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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 826 853 883
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Permanent jobs citing Lua 58 70 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.070% 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 73
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 £34,123 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
48458 51627 55676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.86% 51.40% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42345 44488 47134
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £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 29 August 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 August 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 +22 22 £50,000 +17.64% 3
London +24 18 £62,500 +31.57% 7
West Midlands - 9 £37,500 -
South West - 8 £42,500 - 2
East of England +15 1 £44,000 -
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 84 (79.25%) C++
2 79 (74.53%) Python
3 55 (51.89%) Java
4 47 (44.34%) C
5 44 (41.51%) SQL
6 40 (37.74%) XML
6 40 (37.74%) Analytics
7 36 (33.96%) Linux
7 36 (33.96%) Software Engineering
8 33 (31.13%) Perl
9 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (27.36%) Games
10 29 (27.36%) Bash Shell
11 27 (25.47%) Unix
12 26 (24.53%) Finance
12 26 (24.53%) Big Data
13 25 (23.58%) Data Analytics
13 25 (23.58%) Low Latency
14 24 (22.64%) Banking
15 23 (21.70%) Data Visualisation
15 23 (21.70%) Investment Banking
15 23 (21.70%) Degree
15 23 (21.70%) Visualisation
16 21 (19.81%) FIX Protocol
16 21 (19.81%) Financial Institution
17 19 (17.92%) JavaScript
17 19 (17.92%) Manufacturing
17 19 (17.92%) Unit Testing
17 19 (17.92%) Embedded Systems
18 17 (16.04%) TDD

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 (10.38%) Apache Spark
2 7 (6.60%) nginx
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.94%) Confluence
3 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.94%) IPython
3 1 (0.94%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) 3ds Max
2 3 (2.83%) SPSS
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.77%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) WAN
1 7 (6.60%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.94%) AMQP
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) IPv4
2 1 (0.94%) MQTT
2 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.53%) Big Data
2 10 (9.43%) Data Mining
2 10 (9.43%) Redis
3 8 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.60%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.60%) SQLite
5 5 (4.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.94%) IDOL
6 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Selenium
2 6 (5.66%) Subversion
3 5 (4.72%) JIRA
4 4 (3.77%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.83%) JUnit
5 3 (2.83%) TestNG
5 3 (2.83%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.94%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (27.36%) Games
2 26 (24.53%) Finance
3 24 (22.64%) Banking
4 23 (21.70%) Investment Banking
5 21 (19.81%) Financial Institution
6 19 (17.92%) Manufacturing
7 16 (15.09%) Front Office
8 15 (14.15%) Back Office
9 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (30.19%) Developer
2 23 (21.70%) Software Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Consultant
3 20 (18.87%) Software Consultant
3 20 (18.87%) Technical Consultant
4 19 (17.92%) C Software Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded C Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded Engineer
4 19 (17.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) Programmer
6 14 (13.21%) Analyst
6 14 (13.21%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.74%) XML
2 21 (19.81%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (10.38%) Node.js
4 10 (9.43%) JMS
4 10 (9.43%) JSON
4 10 (9.43%) RESTful
4 10 (9.43%) Samza
4 10 (9.43%) SOAP
4 10 (9.43%) Spring
4 10 (9.43%) Web Services
5 9 (8.49%) AngularJS
5 9 (8.49%) Flash
5 9 (8.49%) HTML
5 9 (8.49%) React
6 8 (7.55%) Django
6 8 (7.55%) XML-RPC
7 7 (6.60%) CSS
7 7 (6.60%) Pixi.js
7 7 (6.60%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (5.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Visualisation
2 19 (17.92%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (14.15%) Mathematics
4 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
5 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (10.38%) Physics
6 10 (9.43%) Data Integration
6 10 (9.43%) Telematics
7 8 (7.55%) Statistics
7 8 (7.55%) User Experience
8 7 (6.60%) N-Tier
8 7 (6.60%) SWIFT
9 6 (5.66%) Algorithms
10 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
10 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
11 4 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (2.83%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
12 3 (2.83%) iPad
13 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.96%) Linux
2 27 (25.47%) Unix
3 13 (12.26%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.60%) Android
4 7 (6.60%) CentOS
4 7 (6.60%) Debian
4 7 (6.60%) Mac OS X
5 6 (5.66%) AIX
5 6 (5.66%) HPUX
5 6 (5.66%) Solaris
5 6 (5.66%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.74%) Analytics
2 36 (33.96%) Software Engineering
3 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.58%) Data Analytics
4 25 (23.58%) Low Latency
5 23 (21.70%) Data Visualisation
6 19 (17.92%) Unit Testing
7 17 (16.04%) TDD
8 14 (13.21%) Front End Development
8 14 (13.21%) MVC
9 13 (12.26%) Business Analysis
9 13 (12.26%) Project Management
10 12 (11.32%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.38%) Machine Learning
12 10 (9.43%) Mobile Development
13 9 (8.49%) Prototyping
13 9 (8.49%) Wireframes
14 8 (7.55%) Open Source
15 7 (6.60%) Functional Testing
15 7 (6.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 84 (79.25%) C++
2 79 (74.53%) Python
3 55 (51.89%) Java
4 47 (44.34%) C
5 44 (41.51%) SQL
6 33 (31.13%) Perl
7 29 (27.36%) Bash Shell
8 19 (17.92%) JavaScript
9 16 (15.09%) ActionScript
10 13 (12.26%) Groovy
11 11 (10.38%) Scala
12 8 (7.55%) C#
13 7 (6.60%) Objective-C
14 5 (4.72%) PHP
15 4 (3.77%) Ruby
16 3 (2.83%) MATLAB
16 3 (2.83%) R
17 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.94%) OCaml
18 1 (0.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) HL7
1 4 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.77%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Ansible
1 1 (0.94%) logstash
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (8.49%) Adobe
1 9 (8.49%) Perforce
2 6 (5.66%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.72%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Autodesk
4 4 (3.77%) Google
5 1 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle
5 1 (0.94%) Tableau
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £highly competitive, dependent on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £highly competitive, dependent on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago