The table below looks at the statistics for Lua skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lua
Rank 233 - 213
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lua 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% - 0.074%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3324 3244 3168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.67% 56.02% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2802 2839
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Lua Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lua
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Lua Salary Trend in the South West

Lua
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucestershire - 2 £55,000 -
Lua
England

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CouchDB
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) tcpdump
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) RHCSA
2 4 (57.14%) BYOD
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (57.14%) tcpdump
1 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (57.14%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) IT Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Server Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) RHCSA
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive - depending on qualifications and experience.
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus generous benefits and relocation package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago