The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lua
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 869 912
Rank change year-on-year +36 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Lua 14 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.062% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.031% 0.12% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 12 59 38
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £70,000 £55,000
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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45538 50755 53168
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.46% 52.18% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39178 44324 45623
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Lua
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Lua
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Lua in England

Lua
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lua in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Lua in England

Lua
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Midlands - 8 £40,000 -
London +34 3 £47,500 -20.83% 1
South East +45 1 £70,000 +55.55%
East of England +12 1 £45,000 -5.26%
North West -27 1 - -
Lua
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Lua.

1 43 (72.88%) Linux
2 31 (52.54%) C++
3 30 (50.85%) Python
4 28 (47.46%) Java
5 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
6 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
6 16 (27.12%) Degree
6 16 (27.12%) Apple iOS
7 15 (25.42%) SDLC
8 14 (23.73%) Windows
9 13 (22.03%) Perl
9 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (22.03%) Android
10 12 (20.34%) Node.js
10 12 (20.34%) Open Source
10 12 (20.34%) Spring
10 12 (20.34%) XML
11 11 (18.64%) Games
11 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
11 11 (18.64%) CentOS
11 11 (18.64%) Cross-Platform Development
12 10 (16.95%) Scala
12 10 (16.95%) Kamailio
12 10 (16.95%) Redis
12 10 (16.95%) Analytics
12 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
12 10 (16.95%) RTP
12 10 (16.95%) VoIP
12 10 (16.95%) WAN
12 10 (16.95%) Wireshark

Lua
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.56%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.78%) nginx
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) 3ds Max
1 7 (11.86%) Maya
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) RTP
1 10 (16.95%) VoIP
1 10 (16.95%) WAN
1 10 (16.95%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) FTP
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) IPv4
2 2 (3.39%) IPv6
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Redis
2 8 (13.56%) Big Data
2 8 (13.56%) Data Mining
3 4 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.78%) Hazelcast
3 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) Neo4j
3 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQLite
5 2 (3.39%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.78%) Grunt
1 4 (6.78%) Jasmine
1 4 (6.78%) JUnit
1 4 (6.78%) Maven
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Ranorex
2 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (18.64%) Games
2 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Developer
2 23 (38.98%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Senior Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Python Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Java Scala Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Node.js Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Polyglot Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Scala Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Python Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Scala Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.86%) C++ Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) C Developer
7 4 (6.78%) C/C++ Developer
7 4 (6.78%) C++ Games Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Games Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Node.js
1 12 (20.34%) Spring
1 12 (20.34%) XML
2 8 (13.56%) JMS
2 8 (13.56%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (13.56%) RESTful
2 8 (13.56%) Samza
2 8 (13.56%) SOAP
2 8 (13.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
4 6 (10.17%) HTML5
5 5 (8.47%) Flash
5 5 (8.47%) LAMP
6 4 (6.78%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (6.78%) Backbone.js
6 4 (6.78%) JDBC
6 4 (6.78%) JSP
6 4 (6.78%) Sass
6 4 (6.78%) XSL
6 4 (6.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Client/Server
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Grid Computing
4 4 (6.78%) Animation
4 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.78%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.78%) Online Games
4 4 (6.78%) User Experience
5 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.69%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (72.88%) Linux
2 16 (27.12%) Apple iOS
3 14 (23.73%) Windows
4 13 (22.03%) Android
5 11 (18.64%) CentOS
6 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.08%) Debian
8 2 (3.39%) Unix
8 2 (3.39%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
2 15 (25.42%) SDLC
3 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.34%) Open Source
5 11 (18.64%) Cross-Platform Development
6 10 (16.95%) Analytics
7 9 (15.25%) OO
7 9 (15.25%) Physics
8 8 (13.56%) Data Integration
8 8 (13.56%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (13.56%) Document Management
8 8 (13.56%) Low Latency
8 8 (13.56%) Machine Learning
8 8 (13.56%) Mobile Development
8 8 (13.56%) MVC
8 8 (13.56%) Telematics
8 8 (13.56%) Visualisation
9 7 (11.86%) Android Development
9 7 (11.86%) iOS Development
9 7 (11.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) C++
2 30 (50.85%) Python
3 28 (47.46%) Java
4 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.03%) Perl
6 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
7 10 (16.95%) Scala
8 9 (15.25%) C#
9 8 (13.56%) Groovy
10 7 (11.86%) C
11 3 (5.08%) Objective-C
11 3 (5.08%) PHP
12 1 (1.69%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.69%) Erlang
12 1 (1.69%) Go
12 1 (1.69%) Ruby
12 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) GPG13
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Kamailio
2 2 (3.39%) Snort
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Capistrano
2 2 (3.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.39%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Facebook
2 2 (3.39%) Sourcefire
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) NetWitness
3 1 (1.69%) PagerDuty
3 1 (1.69%) Polycom
3 1 (1.69%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.69%) Tandberg
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
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