Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Lua skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lua over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Lua
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 814 851
Rank change year-on-year -1 +37 -6
Permanent jobs citing Lua 29 30 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.039% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.070% 0.073% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 32
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.32% -9.52%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,250 £62,125
England median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -

Lua is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 41263 41335 47657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.00% 54.41% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32770 36305 41083
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Lua
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Lua as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Lua in London

Lua
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Lua in London

Lua
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lua in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lua in London

Lua
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London - 8 £40,000 -
Lua
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region with a requirement for Lua.

1 27 (93.10%) Python
2 19 (65.52%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) C++
5 12 (41.38%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
7 10 (34.48%) C
7 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
8 9 (31.03%) Unix
8 9 (31.03%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
9 8 (27.59%) SIEM
9 8 (27.59%) Finance
10 7 (24.14%) Windows
10 7 (24.14%) PHP
10 7 (24.14%) HTML
10 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
11 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
11 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
11 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
11 6 (20.69%) QA
11 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
11 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (20.69%) Content Management
11 6 (20.69%) IBM
11 6 (20.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (20.69%) NetWitness
11 6 (20.69%) QRadar
11 6 (20.69%) Content Writing
12 5 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree

Lua
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
1 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Autodesk Inventor
1 3 (10.34%) Siemens NX
1 3 (10.34%) Solid Edge
2 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) IMAP
2 2 (6.90%) POP3
2 2 (6.90%) SMS
2 2 (6.90%) SMTP
2 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
1 6 (20.69%) Karma Test Runner
1 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
2 5 (17.24%) JUnit
3 4 (13.79%) JBehave
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) jMock
4 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Development Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Developer
4 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) SIEM Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Test Development Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) Ajax
3 3 (10.34%) DirectX
3 3 (10.34%) LAMP
3 3 (10.34%) Node.js
3 3 (10.34%) OpenGL
3 3 (10.34%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (10.34%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (6.90%) Regular Expression
4 2 (6.90%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) GTK+
5 1 (3.45%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 3 (10.34%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.90%) Fintech
5 1 (3.45%) Derivative
5 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.45%) HoloLens
5 1 (3.45%) HTC Vive
5 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (3.45%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Unix
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) SIEM
3 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
4 6 (20.69%) Content Management
4 6 (20.69%) Content Writing
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
5 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (13.79%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Open Source
6 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) SDET
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) CAD
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) Python
2 19 (65.52%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) C++
4 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
5 10 (34.48%) C
5 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 7 (24.14%) PHP
7 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
8 5 (17.24%) C#
8 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 4 (13.79%) Perl
10 3 (10.34%) ActionScript
10 3 (10.34%) Scala
11 2 (6.90%) Ruby
11 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
12 1 (3.45%) Go
12 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) IBM
1 6 (20.69%) NetWitness
2 4 (13.79%) Caplin
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.90%) LogRhythm
4 2 (6.90%) MapR
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase