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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 811 854 861
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +7
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 67 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.038% 0.022%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.04% 0.85% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £43,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
6426 4582 3902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.07% 4.47% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5206 3774 3371
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 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Heroku Salary Histogram in the UK

Heroku
Top 22 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 30 January 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
(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 +23 66 £51,250 +13.88% 15
London +10 41 £57,500 +24.32% 8
Leeds +8 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Yorkshire +3 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Yorkshire -2 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South East -23 8 £35,000 -22.22% 2
South West - 5 £60,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £35,000 -
Bath - 4 £60,000 -
Somerset - 4 £60,000 -
City of London +2 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £65,000 +78.08% 3
East of England -8 2 £65,000 +78.08% 3
Peterborough - 2 £65,000 - 1
Farnham - 2 £40,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £70,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (42.74%) JavaScript
1 50 (42.74%) Ruby
2 49 (41.88%) SQL
3 43 (36.75%) CSS
4 42 (35.90%) Git (software)
5 36 (30.77%) MongoDB
5 36 (30.77%) Java
6 35 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (29.91%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (29.91%) NoSQL
6 35 (29.91%) PaaS
7 33 (28.21%) HTML
7 33 (28.21%) Python
8 31 (26.50%) Web Services
9 30 (25.64%) Ruby on Rails
10 29 (24.79%) Google
11 28 (23.93%) REST
12 27 (23.08%) Linux
13 25 (21.37%) Android
13 25 (21.37%) jQuery
14 24 (20.51%) Backbone.js
14 24 (20.51%) E-Commerce
14 24 (20.51%) Subversion
15 23 (19.66%) Google Cloud Platform
16 22 (18.80%) Django
17 21 (17.95%) Apple iOS
18 20 (17.09%) Sass
19 19 (16.24%) LESS
19 19 (16.24%) AngularJS
19 19 (16.24%) Puppet

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (6.84%) Node.js
1 8 (6.84%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.27%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.27%) Apache
4 4 (3.42%) JBoss
5 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.71%) nginx
5 2 (1.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Radian6
3 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (29.91%) PaaS
2 23 (19.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (16.24%) Google App Engine
4 18 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (13.68%) SaaS
6 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (6.84%) IaaS
8 4 (3.42%) Engine Yard
8 4 (3.42%) OpenShift
8 4 (3.42%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (2.56%) GitHub
10 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.71%) Trello
11 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) HTTP
2 5 (4.27%) DNS
3 4 (3.42%) Firewall
3 4 (3.42%) SSL
3 4 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.42%) Internet
3 4 (3.42%) VLAN
4 3 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 35 (29.91%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (29.91%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.40%) RDBMS
5 10 (8.55%) MySQL
6 5 (4.27%) Redis
6 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.56%) Big Data
9 2 (1.71%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 24 (20.51%) Subversion
3 12 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.55%) RSpec
5 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.56%) RubyGems
8 1 (0.85%) Grunt
8 1 (0.85%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.85%) Behat
8 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.85%) Mocha
8 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.85%) Ant
8 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (9.40%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Games
3 3 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (1.71%) Advertising
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (12.82%) Ruby Developer
3 11 (9.40%) Programmer
4 10 (8.55%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Scala Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Python Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.98%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Java Programmer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Programmer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (4.27%) Junior
9 5 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.27%) Senior PHP Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Administrator
10 4 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Android Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Django Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.75%) CSS
2 33 (28.21%) HTML
3 31 (26.50%) Web Services
4 30 (25.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 28 (23.93%) REST
6 25 (21.37%) jQuery
7 24 (20.51%) Backbone.js
8 22 (18.80%) Django
9 20 (17.09%) Sass
10 19 (16.24%) LESS
10 19 (16.24%) AngularJS
10 19 (16.24%) RESTful
11 16 (13.68%) Akka
11 16 (13.68%) HTML5
12 13 (11.11%) CSS3
13 11 (9.40%) JSON
14 10 (8.55%) Smarty
14 10 (8.55%) Jinja
15 6 (5.13%) .NET
16 5 (4.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.55%) User Experience
3 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.27%) Social Media
5 4 (3.42%) Clustering
5 4 (3.42%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.42%) Open Source
6 3 (2.56%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.71%) IPTV
7 2 (1.71%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.85%) iPhone
8 1 (0.85%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.08%) Linux
2 25 (21.37%) Android
3 21 (17.95%) Apple iOS
4 11 (9.40%) Windows
5 10 (8.55%) UNIX
6 9 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.27%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.42%) CentOS
9 3 (2.56%) AIX
9 3 (2.56%) Solaris
9 3 (2.56%) Debian
10 2 (1.71%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.51%) E-Commerce
3 15 (12.82%) TDD
3 15 (12.82%) DevOps
4 13 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 11 (9.40%) Analytics
6 9 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.84%) Migration
7 8 (6.84%) CRM
8 7 (5.98%) OO
8 7 (5.98%) MVC
9 6 (5.13%) BDD
9 6 (5.13%) Android Development
9 6 (5.13%) Functional Programming
10 5 (4.27%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.27%) Release Management
10 5 (4.27%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.42%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.42%) Pair Programming
11 4 (3.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 50 (42.74%) JavaScript
1 50 (42.74%) Ruby
2 49 (41.88%) SQL
3 36 (30.77%) Java
4 33 (28.21%) Python
5 16 (13.68%) Scala
6 11 (9.40%) Perl
7 9 (7.69%) PHP
7 9 (7.69%) C#
8 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.98%) Korn
10 6 (5.13%) Haskell
11 5 (4.27%) C++
11 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.42%) Groovy
13 3 (2.56%) Golang
13 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.71%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.85%) SOQL
15 1 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) Docker
2 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.56%) NFS
2 3 (2.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.85%) vCloud
3 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (16.24%) Puppet
2 18 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.13%) Ansible
4 5 (4.27%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.27%) CFEngine
5 4 (3.42%) Nagios
5 4 (3.42%) Cobbler
5 4 (3.42%) collectd
6 3 (2.56%) Salt
6 3 (2.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 29 (24.79%) Google
2 15 (12.82%) Oracle
3 7 (5.98%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.98%) Sybase
4 6 (5.13%) VMware
5 5 (4.27%) Rackspace
5 5 (4.27%) NetSuite
5 5 (4.27%) SAP
6 4 (3.42%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.42%) Akamai
6 4 (3.42%) Twitter
6 4 (3.42%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (1.71%) Facebook
7 2 (1.71%) AppFog
8 1 (0.85%) ExactTarget
8 1 (0.85%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.85%) Informatica
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens + on Call + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Clear Cube Consulting
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Biovia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: From £65,000 to £69,999 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: 60000-70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago