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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lua
Rank 229 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Lua 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.079% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +28.57%
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
3450 3045 3008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.77% 57.75% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3003 2749 2698
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 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
(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
Devon - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 3
Lua
England

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) SAS
3 5 (50.00%) FTP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) Electronics
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) FTP
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (30.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (30.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Server Support
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) IT Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
1 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Sun