The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank 602 623 591
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -32
Permanent jobs citing Lua 26 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 53 38
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Lua
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23516 26968 23860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.85% 54.15% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20221 23339 20440
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lua
Salary Trend in London

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

Lua Salary Trend in London

Lua
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lua across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Lua Salary Histogram in London

Lua
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(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
City of London +39 11 £55,000 -4.34%
Lua
England

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 30 (73.17%) Linux
2 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
3 27 (65.85%) TDD
4 26 (63.41%) SQL
5 21 (51.22%) Games
5 21 (51.22%) Java
6 19 (46.34%) ActionScript
7 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (43.90%) OO
7 18 (43.90%) Android
7 18 (43.90%) Apple iOS
8 17 (41.46%) Terracotta
8 17 (41.46%) Test Automation
8 17 (41.46%) WebDriver
8 17 (41.46%) TestNG
8 17 (41.46%) Selenium
8 17 (41.46%) Java EE
8 17 (41.46%) Degree
8 17 (41.46%) Computer Science
8 17 (41.46%) Cucumber
8 17 (41.46%) MongoDB
8 17 (41.46%) Neo4j
8 17 (41.46%) Apache Camel
8 17 (41.46%) Liquibase
8 17 (41.46%) Public Cloud
8 17 (41.46%) Windows
8 17 (41.46%) J2SE
8 17 (41.46%) JUnit
8 17 (41.46%) ActiveMQ
8 17 (41.46%) Subversion

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
1 6 (14.63%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) MongoDB
1 17 (41.46%) Neo4j
2 16 (39.02%) Hazelcast
3 6 (14.63%) IDOL
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) JUnit
1 17 (41.46%) Subversion
1 17 (41.46%) Maven
1 17 (41.46%) Selenium
1 17 (41.46%) TestNG
1 17 (41.46%) WebDriver
1 17 (41.46%) Cucumber
1 17 (41.46%) Liquibase
2 16 (39.02%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (51.22%) Games
2 16 (39.02%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Analyst
3 17 (41.46%) Java Developer
4 13 (31.71%) Analyst Programmer
4 13 (31.71%) Programmer
5 10 (24.39%) C++ Analyst Programmer
5 10 (24.39%) C++ Programmer
5 10 (24.39%) Tester
6 6 (14.63%) Test Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Developer Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Games Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Development Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) J2SE
1 17 (41.46%) ActiveMQ
1 17 (41.46%) Spring
1 17 (41.46%) Java EE
1 17 (41.46%) Apache Camel
2 16 (39.02%) Backbone.js
3 11 (26.83%) STL
4 10 (24.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
6 7 (17.07%) CSS
7 6 (14.63%) JSON
7 6 (14.63%) .NET
7 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
7 6 (14.63%) XML
7 6 (14.63%) Ajax
8 2 (4.88%) HTML5
9 1 (2.44%) CSS3
9 1 (2.44%) PureMVC
9 1 (2.44%) OpenGL
9 1 (2.44%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Computer Science
1 17 (41.46%) Public Cloud
2 11 (26.83%) N-Tier
3 10 (24.39%) Derivative
4 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.44%) Online Games
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.44%) Xbox
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Android
2 18 (43.90%) Apple iOS
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Mobile
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) TDD
2 18 (43.90%) OO
2 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) Test Automation
3 17 (41.46%) Scrum
4 13 (31.71%) Multithreading
5 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Web Analytics
6 6 (14.63%) Web Development
6 6 (14.63%) Content Management
6 6 (14.63%) Document Management
6 6 (14.63%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Low Latency
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 3 (7.32%) Information Management
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) Release Management
7 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.88%) Game Development
9 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
2 26 (63.41%) SQL
3 21 (51.22%) Java
4 19 (46.34%) ActionScript
5 16 (39.02%) C++
6 13 (31.71%) Ruby
7 12 (29.27%) Python
8 10 (24.39%) Pascal
8 10 (24.39%) C#
8 10 (24.39%) Perl
8 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (2.44%) PHP
10 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Terracotta
2 6 (14.63%) Google
3 3 (7.32%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Perforce
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