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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank - 158 -
Permanent jobs citing Lua 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £24,969 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-44.51% +20.00%
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
1616 1812 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.31% 55.82% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1179 1054
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Erlang
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Smalltalk
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) SNMP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
1 1 (33.33%) Stage3D
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) Erlang
2 2 (66.67%) Smalltalk
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) GLSL
3 1 (33.33%) HLSL
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Apple