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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank 815 810 801
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Lua 69 78 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.073% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 45
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,123 £23,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
52701 54876 52652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.55% 51.22% 52.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45466 46455 45635
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +26 31 £42,500 -5.55% 5
London -1 31 £47,500 -17.39% 1
East Midlands +1 4 £22,500 -35.71%
North West - 3 £35,000 -
East of England -5 2 - -
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (47.90%) Python
2 54 (45.38%) JavaScript
3 45 (37.82%) OO
4 43 (36.13%) Degree
5 41 (34.45%) Computer Science
6 37 (31.09%) Bash Shell
7 36 (30.25%) SQL
7 36 (30.25%) Linux
8 34 (28.57%) C#
9 32 (26.89%) Games
10 31 (26.05%) .NET
10 31 (26.05%) Unit Testing
11 30 (25.21%) ASP.NET
12 29 (24.37%) HTML
13 28 (23.53%) ActionScript
13 28 (23.53%) TDD
13 28 (23.53%) Selenium
14 27 (22.69%) Ruby
14 27 (22.69%) Java
15 26 (21.85%) Scrum
16 25 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (21.01%) Android
16 25 (21.01%) Apple iOS
16 25 (21.01%) Jasmine
17 24 (20.17%) C++
18 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
19 22 (18.49%) C
19 22 (18.49%) VB
19 22 (18.49%) VB.NET
19 22 (18.49%) CSS

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (10.08%) Node.js
2 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.72%) WorkSite
3 3 (2.52%) Drupal
3 3 (2.52%) WordPress
3 3 (2.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.52%) CMS
4 1 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 7 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 7 (5.88%) Maya
1 7 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.84%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.52%) GitHub
2 3 (2.52%) Basecamp
2 3 (2.52%) Trello
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) HTTPS
1 3 (2.52%) SSL
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) PSTN
2 1 (0.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.49%) SQLite
3 21 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 18 (15.13%) Neo4j
5 16 (13.45%) Hazelcast
6 8 (6.72%) IDOL
7 1 (0.84%) MySQL
7 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (23.53%) Selenium
2 25 (21.01%) Jasmine
3 22 (18.49%) Visual Studio
4 18 (15.13%) TestNG
4 18 (15.13%) Subversion
4 18 (15.13%) Maven
4 18 (15.13%) WebDriver
4 18 (15.13%) Cucumber
4 18 (15.13%) JUnit
4 18 (15.13%) Liquibase
5 12 (10.08%) webpack
5 12 (10.08%) Grunt
5 12 (10.08%) Bower
6 8 (6.72%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.20%) JIRA
7 5 (4.20%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.52%) Redmine
8 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.52%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.52%) Bugzilla
General
1 32 (26.89%) Games
2 19 (15.97%) Manufacturing
3 18 (15.13%) Finance
4 9 (7.56%) Marketing
5 6 (5.04%) Banking
6 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.84%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (70.59%) Developer
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 19 (15.97%) Java Developer
4 17 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.29%) C Developer
5 16 (13.45%) WPF Developer
6 11 (9.24%) C++ Programmer
6 11 (9.24%) Programmer
7 10 (8.40%) Analyst Programmer
7 10 (8.40%) C++ Analyst Programmer
7 10 (8.40%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Test Analyst
8 9 (7.56%) Tester
9 7 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Graduate
10 5 (4.20%) Automation Tester
11 4 (3.36%) Graduate Software Developer
11 4 (3.36%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.05%) .NET
2 30 (25.21%) ASP.NET
3 29 (24.37%) HTML
4 22 (18.49%) CSS
4 22 (18.49%) WPF
4 22 (18.49%) LINQ
5 21 (17.65%) XML
6 19 (15.97%) J2SE
7 18 (15.13%) ActiveMQ
7 18 (15.13%) Spring
7 18 (15.13%) Java EE
7 18 (15.13%) Apache Camel
8 16 (13.45%) Backbone.js
9 12 (10.08%) AngularJS
9 12 (10.08%) JSON
10 11 (9.24%) Ajax
10 11 (9.24%) STL
11 10 (8.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 9 (7.56%) Semantic HTML
13 7 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 41 (34.45%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.97%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (15.13%) Public Cloud
4 11 (9.24%) N-Tier
5 10 (8.40%) Derivative
6 9 (7.56%) User Experience
7 8 (6.72%) Social Gaming
7 8 (6.72%) Physics
8 7 (5.88%) Graphic Design
8 7 (5.88%) Mobile Games
8 7 (5.88%) Algorithms
9 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
10 4 (3.36%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.68%) CUDA
11 2 (1.68%) Xbox
12 1 (0.84%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.84%) Social Network
12 1 (0.84%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.84%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.25%) Linux
2 25 (21.01%) Android
2 25 (21.01%) Apple iOS
3 18 (15.13%) Windows Mobile
3 18 (15.13%) Windows
4 12 (10.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (37.82%) OO
2 31 (26.05%) Unit Testing
3 28 (23.53%) TDD
4 26 (21.85%) Scrum
5 25 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.97%) Test Automation
7 12 (10.08%) Multithreading
8 10 (8.40%) Game Development
8 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.40%) MVC
9 8 (6.72%) Content Management
9 8 (6.72%) Web Analytics
9 8 (6.72%) Document Management
9 8 (6.72%) Web Development
9 8 (6.72%) Analytics
10 7 (5.88%) Android Development
10 7 (5.88%) iOS Development
10 7 (5.88%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.90%) Python
2 54 (45.38%) JavaScript
3 37 (31.09%) Bash Shell
4 36 (30.25%) SQL
5 34 (28.57%) C#
6 28 (23.53%) ActionScript
7 27 (22.69%) Java
7 27 (22.69%) Ruby
8 24 (20.17%) C++
9 22 (18.49%) C
9 22 (18.49%) VB
9 22 (18.49%) VB.NET
9 22 (18.49%) VB6
10 16 (13.45%) Perl
11 10 (8.40%) Pascal
11 10 (8.40%) ActionScript 3.0
12 9 (7.56%) Smalltalk
13 8 (6.72%) PHP
14 7 (5.88%) ActionScript 2.0
15 5 (4.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 43 (36.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) Puppet
1 3 (2.52%) Vagrant
1 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Terracotta
2 13 (10.92%) Google
3 4 (3.36%) HP
4 3 (2.52%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.52%) Facebook
4 3 (2.52%) Twitter
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle
5 2 (1.68%) Perforce
6 1 (0.84%) BT
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40k to £50k + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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