The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 605 628 626
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Lua 15 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.070% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 54
Median salary £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +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
21581 23436 25872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.77% 52.71% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19025 20146 22358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Lua as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

Lua Salary Histogram in London

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region with a requirement for Lua.

1 39 (82.98%) Java
2 38 (80.85%) C++
3 35 (74.47%) XML
3 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (72.34%) Python
5 32 (68.09%) SQL
6 31 (65.96%) Perl
6 31 (65.96%) Unix
7 30 (63.83%) Analytics
8 28 (59.57%) Finance
9 25 (53.19%) C
9 25 (53.19%) Banking
9 25 (53.19%) Data Analytics
10 22 (46.81%) Investment Banking
11 20 (42.55%) Financial Institution
11 20 (42.55%) FIX Protocol
11 20 (42.55%) Big Data
11 20 (42.55%) Visualisation
11 20 (42.55%) Data Visualisation
12 19 (40.43%) Linux
13 18 (38.30%) Front Office
14 17 (36.17%) Low Latency
15 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
16 14 (29.79%) Business Analysis
16 14 (29.79%) Back Office
16 14 (29.79%) Project Management
17 12 (25.53%) Degree
18 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
18 11 (23.40%) Physics
18 11 (23.40%) C#

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) 3ds Max
1 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) GitHub
1 5 (10.64%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) AMQP
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) IPv4
1 1 (2.13%) MQTT
1 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) Big Data
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
3 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.64%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Subversion
2 9 (19.15%) Selenium
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
4 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
4 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.51%) JUnit
5 4 (8.51%) TestNG
5 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (59.57%) Finance
2 25 (53.19%) Banking
3 22 (46.81%) Investment Banking
4 20 (42.55%) Financial Institution
5 18 (38.30%) Front Office
6 14 (29.79%) Back Office
7 7 (14.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Consultant
1 21 (44.68%) Software Consultant
1 21 (44.68%) Technical Consultant
2 14 (29.79%) Senior Consultant
2 14 (29.79%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 12 (25.53%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Analyst Programmer
4 8 (17.02%) Programmer
5 6 (12.77%) Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Unix Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Java Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Junior
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Implementation Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Java Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Junior Technical Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Unix Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) XML
2 20 (42.55%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (21.28%) HTML
4 9 (19.15%) Web Services
5 8 (17.02%) XML-RPC
6 6 (12.77%) .NET
7 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.64%) Corona SDK
7 5 (10.64%) CSS
7 5 (10.64%) CSS3
7 5 (10.64%) Ext JS
7 5 (10.64%) GWT
7 5 (10.64%) HTML5
7 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.13%) Node.js
8 1 (2.13%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Visualisation
2 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.40%) Physics
3 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
3 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
4 9 (19.15%) N-Tier
5 7 (14.89%) SWIFT
6 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
7 5 (10.64%) e-Learning
7 5 (10.64%) Learning Management System
7 5 (10.64%) User Experience
8 3 (6.38%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (6.38%) Economics
9 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
9 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (4.26%) Statistics
10 1 (2.13%) Arduino
10 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
10 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
10 1 (2.13%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Unix
2 19 (40.43%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) AIX
3 6 (12.77%) Android
3 6 (12.77%) HPUX
3 6 (12.77%) Solaris
3 6 (12.77%) Ubuntu
4 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) Analytics
3 25 (53.19%) Data Analytics
4 20 (42.55%) Data Visualisation
5 17 (36.17%) Low Latency
6 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
7 14 (29.79%) Business Analysis
7 14 (29.79%) Project Management
8 9 (19.15%) Functional Testing
8 9 (19.15%) TDD
9 7 (14.89%) OO
10 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
10 5 (10.64%) MVC
10 5 (10.64%) OOP
10 5 (10.64%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) Smoke Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Wireframes
11 4 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (8.51%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) Java
2 38 (80.85%) C++
3 34 (72.34%) Python
4 32 (68.09%) SQL
5 31 (65.96%) Perl
6 25 (53.19%) C
7 11 (23.40%) C#
8 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
9 9 (19.15%) ActionScript
10 6 (12.77%) PHP
11 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
12 2 (4.26%) Groovy
12 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
13 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
13 1 (2.13%) R
13 1 (2.13%) Ruby
13 1 (2.13%) Scala
13 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 5 (10.64%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.64%) Autodesk
2 5 (10.64%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Sybase
North London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 27 days ago