The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank - 183 173
Permanent jobs citing Lua 0 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.28% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 14
Average salary - £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Lua
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1771 2168 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.93% 56.81% 62.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1859 2313
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lua
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Lua Salary Trend in Manchester