Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Full Stack Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 167 201
Rank change year-on-year +37 +34 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 257 181 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.43% 1.74% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.83% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 242 160 140
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -1.71%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £82,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,114 9,870 10,930
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 94.89% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9,088 8,903 9,949
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Full Stack Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in the City of London

Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Full Stack Developer in the City of London

Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Full Stack Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Developer in the City of London

Full Stack Developer
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Full Stack Developer within the City of London region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
London Bridge -3 1 £45,000 -33.33%
Full Stack Developer
Central London

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Full Stack Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 189 (73.54%) JavaScript
2 146 (56.81%) CSS
3 128 (49.81%) HTML
4 119 (46.30%) AngularJS
5 109 (42.41%) C#
6 108 (42.02%) .NET
7 90 (35.02%) MVC
8 87 (33.85%) SQL
9 81 (31.52%) ASP.NET
10 77 (29.96%) Java
11 73 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
11 73 (28.40%) React
12 60 (23.35%) Node.js
13 53 (20.62%) jQuery
13 53 (20.62%) Finance
13 53 (20.62%) PHP
14 50 (19.46%) Microservices
15 47 (18.29%) Python
16 45 (17.51%) OO
17 43 (16.73%) Mobile App
18 42 (16.34%) Angular 2
19 40 (15.56%) REST
20 38 (14.79%) Greenfield Project
21 37 (14.40%) User Experience
21 37 (14.40%) Software Engineering
22 36 (14.01%) Web Development
23 35 (13.62%) Microsoft
23 35 (13.62%) DevOps
24 33 (12.84%) CSS3
24 33 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 11 (4.28%) Drupal
2 10 (3.89%) DNN
2 10 (3.89%) WordPress
3 9 (3.50%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.33%) CMS
4 6 (2.33%) IIS
5 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.39%) Confluence
8 1 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Distributed Ledger
1 5 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.50%) Serverless
4 3 (1.17%) GitHub
4 3 (1.17%) npm
5 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Heroku
6 1 (0.39%) NuGet
6 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) HTTP
1 2 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.78%) NoSQL
3 18 (7.00%) MySQL
4 16 (6.23%) Blockchain
4 16 (6.23%) Redis
5 12 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.50%) BigQuery
8 6 (2.33%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.17%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.78%) Big Data
12 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.78%) DB2
12 2 (0.78%) Power BI
12 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.06%) JUnit
3 12 (4.67%) Gradle
3 12 (4.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (4.28%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.33%) NUnit
6 5 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.95%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.56%) gulp
7 4 (1.56%) Mocha
7 4 (1.56%) webpack
8 3 (1.17%) Mockito
8 3 (1.17%) Moq
8 3 (1.17%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (1.17%) Subversion
9 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.78%) JIRA
9 2 (0.78%) Maven
9 2 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 53 (20.62%) Finance
2 17 (6.61%) Back Office
2 17 (6.61%) Law
3 10 (3.89%) Publishing
4 9 (3.50%) Banking
5 7 (2.72%) Front Office
6 6 (2.33%) Advertising
6 6 (2.33%) Games
7 5 (1.95%) Marketing
8 4 (1.56%) Retail
9 3 (1.17%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.39%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (56.81%) CSS
2 128 (49.81%) HTML
3 119 (46.30%) AngularJS
4 108 (42.02%) .NET
5 81 (31.52%) ASP.NET
6 73 (28.40%) React
7 60 (23.35%) Node.js
8 53 (20.62%) jQuery
9 42 (16.34%) Angular 2
10 40 (15.56%) REST
11 33 (12.84%) CSS3
12 32 (12.45%) RESTful
13 30 (11.67%) .NET Core
14 29 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (10.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 26 (10.12%) Spring
17 23 (8.95%) .NET Framework
17 23 (8.95%) HTML5
18 22 (8.56%) ASP.NET Web API
18 22 (8.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.73%) Mobile App
2 38 (14.79%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (14.40%) User Experience
4 20 (7.78%) Fintech
5 4 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.78%) Equities
7 2 (0.78%) NHS
7 2 (0.78%) PlayStation
7 2 (0.78%) Xbox
8 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.73%) Windows
2 15 (5.84%) Android
2 15 (5.84%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.72%) Linux
3 7 (2.72%) Unix
4 5 (1.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (35.02%) MVC
2 73 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (19.46%) Microservices
4 45 (17.51%) OO
5 37 (14.40%) Software Engineering
6 36 (14.01%) Web Development
7 35 (13.62%) DevOps
8 26 (10.12%) TDD
9 22 (8.56%) OOP
10 21 (8.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 20 (7.78%) Data Visualisation
11 20 (7.78%) Refactoring
11 20 (7.78%) Visualisation
12 18 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (7.00%) Unit Testing
13 17 (6.61%) Domain-Driven Design
14 15 (5.84%) Android Development
14 15 (5.84%) iOS Development
14 15 (5.84%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (5.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 189 (73.54%) JavaScript
2 109 (42.41%) C#
3 87 (33.85%) SQL
4 77 (29.96%) Java
5 53 (20.62%) PHP
6 47 (18.29%) Python
7 17 (6.61%) TypeScript
8 15 (5.84%) Ruby
9 13 (5.06%) C++
10 10 (3.89%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.72%) ES6
11 7 (2.72%) Go
12 6 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.56%) Rust
13 4 (1.56%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.17%) ES7
14 3 (1.17%) Java 8
15 1 (0.39%) ES8
15 1 (0.39%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.39%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 7 (2.72%) Degree
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.95%) WAI
2 4 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (5.84%) Docker
2 5 (1.95%) Varnish
3 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.72%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.89%) Oracle
3 7 (2.72%) Rackspace
4 2 (0.78%) Google
5 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.39%) Demandware
5 1 (0.39%) VMware
5 1 (0.39%) Zend