The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lua
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 265 283
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Lua 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.016% 0.068% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.029% 0.14% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3487 3612 4180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 55.61% 49.44% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2903 3089 3562
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,100
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Lua
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Lua
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Lua in the East of England

Lua
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Lua
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Lua.

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
1 11 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 8 (72.73%) Visualisation
2 8 (72.73%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (72.73%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
2 8 (72.73%) Document Management
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Full Text Search
4 5 (45.45%) Grid Computing
5 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Text Mining
6 2 (18.18%) Postgraduate

Lua
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Text Mining
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Software Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Natural Language Processing
1 8 (72.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (72.73%) Document Management
2 8 (72.73%) Visualisation
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Full Text Search
5 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Perl
1 11 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Postgraduate