The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Lua skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lua over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lua
London / City of London
Rank - 273 316
Permanent jobs citing Lua 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.025% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09%  

Lua is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2869 3923 5089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.52% 55.37% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2609 3505 4482
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Lua
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Lua as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Lua in the City of London

Lua
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lua in the City of London.

Salary trend for Lua in the City of London