The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank 814 800 794
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Lua 64 101 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.092% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 86 56
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Lua
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53584 57855 53904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.92% 52.42% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46162 49760 46937
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lua
Salary Trend in England

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

Lua Salary Trend in England

Lua
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lua across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Lua Salary Histogram in England

Lua
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
South East +13 30 £42,500 -5.55% 2
London -6 27 £55,000 -4.34% 3
East Midlands - 4 £22,500 -
East of England +5 3 - -
South West -7 2 £55,000 +89.65%
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 45 (44.55%) OO
2 43 (42.57%) Degree
3 41 (40.59%) Python
3 41 (40.59%) Computer Science
4 38 (37.62%) SQL
5 37 (36.63%) C#
6 36 (35.64%) Linux
7 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
7 35 (34.65%) .NET
8 33 (32.67%) Bash Shell
9 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET
10 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (27.72%) Java
11 28 (27.72%) Visual Studio
12 27 (26.73%) SQL Server
12 27 (26.73%) TDD
13 25 (24.75%) Unit Testing
14 24 (23.76%) WPF
14 24 (23.76%) LINQ
14 24 (23.76%) SQLite
14 24 (23.76%) VB6
14 24 (23.76%) VB
14 24 (23.76%) VB.NET
15 23 (22.77%) Android
16 22 (21.78%) ISO 9001
16 22 (21.78%) C++
16 22 (21.78%) Games
17 20 (19.80%) MongoDB
18 19 (18.81%) Apple iOS
18 19 (18.81%) Selenium

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 7 (6.93%) WorkSite
1 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.96%) Node.js
3 3 (2.97%) CMS
3 3 (2.97%) Drupal
3 3 (2.97%) WordPress
3 3 (2.97%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) GitHub
3 3 (2.97%) Basecamp
3 3 (2.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Internet
2 3 (2.97%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.97%) SSL
3 1 (0.99%) PSTN
3 1 (0.99%) VoIP
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.99%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (23.76%) SQLite
3 20 (19.80%) MongoDB
4 17 (16.83%) Neo4j
5 16 (15.84%) Hazelcast
6 7 (6.93%) IDOL
7 4 (3.96%) Big Data
8 3 (2.97%) MySQL
9 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.99%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Visual Studio
2 19 (18.81%) Selenium
3 17 (16.83%) TestNG
3 17 (16.83%) Subversion
3 17 (16.83%) Maven
3 17 (16.83%) WebDriver
3 17 (16.83%) Cucumber
3 17 (16.83%) Liquibase
3 17 (16.83%) JUnit
4 16 (15.84%) Jasmine
5 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
6 8 (7.92%) JIRA
7 5 (4.95%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.97%) Bugzilla
9 3 (2.97%) Grunt
9 3 (2.97%) Bower
9 3 (2.97%) Redmine
9 3 (2.97%) webpack
9 3 (2.97%) gulp
General
1 22 (21.78%) Games
2 18 (17.82%) Finance
3 15 (14.85%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.97%) Banking
5 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (69.31%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) Analyst
3 20 (19.80%) C# Developer
4 19 (18.81%) WPF Developer
5 17 (16.83%) Java Developer
6 15 (14.85%) C Developer
7 14 (13.86%) Programmer
8 13 (12.87%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (10.89%) C++ Programmer
10 10 (9.90%) C++ Analyst Programmer
10 10 (9.90%) Tester
11 9 (8.91%) Test Analyst
12 7 (6.93%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.94%) Developer Analyst
13 6 (5.94%) Automation Tester
14 5 (4.95%) Graduate
15 4 (3.96%) Trainee Developer
15 4 (3.96%) Trainee
15 4 (3.96%) Graduate Developer
15 4 (3.96%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.65%) .NET
2 31 (30.69%) ASP.NET
3 24 (23.76%) WPF
3 24 (23.76%) LINQ
4 17 (16.83%) Apache Camel
4 17 (16.83%) J2SE
4 17 (16.83%) ActiveMQ
4 17 (16.83%) Spring
4 17 (16.83%) Java EE
5 16 (15.84%) Backbone.js
6 14 (13.86%) HTML
7 13 (12.87%) CSS
8 12 (11.88%) JSON
9 11 (10.89%) STL
10 10 (9.90%) XML
10 10 (9.90%) Ajax
10 10 (9.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 7 (6.93%) HTML5
12 5 (4.95%) LAMP
12 5 (4.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (40.59%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.83%) Public Cloud
3 15 (14.85%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (10.89%) N-Tier
5 10 (9.90%) Derivative
6 6 (5.94%) Internet of Things
6 6 (5.94%) Physics
7 4 (3.96%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.97%) User Experience
9 2 (1.98%) Xbox
10 1 (0.99%) Online Games
10 1 (0.99%) iPad
10 1 (0.99%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.99%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.99%) Economics
10 1 (0.99%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (0.99%) Statistics
10 1 (0.99%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Linux
2 23 (22.77%) Android
3 19 (18.81%) Apple iOS
4 18 (17.82%) Windows
5 17 (16.83%) Windows Mobile
6 13 (12.87%) UNIX
7 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.99%) CentOS
7 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.55%) OO
2 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.73%) TDD
4 25 (24.75%) Unit Testing
5 19 (18.81%) Scrum
6 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
7 14 (13.86%) Multithreading
8 7 (6.93%) Analytics
8 7 (6.93%) Document Management
8 7 (6.93%) Web Analytics
8 7 (6.93%) Web Development
8 7 (6.93%) Content Management
9 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.96%) Release Management
10 4 (3.96%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.96%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.96%) Information Management
10 4 (3.96%) Data Security
10 4 (3.96%) ITIL
10 4 (3.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 41 (40.59%) Python
2 38 (37.62%) SQL
3 37 (36.63%) C#
4 35 (34.65%) JavaScript
5 33 (32.67%) Bash Shell
6 28 (27.72%) Java
7 24 (23.76%) VB
7 24 (23.76%) VB.NET
7 24 (23.76%) VB6
8 22 (21.78%) C++
9 19 (18.81%) ActionScript
9 19 (18.81%) Ruby
10 18 (17.82%) C
11 14 (13.86%) Perl
12 10 (9.90%) Pascal
13 8 (7.92%) PHP
14 4 (3.96%) Tcl
14 4 (3.96%) Objective-C
14 4 (3.96%) AWK
14 4 (3.96%) sed
Qualifications
1 43 (42.57%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Puppet
1 4 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.97%) Ansible
2 3 (2.97%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Terracotta
2 12 (11.88%) Google
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.96%) HP
4 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.97%) Facebook
4 3 (2.97%) Twitter
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.99%) BT
6 1 (0.99%) Perforce
6 1 (0.99%) VMware
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