The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank 308 323 315
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Lua 6 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.026% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.047% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 11
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,969 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-44.51% +20.00%
Lua
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5332 6363 5951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.52% 54.91% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 5567 5514
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lua
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Lua Salary Trend in the City of London

Lua
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lua across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Lua Salary Histogram in the City of London

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) Sybase
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 3 (30.00%) STL
5 3 (30.00%) Pascal
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (30.00%) Derivative
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (10.00%) ERwin
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) STL
1 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) Stripes Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) DOM
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) JSTL
3 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Pascal
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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