The first table below looks at the demand for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank 136 139 145
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Lua 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.041% 0.084% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.069% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1459 1490 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.77% 62.34% 69.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1346 1634
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Lua
East of England

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lua
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Lua Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Lua
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(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
Cambridge -3 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Lua
East of England

Lua
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (100.00%) Games
2 10 (76.92%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (69.23%) Adobe
3 9 (69.23%) ActionScript
3 9 (69.23%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 4 (30.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (30.77%) Physics
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) DirectX
4 4 (30.77%) Xbox
4 4 (30.77%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Flash

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) GUI Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Graphics Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Games Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Games Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) DirectX
2 3 (23.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (30.77%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Physics
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OOP
1 4 (30.77%) OO
1 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) ActionScript
1 9 (69.23%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (30.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Adobe