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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank - - 116
Permanent jobs citing Lua 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,969 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-44.51% +20.00%
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
1160 934 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.50% 63.28% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 926 787 1132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 5 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) GUI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe