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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank 811 803 790
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Lua 69 96 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.088% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 84 54
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £26,050 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
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
52529 56279 53560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.53% 51.68% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45203 48124 46311
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 4 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 4 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
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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 33 £47,500 -17.39% 2
South East +23 29 £42,500 -5.55% 3
East Midlands +5 4 £22,500 -35.71%
East of England -1 3 - -
North West 0 2 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 52 (45.61%) JavaScript
2 51 (44.74%) Python
3 48 (42.11%) OO
4 45 (39.47%) Degree
5 43 (37.72%) Computer Science
6 37 (32.46%) SQL
7 36 (31.58%) C#
7 36 (31.58%) Linux
8 34 (29.82%) Bash Shell
9 33 (28.95%) ASP.NET
9 33 (28.95%) .NET
10 30 (26.32%) Games
11 29 (25.44%) TDD
11 29 (25.44%) Selenium
12 28 (24.56%) Java
13 27 (23.68%) ActionScript
13 27 (23.68%) HTML
13 27 (23.68%) Ruby
13 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (22.81%) Scrum
14 26 (22.81%) Unit Testing
15 25 (21.93%) SQLite
15 25 (21.93%) WPF
15 25 (21.93%) LINQ
15 25 (21.93%) VB6
15 25 (21.93%) VB
15 25 (21.93%) VB.NET
15 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
15 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
15 25 (21.93%) Jasmine

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (10.53%) Node.js
2 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.02%) WorkSite
3 3 (2.63%) Drupal
3 3 (2.63%) WordPress
3 3 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
1 5 (4.39%) Maya
1 5 (4.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.63%) GitHub
2 3 (2.63%) Basecamp
2 3 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) HTTPS
1 3 (2.63%) SSL
2 2 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) PSTN
3 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
1 25 (21.93%) SQLite
2 22 (19.30%) MongoDB
3 19 (16.67%) Neo4j
4 17 (14.91%) Hazelcast
5 8 (7.02%) IDOL
6 2 (1.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (25.44%) Selenium
2 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
2 25 (21.93%) Jasmine
3 19 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 19 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 19 (16.67%) Liquibase
3 19 (16.67%) TestNG
3 19 (16.67%) Subversion
3 19 (16.67%) Maven
3 19 (16.67%) JUnit
4 11 (9.65%) webpack
4 11 (9.65%) Grunt
4 11 (9.65%) Bower
5 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.39%) JIRA
6 5 (4.39%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.63%) Redmine
7 3 (2.63%) gulp
7 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 30 (26.32%) Games
2 18 (15.79%) Finance
3 16 (14.04%) Manufacturing
4 8 (7.02%) Marketing
5 6 (5.26%) Banking
6 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 85 (74.56%) Developer
2 20 (17.54%) Analyst
2 20 (17.54%) C# Developer
3 19 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.67%) WPF Developer
4 16 (14.04%) C Developer
5 11 (9.65%) C++ Programmer
5 11 (9.65%) Programmer
6 10 (8.77%) Tester
6 10 (8.77%) Analyst Programmer
6 10 (8.77%) C++ Analyst Programmer
7 9 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Test Analyst
8 8 (7.02%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Graduate
10 5 (4.39%) Automation Tester
11 4 (3.51%) Graduate Software Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.95%) .NET
1 33 (28.95%) ASP.NET
2 27 (23.68%) HTML
3 25 (21.93%) WPF
3 25 (21.93%) LINQ
4 22 (19.30%) CSS
5 19 (16.67%) XML
5 19 (16.67%) J2SE
5 19 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 19 (16.67%) Spring
5 19 (16.67%) Java EE
5 19 (16.67%) Apache Camel
6 17 (14.91%) Backbone.js
7 13 (11.40%) JSON
8 11 (9.65%) Ajax
8 11 (9.65%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.65%) STL
9 10 (8.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 8 (7.02%) Semantic HTML
11 6 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 43 (37.72%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 16 (14.04%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (10.53%) N-Tier
5 10 (8.77%) Derivative
6 8 (7.02%) User Experience
7 6 (5.26%) Social Gaming
7 6 (5.26%) Physics
8 5 (4.39%) Graphic Design
8 5 (4.39%) Mobile Games
9 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.51%) Mathematics
9 4 (3.51%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.75%) Xbox
10 2 (1.75%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.88%) PlayStation
11 1 (0.88%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (0.88%) Statistics
11 1 (0.88%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.88%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.58%) Linux
2 24 (21.05%) Android
2 24 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 19 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
3 19 (16.67%) Windows
4 12 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.11%) OO
2 29 (25.44%) TDD
3 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.81%) Unit Testing
4 26 (22.81%) Scrum
5 19 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 11 (9.65%) Multithreading
7 9 (7.89%) MVC
8 8 (7.02%) Content Management
8 8 (7.02%) Document Management
8 8 (7.02%) Analytics
8 8 (7.02%) Web Development
8 8 (7.02%) Web Analytics
9 7 (6.14%) Game Development
10 6 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.39%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.39%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.39%) Android Development
11 5 (4.39%) iOS Development
12 4 (3.51%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (45.61%) JavaScript
2 51 (44.74%) Python
3 37 (32.46%) SQL
4 36 (31.58%) C#
5 34 (29.82%) Bash Shell
6 28 (24.56%) Java
7 27 (23.68%) ActionScript
7 27 (23.68%) Ruby
8 25 (21.93%) VB6
8 25 (21.93%) VB
8 25 (21.93%) VB.NET
9 19 (16.67%) C
9 19 (16.67%) C++
10 15 (13.16%) Perl
11 10 (8.77%) PHP
11 10 (8.77%) Pascal
12 8 (7.02%) Smalltalk
12 8 (7.02%) ActionScript 3.0
13 5 (4.39%) ActionScript 2.0
13 5 (4.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 45 (39.47%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.18%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Puppet
1 3 (2.63%) Vagrant
1 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) Terracotta
2 13 (11.40%) Google
3 4 (3.51%) HP
4 3 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.63%) Facebook
4 3 (2.63%) Twitter
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) BT
5 1 (0.88%) Perforce
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
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Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Ricoh UK
Salary: £25k
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
NaturalMotion
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Dependant on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago