The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank 90 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Lua 11 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.95% 0.29% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 0.38% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Average salary £45,000 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Lua
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
781 523 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.27% 75.36% 66.05%
Number of salaries quoted 677 477 537
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lua across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Lua
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lua across the Brighton region.

Lua Salary Trend in Brighton

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Lua 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 Lua.

1 23 (62.16%) C#
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
1 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
2 22 (59.46%) OO
3 20 (54.05%) VB
3 20 (54.05%) VB.NET
3 20 (54.05%) .NET
3 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
3 20 (54.05%) Visual Studio
3 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET
3 20 (54.05%) ISO 9001
3 20 (54.05%) VB6
3 20 (54.05%) WPF
3 20 (54.05%) LINQ
3 20 (54.05%) SQLite
4 14 (37.84%) C
4 14 (37.84%) Python
4 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
4 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
4 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
4 14 (37.84%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (8.11%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.11%) Physics
6 2 (5.41%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) Middleware
6 2 (5.41%) Xcode
6 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Lua 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 Lua. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
1 20 (54.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Xcode
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Polish Language
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) C# Developer
3 14 (37.84%) C Developer
4 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (2.70%) Graduate Programmer
5 1 (2.70%) WPF Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Programmer
5 1 (2.70%) Graduate
5 1 (2.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
1 20 (54.05%) ASP.NET
1 20 (54.05%) WPF
1 20 (54.05%) LINQ
2 2 (5.41%) PhoneGap
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) Flash
3 1 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (62.16%) Computer Science
2 14 (37.84%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.11%) Physics
4 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.70%) iPhone
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) OO
2 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.41%) Android Development
3 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
3 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) VB
2 20 (54.05%) VB.NET
2 20 (54.05%) VB6
3 14 (37.84%) Bash Shell
3 14 (37.84%) Python
3 14 (37.84%) C
4 3 (8.11%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (54.05%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Google
1 2 (5.41%) Facebook
1 2 (5.41%) Twitter