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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 808 882 911
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +29
Permanent jobs citing Lua 43 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.064% 0.050%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.096% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 49
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £24,969
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.59%
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
44942 53343 53888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.55% 52.94% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38890 46279 46502
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +83 22 £50,000 +11.11% 2
London +56 9 £42,000 -6.66% 1
East of England - 6 £40,000 - 3
South West +18 4 £55,000 +57.14% 1
North East +9 1 £52,500 +50.00%
West Midlands -23 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 64 (62.75%) C++
2 63 (61.76%) Python
3 43 (42.16%) Linux
4 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
5 35 (34.31%) Java
5 35 (34.31%) Bash Shell
6 34 (33.33%) C
7 29 (28.43%) Degree
8 27 (26.47%) Games
8 27 (26.47%) Analytics
9 26 (25.49%) SQL
10 23 (22.55%) XML
11 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
12 19 (18.63%) WAN
12 19 (18.63%) CentOS
12 19 (18.63%) Open Source
13 18 (17.65%) Big Data
13 18 (17.65%) Wireshark
14 17 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 17 (16.67%) Mathematics
14 17 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
14 17 (16.67%) Perl
14 17 (16.67%) Manufacturing
15 16 (15.69%) Low Latency
15 16 (15.69%) Kamailio
16 15 (14.71%) Physics
16 15 (14.71%) Telecoms
17 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
17 14 (13.73%) Data Analytics
18 13 (12.75%) Data Visualisation

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 (10.78%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.82%) nginx
3 2 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (0.98%) IPython
4 1 (0.98%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) WAN
2 18 (17.65%) Wireshark
3 9 (8.82%) RTP
3 9 (8.82%) VoIP
4 3 (2.94%) Firewall
4 3 (2.94%) IPv4
5 2 (1.96%) DNS
5 2 (1.96%) FTP
5 2 (1.96%) HTTP
5 2 (1.96%) Internet
5 2 (1.96%) IPv6
6 1 (0.98%) ADSL
6 1 (0.98%) BGP
6 1 (0.98%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.98%) OSPF
6 1 (0.98%) SS7
6 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.98%) VLAN
6 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.65%) Big Data
2 11 (10.78%) Redis
3 10 (9.80%) Data Mining
4 7 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.86%) SQLite
5 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.98%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.98%) Riak
7 1 (0.98%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.98%) CppUnit
2 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.98%) JUnit
2 1 (0.98%) Selenium
2 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.98%) TestNG
2 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (26.47%) Games
2 17 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 15 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.80%) Finance
5 8 (7.84%) Banking
5 8 (7.84%) Investment Banking
6 6 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 6 (5.88%) Front Office
7 2 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (35.29%) Developer
2 21 (20.59%) Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (15.69%) Java Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Programmer
6 11 (10.78%) Python Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.55%) XML
2 11 (10.78%) Node.js
3 10 (9.80%) JMS
3 10 (9.80%) JSON
3 10 (9.80%) RESTful
3 10 (9.80%) Samza
3 10 (9.80%) SOAP
3 10 (9.80%) Spring
4 9 (8.82%) Flash
5 8 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (6.86%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.86%) Django
6 7 (6.86%) Pixi.js
6 7 (6.86%) React
6 7 (6.86%) Redux
7 6 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (5.88%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (4.90%) Web Services
9 4 (3.92%) XML-RPC
10 2 (1.96%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 15 (14.71%) Physics
3 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 13 (12.75%) Visualisation
5 10 (9.80%) Data Integration
5 10 (9.80%) Telematics
6 9 (8.82%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (6.86%) Statistics
8 6 (5.88%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
9 4 (3.92%) SWIFT
10 3 (2.94%) Grid Computing
10 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.96%) User Experience
12 1 (0.98%) Arduino
12 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 43 (42.16%) Linux
2 19 (18.63%) CentOS
3 12 (11.76%) Windows
4 9 (8.82%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.82%) Unix
5 6 (5.88%) Debian
5 6 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.92%) AIX
6 4 (3.92%) Android
6 4 (3.92%) HPUX
6 4 (3.92%) Solaris
6 4 (3.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
2 27 (26.47%) Analytics
3 19 (18.63%) Open Source
4 17 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 16 (15.69%) Low Latency
6 14 (13.73%) Data Analytics
7 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (12.75%) Data Visualisation
8 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 12 (11.76%) TDD
9 11 (10.78%) Machine Learning
10 10 (9.80%) Mobile Development
10 10 (9.80%) MVC
10 10 (9.80%) Prototyping
11 8 (7.84%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.84%) Project Management
12 7 (6.86%) Deep Learning
12 7 (6.86%) Performance Optimisation
12 7 (6.86%) Software Architecture
13 6 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.75%) C++
2 63 (61.76%) Python
3 35 (34.31%) Bash Shell
3 35 (34.31%) Java
4 34 (33.33%) C
5 26 (25.49%) SQL
6 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
7 17 (16.67%) Perl
8 13 (12.75%) Groovy
9 12 (11.76%) Scala
10 10 (9.80%) ActionScript
11 7 (6.86%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.92%) PHP
12 4 (3.92%) Ruby
13 2 (1.96%) C#
14 1 (0.98%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.98%) Erlang
14 1 (0.98%) Go
14 1 (0.98%) Julia
14 1 (0.98%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 29 (28.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.98%) CCNA
3 1 (0.98%) CCNP
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) JNCIA
3 1 (0.98%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) GPG13
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) Kamailio
2 5 (4.90%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.96%) Snort
5 1 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (1.96%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.98%) logstash
2 1 (0.98%) Nagios
2 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Perforce
2 9 (8.82%) Adobe
3 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (1.96%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.98%) BroadSoft
6 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco
6 1 (0.98%) Dialogic
6 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.98%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.98%) NetWitness
6 1 (0.98%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.98%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.98%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.98%) Tableau
6 1 (0.98%) WatchGuard
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