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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 822 883 901
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +18
Permanent jobs citing Lua 57 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.060% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 64
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,014 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -5.06%
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
47035 52964 54249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.62% 51.89% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40744 45845 46006
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,786
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +53 21 £50,000 +17.64% 3
London +31 21 £60,000 +26.31% 7
West Midlands -10 9 £37,500 -6.25%
South West - 4 £42,500 -
North East +9 1 £52,500 +50.00%
East of England - 1 £44,000 - 3
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 72 (75.00%) C++
2 69 (71.88%) Python
3 43 (44.79%) Java
4 41 (42.71%) C
5 38 (39.58%) SQL
6 34 (35.42%) Analytics
7 33 (34.38%) Linux
8 32 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 31 (32.29%) Games
10 28 (29.17%) XML
11 27 (28.13%) Bash Shell
12 26 (27.08%) Degree
13 25 (26.04%) Big Data
14 23 (23.96%) Data Analytics
15 22 (22.92%) Low Latency
16 21 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (20.83%) Perl
18 19 (19.79%) Unix
18 19 (19.79%) Finance
19 18 (18.75%) Manufacturing
19 18 (18.75%) Banking
19 18 (18.75%) Investment Banking
19 18 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
19 18 (18.75%) Visualisation
19 18 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
19 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
19 18 (18.75%) Unit Testing
20 16 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
20 16 (16.67%) Financial Institution
21 15 (15.63%) Front Office

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 11 (11.46%) Apache Spark
2 9 (9.38%) nginx
3 1 (1.04%) Confluence
3 1 (1.04%) IPython
3 1 (1.04%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) WAN
1 9 (9.38%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.04%) AMQP
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) IPv4
2 1 (1.04%) MQTT
2 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.04%) Big Data
2 11 (11.46%) Redis
3 10 (10.42%) Data Mining
4 8 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.33%) SQLite
5 6 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.04%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.04%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.08%) JUnit
1 2 (2.08%) Selenium
1 2 (2.08%) TestNG
1 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 31 (32.29%) Games
2 19 (19.79%) Finance
3 18 (18.75%) Banking
3 18 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 18 (18.75%) Manufacturing
4 16 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 15 (15.63%) Front Office
6 10 (10.42%) Back Office
7 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Developer
2 22 (22.92%) Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) C Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) C++ Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded C Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
3 18 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (16.67%) Consultant
4 16 (16.67%) Software Consultant
4 16 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 13 (13.54%) Programmer
6 12 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
6 12 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.17%) XML
2 16 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (11.46%) Node.js
4 10 (10.42%) JMS
4 10 (10.42%) JSON
4 10 (10.42%) RESTful
4 10 (10.42%) Samza
4 10 (10.42%) SOAP
4 10 (10.42%) Spring
5 9 (9.38%) Flash
5 9 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 8 (8.33%) Django
6 8 (8.33%) Pixi.js
6 8 (8.33%) React
6 8 (8.33%) XML-RPC
7 5 (5.21%) Web Services
8 2 (2.08%) Celery
8 2 (2.08%) Pandas
8 2 (2.08%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
1 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
1 18 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 14 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 14 (14.58%) Physics
3 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.42%) Data Integration
4 10 (10.42%) Statistics
4 10 (10.42%) Telematics
5 8 (8.33%) Algorithms
6 7 (7.29%) SWIFT
7 6 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (5.21%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (4.17%) User Experience
10 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
10 3 (3.13%) iPad
11 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
11 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
12 1 (1.04%) Arduino
12 1 (1.04%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Linux
2 19 (19.79%) Unix
3 11 (11.46%) Apple iOS
4 9 (9.38%) CentOS
5 7 (7.29%) Debian
5 7 (7.29%) Mac OS X
6 6 (6.25%) AIX
6 6 (6.25%) HPUX
6 6 (6.25%) Solaris
6 6 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.21%) Android
7 5 (5.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.42%) Analytics
2 32 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 23 (23.96%) Data Analytics
4 22 (22.92%) Low Latency
5 21 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
6 18 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.54%) Mentoring
7 13 (13.54%) TDD
8 12 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 12 (12.50%) Project Management
9 11 (11.46%) Machine Learning
10 10 (10.42%) Mobile Development
10 10 (10.42%) MVC
10 10 (10.42%) Open Source
11 9 (9.38%) Prototyping
12 8 (8.33%) Front End Development
13 7 (7.29%) Deep Learning
13 7 (7.29%) Performance Optimisation
13 7 (7.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.00%) C++
2 69 (71.88%) Python
3 43 (44.79%) Java
4 41 (42.71%) C
5 38 (39.58%) SQL
6 27 (28.13%) Bash Shell
7 20 (20.83%) Perl
8 14 (14.58%) JavaScript
9 13 (13.54%) Groovy
10 11 (11.46%) ActionScript
10 11 (11.46%) Scala
11 8 (8.33%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.13%) MATLAB
12 3 (3.13%) R
12 3 (3.13%) Ruby
13 2 (2.08%) PHP
14 1 (1.04%) AppleScript
14 1 (1.04%) Julia
14 1 (1.04%) OCaml
14 1 (1.04%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) Kamailio
2 4 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Adobe
1 9 (9.38%) Perforce
2 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.04%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago