The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 227 - 249
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lua 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% - 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.034% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £27,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2917 3348 3952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.67% 52.28% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2831 3372
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Lua as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lua
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Lua Salary Trend in the North West

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Lua.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Corona SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) R Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) Corona SDK
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Doctrine
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree