The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lua
England / South West
Rank 238 - 249
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Lua 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.039% - 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.066% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £42,500 - £55,000
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 South West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3036 3232 3274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 59.68% 55.28% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 2756 2851
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for Lua in the South West

Lua
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lua within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Devon - 2 £42,500 -
Lua
England

Lua
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Lua.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) nginx
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (50.00%) Django
3 3 (50.00%) SQLite
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) React
3 3 (50.00%) Pixi.js
3 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) Content Development
3 3 (50.00%) Redux
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
4 2 (33.33%) Snort
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) IPv4
4 2 (33.33%) IPv6

Lua
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) IPv4
1 2 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) Django
1 3 (50.00%) Pixi.js
1 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (50.00%) React
1 3 (50.00%) Redux
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Content Development
1 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (16.67%) Event Correlation
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (33.33%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) NetWitness