Period
to 24 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

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
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 132 133 151
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 210 235 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 2.28% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.38% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 175 215 186
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £93,250 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +13.64%

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 8,716 9,882 10,017
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 95.67% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7,543 8,826 8,927
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,480 £36,125 £36,150
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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
Moorgate - 4 £65,000 - 1
London Bridge -12 2 £75,000 +66.67%
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 24 January 2020, 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.

1 147 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 113 (53.81%) React
3 107 (50.95%) HTML
4 103 (49.05%) C#
5 98 (46.67%) .NET
6 86 (40.95%) AngularJS
7 85 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (39.52%) CSS
9 66 (31.43%) Finance
10 57 (27.14%) Azure
11 52 (24.76%) SQL
12 50 (23.81%) Microservices
13 49 (23.33%) Java
14 47 (22.38%) AWS
15 46 (21.90%) Node.js
15 46 (21.90%) MVC
16 44 (20.95%) HTML5
17 42 (20.00%) ASP.NET
17 42 (20.00%) TypeScript
18 41 (19.52%) DevOps
19 39 (18.57%) REST
20 38 (18.10%) SQL Server
21 37 (17.62%) Python
22 35 (16.67%) TDD
23 34 (16.19%) .NET Framework
23 34 (16.19%) Git (software)
24 32 (15.24%) jQuery
25 31 (14.76%) Mobile App
26 30 (14.29%) Web Development
26 30 (14.29%) RESTful

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 12 (5.71%) Headless CMS
2 10 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.86%) Apache
5 3 (1.43%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.95%) CMS
6 2 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.48%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.48%) nginx
7 1 (0.48%) SAS
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (27.14%) Azure
2 47 (22.38%) AWS
3 19 (9.05%) Serverless
4 18 (8.57%) GCP
5 15 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (5.71%) Azure Functions
6 12 (5.71%) Firebase
7 11 (5.24%) GitHub
8 5 (2.38%) SaaS
9 3 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.43%) npm
10 2 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.48%) Amazon SageMaker
11 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.48%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.48%) Heroku
11 1 (0.48%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.86%) SSH
2 5 (2.38%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.38%) SSL
3 3 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 13 (6.19%) MySQL
3 13 (6.19%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.76%) Big Data
5 9 (4.29%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.86%) Blockchain
6 6 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.95%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (16.19%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.81%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.33%) JUnit
4 6 (2.86%) JIRA
5 5 (2.38%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.38%) NUnit
5 5 (2.38%) webpack
6 3 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.43%) Mockito
6 3 (1.43%) PHPUnit
6 3 (1.43%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.95%) Capybara
7 2 (0.95%) Grunt
7 2 (0.95%) gulp
7 2 (0.95%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (0.95%) Mocha
7 2 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.95%) Subversion
7 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (31.43%) Finance
2 23 (10.95%) Marketing
3 21 (10.00%) Front Office
4 14 (6.67%) Banking
5 10 (4.76%) Retail
6 8 (3.81%) Games
7 7 (3.33%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.43%) Back Office
9 2 (0.95%) Electronics
9 2 (0.95%) Law
9 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.95%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.95%) Publishing
9 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (53.81%) React
2 107 (50.95%) HTML
3 98 (46.67%) .NET
4 86 (40.95%) AngularJS
5 83 (39.52%) CSS
6 46 (21.90%) Node.js
7 44 (20.95%) HTML5
8 42 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 39 (18.57%) REST
10 34 (16.19%) .NET Framework
11 32 (15.24%) jQuery
12 30 (14.29%) RESTful
13 25 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (10.95%) .NET Core
14 23 (10.95%) Entity Framework
15 17 (8.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (7.62%) CSS3
17 15 (7.14%) Ember.js
17 15 (7.14%) Spring
18 14 (6.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.76%) Mobile App
2 26 (12.38%) Cloud Native
3 22 (10.48%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (4.76%) Blog
4 10 (4.76%) User Experience
5 9 (4.29%) Social Media
6 6 (2.86%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.38%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.38%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.43%) Online Games
10 2 (0.95%) Equities
10 2 (0.95%) Media Streaming
11 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.48%) Contract for Difference
11 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.48%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.48%) Android
1 22 (10.48%) Apple iOS
2 19 (9.05%) Linux
2 19 (9.05%) Windows
3 5 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.90%) Unix
5 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (23.81%) Microservices
3 46 (21.90%) MVC
4 41 (19.52%) DevOps
5 35 (16.67%) TDD
6 30 (14.29%) Web Development
7 28 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (13.33%) Fintech
8 24 (11.43%) OO
9 22 (10.48%) Software Engineering
10 21 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 20 (9.52%) BDD
11 20 (9.52%) Computer Science
11 20 (9.52%) Scrum
12 16 (7.62%) Open Source
12 16 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (7.14%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
14 14 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (5.71%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 103 (49.05%) C#
3 52 (24.76%) SQL
4 49 (23.33%) Java
5 42 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 37 (17.62%) Python
7 19 (9.05%) C++
8 18 (8.57%) PHP
9 13 (6.19%) F#
9 13 (6.19%) Kotlin
10 9 (4.29%) ES6
11 8 (3.81%) Java 8
12 7 (3.33%) Go
13 5 (2.38%) Scala
13 5 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.43%) C
15 2 (0.95%) Groovy
15 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (9.52%) Degree
2 16 (7.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.24%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.81%) Kibana
3 2 (0.95%) Terraform
4 1 (0.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.67%) Google
3 4 (1.90%) Charles River
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle
4 2 (0.95%) SAP
5 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore