The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank 447 429 423
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Lua 10 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.046% 0.033% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.099% 0.068% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 25
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10142 10341 11519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 46.54% 48.86% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8474 9111 10258
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Lua
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Lua Salary Trend in the South East

Lua
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lua across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Lua Salary Histogram in the South East

Lua
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
East Sussex -18 7 £45,000 +125.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £46,250 -
Surrey - 1 £33,500 -
Lua
England

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 22 (57.89%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) Degree
2 21 (55.26%) Computer Science
3 20 (52.63%) OO
4 18 (47.37%) ISO 9001
4 18 (47.37%) VB
4 18 (47.37%) VB.NET
4 18 (47.37%) .NET
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (47.37%) Visual Studio
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (47.37%) VB6
4 18 (47.37%) WPF
4 18 (47.37%) LINQ
4 18 (47.37%) SQLite
5 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
5 13 (34.21%) Python
6 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
6 12 (31.58%) C
6 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 12 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (13.16%) Games
8 4 (10.53%) C++
9 3 (7.89%) PHP
9 3 (7.89%) Middleware
9 3 (7.89%) Maya
9 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
9 3 (7.89%) Physics
9 3 (7.89%) Android Development
9 3 (7.89%) iOS Development

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Maya
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SNMP
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
1 18 (47.37%) SQLite
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Xcode
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 12 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.16%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Polish Language
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 12 (31.58%) C Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Designer
4 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.63%) UI Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Graduate
5 1 (2.63%) Junior
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Support
5 1 (2.63%) Games Designer
5 1 (2.63%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) Graduate Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
1 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
1 18 (47.37%) WPF
1 18 (47.37%) LINQ
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) Flash
3 2 (5.26%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.63%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.63%) DirectX
4 1 (2.63%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Computer Science
2 12 (31.58%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.89%) Physics
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Games
4 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.26%) Animation
5 1 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Android
1 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) OO
2 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.89%) Android Development
3 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) Scrum
5 1 (2.63%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) VB
2 18 (47.37%) VB.NET
2 18 (47.37%) VB6
3 13 (34.21%) Python
3 13 (34.21%) Bash Shell
4 12 (31.58%) C
5 4 (10.53%) C++
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) AWK
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) RPG
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (47.37%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
1 1 (2.63%) Zenoss
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Google
1 2 (5.26%) Facebook
1 2 (5.26%) Twitter
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat