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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank - 288 327
Permanent jobs citing Lua 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.023% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.042% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -5.06%
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
3490 4795 5865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 58.26% 55.62% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3222 4203 5125
Median salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Lua as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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