The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 846 881 863
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Permanent jobs citing Lua 50 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.062% 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 84
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
48824 53175 56081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.19% 51.67% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42750 45715 48085
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Lua as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

Lua Salary Histogram in England

Lua
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +30 21 £50,000 +17.64% 3
London +25 16 £70,000 +27.27% 8
South West - 9 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £37,500 -
East of England +31 1 £45,000 - 2
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Lua also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Lua.

1 88 (80.73%) Python
2 84 (77.06%) C++
3 57 (52.29%) Java
4 44 (40.37%) Perl
4 44 (40.37%) C
5 41 (37.61%) Linux
6 39 (35.78%) SQL
7 38 (34.86%) XML
7 38 (34.86%) Analytics
8 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
10 30 (27.52%) Unix
11 27 (24.77%) Finance
11 27 (24.77%) Bash Shell
12 26 (23.85%) Low Latency
13 25 (22.94%) Degree
14 24 (22.02%) Data Analytics
14 24 (22.02%) Banking
14 24 (22.02%) JavaScript
15 23 (21.10%) Big Data
16 21 (19.27%) Apple iOS
16 21 (19.27%) Visualisation
16 21 (19.27%) Investment Banking
17 20 (18.35%) Unit Testing
17 20 (18.35%) Data Visualisation
17 20 (18.35%) Embedded Systems
17 20 (18.35%) Manufacturing
17 20 (18.35%) Games
18 19 (17.43%) Financial Institution
18 19 (17.43%) FIX Protocol

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.26%) Apache Spark
1 9 (8.26%) nginx
2 1 (0.92%) Apache
2 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.92%) Confluence
2 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) 3ds Max
1 5 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.75%) SPSS
3 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) GitHub
2 5 (4.59%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.75%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) AMQP
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) IPv4
3 1 (0.92%) MQTT
3 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.10%) Big Data
2 10 (9.17%) Redis
3 9 (8.26%) Data Mining
3 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.34%) MySQL
5 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.42%) SQLite
6 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.92%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.92%) IDOL
7 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Riak
7 1 (0.92%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Subversion
2 9 (8.26%) Selenium
3 6 (5.50%) JIRA
4 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.67%) JUnit
5 4 (3.67%) TestNG
5 4 (3.67%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (24.77%) Finance
2 24 (22.02%) Banking
3 21 (19.27%) Investment Banking
4 20 (18.35%) Games
4 20 (18.35%) Manufacturing
5 19 (17.43%) Financial Institution
6 18 (16.51%) Front Office
7 13 (11.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (33.94%) Developer
2 20 (18.35%) C Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Consultant
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded C Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Software Consultant
2 20 (18.35%) Software Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Technical Consultant
3 18 (16.51%) Python Developer
4 15 (13.76%) Analyst
5 14 (12.84%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (34.86%) XML
2 19 (17.43%) FIX Protocol
3 15 (13.76%) HTML
4 12 (11.01%) Web Services
5 10 (9.17%) AngularJS
5 10 (9.17%) CSS
5 10 (9.17%) Node.js
5 10 (9.17%) React
5 10 (9.17%) SOAP
5 10 (9.17%) Spring
6 9 (8.26%) JMS
6 9 (8.26%) Qt
6 9 (8.26%) RESTful
6 9 (8.26%) Samza
7 8 (7.34%) Django
7 8 (7.34%) XML-RPC
8 7 (6.42%) .NET
8 7 (6.42%) Pixi.js
8 7 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (5.50%) Corona SDK
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Visualisation
2 20 (18.35%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (12.84%) Mathematics
4 13 (11.93%) Computer Science
5 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (10.09%) Physics
6 10 (9.17%) Management Information System
7 9 (8.26%) Data Integration
7 9 (8.26%) Digital Media
7 9 (8.26%) Digital TV
7 9 (8.26%) IPTV
7 9 (8.26%) N-Tier
7 9 (8.26%) STB
7 9 (8.26%) Telematics
8 8 (7.34%) User Experience
9 7 (6.42%) SWIFT
10 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
11 5 (4.59%) e-Learning
11 5 (4.59%) Learning Management System
11 5 (4.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.61%) Linux
2 30 (27.52%) Unix
3 21 (19.27%) Apple iOS
4 16 (14.68%) Android
5 7 (6.42%) Debian
5 7 (6.42%) Mac OS X
6 6 (5.50%) AIX
6 6 (5.50%) HPUX
6 6 (5.50%) Solaris
6 6 (5.50%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.67%) Windows
8 3 (2.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.86%) Analytics
2 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
4 26 (23.85%) Low Latency
5 24 (22.02%) Data Analytics
6 20 (18.35%) Data Visualisation
6 20 (18.35%) Unit Testing
7 16 (14.68%) Front End Development
8 14 (12.84%) MVC
9 13 (11.93%) Business Analysis
9 13 (11.93%) Project Management
10 12 (11.01%) TDD
11 10 (9.17%) Machine Learning
12 9 (8.26%) Functional Testing
12 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.26%) Mobile Development
12 9 (8.26%) SDLC
13 8 (7.34%) OO
14 7 (6.42%) Content Development
14 7 (6.42%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 88 (80.73%) Python
2 84 (77.06%) C++
3 57 (52.29%) Java
4 44 (40.37%) C
4 44 (40.37%) Perl
5 39 (35.78%) SQL
6 27 (24.77%) Bash Shell
7 24 (22.02%) JavaScript
8 13 (11.93%) C#
9 12 (11.01%) ActionScript
10 11 (10.09%) Scala
11 10 (9.17%) Groovy
11 10 (9.17%) Ruby
12 8 (7.34%) PHP
13 7 (6.42%) Objective-C
14 4 (3.67%) MATLAB
14 4 (3.67%) R
15 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.92%) Go
16 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.92%) PhD
2 1 (0.92%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.92%) Docker
3 1 (0.92%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Ansible
1 1 (0.92%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.92%) Puppet
1 1 (0.92%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
1 6 (5.50%) VMware
2 5 (4.59%) Autodesk
2 5 (4.59%) Google
3 3 (2.75%) Adobe
3 3 (2.75%) Perforce
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
4 1 (0.92%) Sybase
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Epsom
TRG
Salary: 65000-75000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 24 days ago