The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank 169 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lua 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.055% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Lua
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1941 1680 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.50% 54.32% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1109 1122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Lua
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Lua Salary Trend in Scotland

Lua
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Dundee - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) HLSL
2 1 (50.00%) Stage3D
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Smalltalk
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Stage3D
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Smalltalk
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) HLSL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Apple