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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank 201 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lua 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.045% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £39,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,969 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-44.51% +20.00%
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
2228 2329 2728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 52.52% 62.01% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1967 2077 2515
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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

Lua
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) XML

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree