The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank - 79 77
Permanent jobs citing Lua 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.15% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.25% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +44.14%
Lua
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
338 407 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 53.14% 59.68% 64.01%
Number of salaries quoted 320 385 389
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lua across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Lua
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lua across the Guildford region.

Lua Salary Trend in Guildford

Lua
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) POSIX
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) POSIX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree