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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 871 883 853
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Permanent jobs citing Lua 44 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.032% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.088% 0.064% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 50
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £24,969 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £24,969 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+80.22% -44.51%
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
49789 50015 51596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.63% 50.33% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43430 43287 43761
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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
London +6 20 £52,500 +10.52% 2
South East +27 12 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £45,000 - 2
East of England - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 1 £21,500 -
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 73 (69.52%) Software Engineering
2 60 (57.14%) C++
3 56 (53.33%) Python
4 53 (50.48%) Java
5 46 (43.81%) Games
6 45 (42.86%) Degree
7 44 (41.90%) OO
8 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
9 39 (37.14%) Android
10 36 (34.29%) Apple iOS
11 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (32.38%) Linux
12 31 (29.52%) TDD
12 31 (29.52%) Computer Science
13 27 (25.71%) Scrum
13 27 (25.71%) JUnit
14 26 (24.76%) N-Tier
14 26 (24.76%) Git (software)
15 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (23.81%) MongoDB
15 25 (23.81%) HTML
15 25 (23.81%) C
15 25 (23.81%) Maven
15 25 (23.81%) User Experience
16 24 (22.86%) Handlebars
16 24 (22.86%) RequireJS
16 24 (22.86%) ActiveMQ
16 24 (22.86%) Flash
16 24 (22.86%) Backbone.js
16 24 (22.86%) Embedded Systems

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 22 (20.95%) Node.js
2 2 (1.90%) nginx
3 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.90%) Maya
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 24 (22.86%) Hazelcast
3 20 (19.05%) Neo4j
4 19 (18.10%) NoSQL
5 16 (15.24%) Big Data
6 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.95%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.95%) MySQL
8 1 (0.95%) Redis
8 1 (0.95%) Riak
Development Applications
1 27 (25.71%) JUnit
2 26 (24.76%) Git (software)
3 25 (23.81%) Maven
4 24 (22.86%) Jasmine
5 22 (20.95%) Grunt
6 9 (8.57%) Cucumber
6 9 (8.57%) Selenium
6 9 (8.57%) TestNG
6 9 (8.57%) WebDriver
7 7 (6.67%) Subversion
8 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.86%) CMake
9 3 (2.86%) GCC
9 3 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.86%) Xcode
10 2 (1.90%) Liquibase
11 1 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.95%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
General
1 46 (43.81%) Games
2 21 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (48.57%) Developer
2 37 (35.24%) Java Developer
3 34 (32.38%) C++ Software Engineer
3 34 (32.38%) Software Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) C Software Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded C Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded Engineer
4 23 (21.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) C++ Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Games Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Developer in Test
8 7 (6.67%) C++/Java Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.81%) HTML
2 24 (22.86%) ActiveMQ
2 24 (22.86%) Backbone.js
2 24 (22.86%) Flash
2 24 (22.86%) Handlebars
2 24 (22.86%) RequireJS
3 22 (20.95%) HTML5
3 22 (20.95%) Sass
4 20 (19.05%) Spring
4 20 (19.05%) XML
5 18 (17.14%) JDBC
5 18 (17.14%) LAMP
5 18 (17.14%) XSL
5 18 (17.14%) XSLT
6 13 (12.38%) JSP
7 9 (8.57%) MFC
7 9 (8.57%) OpenGL
8 8 (7.62%) J2SE
9 7 (6.67%) Web Services
10 5 (4.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.52%) Computer Science
2 26 (24.76%) N-Tier
3 25 (23.81%) User Experience
4 24 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
5 22 (20.95%) Online Games
6 18 (17.14%) Algorithms
7 9 (8.57%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (5.71%) Physics
9 5 (4.76%) Social Network
10 4 (3.81%) DTV
11 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
11 3 (2.86%) CUDA
11 3 (2.86%) Digital Media
11 3 (2.86%) IPTV
11 3 (2.86%) Mathematics
11 3 (2.86%) STB
12 2 (1.90%) Graphic Design
12 2 (1.90%) Social Gaming
12 2 (1.90%) Streaming Video
12 2 (1.90%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.14%) Android
2 36 (34.29%) Apple iOS
3 34 (32.38%) Linux
4 3 (2.86%) CentOS
4 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.86%) Windows
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (69.52%) Software Engineering
2 44 (41.90%) OO
3 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (29.52%) TDD
5 27 (25.71%) Scrum
6 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (22.86%) Unit Testing
8 22 (20.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (20.95%) OOP
8 22 (20.95%) Web Design
9 18 (17.14%) Game Development
9 18 (17.14%) Integration Testing
9 18 (17.14%) SDLC
10 17 (16.19%) Multithreading
11 16 (15.24%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (14.29%) Machine Learning
13 13 (12.38%) Open Source
14 12 (11.43%) BDD
15 10 (9.52%) Test Automation
16 7 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (57.14%) C++
2 56 (53.33%) Python
3 53 (50.48%) Java
4 41 (39.05%) JavaScript
5 25 (23.81%) C
6 22 (20.95%) Bash Shell
7 17 (16.19%) Scala
8 15 (14.29%) SQL
9 11 (10.48%) ActionScript
10 9 (8.57%) Perl
11 6 (5.71%) C#
11 6 (5.71%) Ruby
12 5 (4.76%) R
13 4 (3.81%) MATLAB
14 3 (2.86%) Embedded C
14 3 (2.86%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.86%) PHP
15 2 (1.90%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (1.90%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.95%) PhD
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SDET
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.86%) iptables
1 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.86%) Xen
2 2 (1.90%) Firmware
3 1 (0.95%) Docker
3 1 (0.95%) LXC
Systems Management
1 22 (20.95%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.86%) Ansible
2 3 (2.86%) Nagios
2 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.86%) Puppet
2 3 (2.86%) Salt
2 3 (2.86%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.95%) SELinux
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) Sun
2 22 (20.95%) Facebook
2 22 (20.95%) Google
3 3 (2.86%) VMware
4 2 (1.90%) Terracotta
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.95%) Perforce
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 27 days ago