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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 142 164 177
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Lua 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.079% 0.12% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.25% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -5.06%
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
1364 1626 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.87% 49.56% 53.58%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1019 1235
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,430
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Lua as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Lua
UK

Lua
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Lua.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Smalltalk
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Integration Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Erlang
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Smalltalk
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle