC
17 20 (19.42%) C#
17 20 (19.42%) HTML5
17 20 (19.42%) Opscode Chef

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (10.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (7.77%) Node.js
3 6 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.85%) nginx
5 2 (1.94%) WordPress
5 2 (1.94%) Drupal
5 2 (1.94%) JBoss
5 2 (1.94%) Apache
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.97%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle CRM
2 9 (8.74%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (41.75%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (35.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (33.01%) PaaS
4 24 (23.30%) SaaS
5 17 (16.50%) Google App Engine
6 11 (10.68%) Google Compute Engine
6 11 (10.68%) OpenShift
7 6 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (5.83%) IaaS
8 4 (3.88%) Amazon S3
8 4 (3.88%) GitHub
9 3 (2.91%) Google Apps
10 2 (1.94%) Trello
10 2 (1.94%) Office 365
11 1 (0.97%) Force.com
11 1 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.97%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.21%) HTTP
2 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) SAN
3 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) DNS
3 1 (0.97%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) SSH
3 1 (0.97%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (31.07%) NoSQL
2 26 (25.24%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (22.33%) MongoDB
4 17 (16.50%) Redis
4 17 (16.50%) Relational Database
5 14 (13.59%) MySQL
6 13 (12.62%) RDBMS
7 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.88%) Big Data
9 3 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.97%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.97%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.65%) Subversion
4 11 (10.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (8.74%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.80%) RSpec
7 2 (1.94%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.94%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.97%) JIRA
8 1 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.97%) Sublime Text
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Games
3 2 (1.94%) Law
3 2 (1.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (57.28%) Developer
2 17 (16.50%) Architect
3 14 (13.59%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (9.71%) Python Developer
6 7 (6.80%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Scala Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Programmer
8 5 (4.85%) Administrator
8 5 (4.85%) Consultant
8 5 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 4 (3.88%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Android Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Django Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (42.72%) Web Services
2 33 (32.04%) CSS
2 33 (32.04%) HTML
3 23 (22.33%) Django
3 23 (22.33%) REST
3 23 (22.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 22 (21.36%) Backbone.js
5 20 (19.42%) HTML5
6 19 (18.45%) jQuery
7 16 (15.53%) .NET
8 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET
8 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
9 14 (13.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (13.59%) JSON
10 12 (11.65%) CSS3
11 10 (9.71%) Java EE
11 10 (9.71%) Sass
12 9 (8.74%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (7.77%) RESTful
14 7 (6.80%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Open Source
3 6 (5.83%) User Experience
4 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Social Media
5 3 (2.91%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.94%) Streaming Music
6 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.97%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.97%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.97%) iPad
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Linux
2 18 (17.48%) Windows
3 17 (16.50%) Android
4 13 (12.62%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.80%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.88%) Debian
7 3 (2.91%) UNIX
7 3 (2.91%) AIX
7 3 (2.91%) Solaris
7 3 (2.91%) CentOS
7 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (20.39%) MVC
2 19 (18.45%) TDD
3 15 (14.56%) DevOps
4 12 (11.65%) Analytics
5 10 (9.71%) BDD
5 10 (9.71%) CRM
5 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.74%) Business Analysis
6 9 (8.74%) Waterfall
7 7 (6.80%) Android Development
8 6 (5.83%) Web Development
9 5 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.85%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.85%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.85%) Release Management
10 4 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (3.88%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.88%) Scrum
10 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.81%) JavaScript
2 38 (36.89%) SQL
3 37 (35.92%) Python
4 32 (31.07%) Java
5 28 (27.18%) Ruby
6 20 (19.42%) C#
7 13 (12.62%) C++
7 13 (12.62%) PHP
8 8 (7.77%) Golang
8 8 (7.77%) Scala
8 8 (7.77%) Perl
9 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.91%) Groovy
10 3 (2.91%) Korn
11 2 (1.94%) VB
11 2 (1.94%) Delphi
12 1 (0.97%) C
12 1 (0.97%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
1 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.97%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) Docker
2 3 (2.91%) NFS
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.97%) Varnish
3 1 (0.97%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (19.42%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (17.48%) Puppet
3 11 (10.68%) CFEngine
4 4 (3.88%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.91%) Ansible
6 2 (1.94%) Salt
7 1 (0.97%) logstash
Vendors
1 37 (35.92%) Google
2 22 (21.36%) Oracle
3 14 (13.59%) Sybase
4 13 (12.62%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.74%) SAP
5 9 (8.74%) NetSuite
6 6 (5.83%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.88%) VMware
8 3 (2.91%) AppFog
9 2 (1.94%) Akamai
9 2 (1.94%) Tableau
9 2 (1.94%) Adobe
9 2 (1.94%) Genesys
9 2 (1.94%) Cognos
10 1 (0.97%) Mercator
10 1 (0.97%) Facebook
10 1 (0.97%) Twitter
Farnham, Surrey
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 19 days ago