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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lua
Rank 233 244 236
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Lua 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.038% 0.034% 0.017%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.067% 0.062% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +89.65%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2989 3215 3312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.55% 55.40% 56.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2566 2766 2852
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Lua
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Lua as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Lua.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree