The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 113 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lua 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% - 0.071%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £24,969 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+80.22% -44.51%
Lua
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
941 1077 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.24% 66.81% 64.05%
Number of salaries quoted 775 877 790
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Lua
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Lua Salary Trend in Cambridge

Lua
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) C++

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Product Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Products Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C++