Period
to 29 July 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 115 91 175
Rank change year-on-year -24 +84 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 149 159 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.67% 2.98% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.16% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 140 137 159
10th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £111,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +12.50%

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 5,167 5,034 9,781
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.47% 94.29% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,608 4,429 8,773
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £35,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Full Stack Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 - 2 £60,000 -
Moorgate +5 1 £50,000 -28.57%
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 29 July 2021, 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 (98.66%) Full Stack Development
2 99 (66.44%) React
3 77 (51.68%) JavaScript
4 64 (42.95%) Node.js
5 52 (34.90%) HTML
6 48 (32.21%) CSS
7 44 (29.53%) Fintech
8 40 (26.85%) .NET
9 37 (24.83%) C#
9 37 (24.83%) Social Skills
10 36 (24.16%) AngularJS
10 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (21.48%) Finance
11 32 (21.48%) HTML5
12 30 (20.13%) AWS
12 30 (20.13%) Docker
12 30 (20.13%) TypeScript
13 28 (18.79%) Redux
13 28 (18.79%) Artificial Intelligence
13 28 (18.79%) Java
13 28 (18.79%) OO
14 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
15 26 (17.45%) GraphQL
16 25 (16.78%) Data Science
16 25 (16.78%) DevOps
16 25 (16.78%) Azure
17 24 (16.11%) Git (software)
17 24 (16.11%) SQL
17 24 (16.11%) Vue.js
18 23 (15.44%) Microservices

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 10 (6.71%) CMS
2 9 (6.04%) WordPress
3 8 (5.37%) Drupal
3 8 (5.37%) EPiServer
4 7 (4.70%) Apache
5 5 (3.36%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.67%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) InVision
1 3 (2.01%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.13%) AWS
2 25 (16.78%) Azure
3 10 (6.71%) GCP
3 10 (6.71%) Serverless
4 8 (5.37%) GitHub
4 8 (5.37%) SaaS
5 7 (4.70%) Google Analytics
5 7 (4.70%) Veeva
6 5 (3.36%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.01%) PaaS
8 2 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.67%) Azure Pipelines
9 1 (0.67%) Heroku
9 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (5.37%) MySQL
4 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.67%) Big Data
6 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (16.11%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.71%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.70%) Grunt
3 7 (4.70%) JIRA
4 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.68%) Maven
6 3 (2.01%) Cypress.io
6 3 (2.01%) PostCSS
6 3 (2.01%) Selenium
7 2 (1.34%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.34%) webpack
8 1 (0.67%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.67%) Gradle
8 1 (0.67%) gulp
8 1 (0.67%) Moq
8 1 (0.67%) NUnit
General
1 37 (24.83%) Social Skills
2 32 (21.48%) Finance
3 16 (10.74%) Retail
4 9 (6.04%) Banking
4 9 (6.04%) Marketing
5 6 (4.03%) Organisational Skills
6 4 (2.68%) Front Office
7 3 (2.01%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.34%) Publishing
8 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.67%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.67%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (66.44%) React
2 64 (42.95%) Node.js
3 52 (34.90%) HTML
4 48 (32.21%) CSS
5 40 (26.85%) .NET
6 36 (24.16%) AngularJS
7 32 (21.48%) HTML5
8 28 (18.79%) Redux
9 26 (17.45%) GraphQL
10 24 (16.11%) Vue.js
11 19 (12.75%) .NET Framework
12 16 (10.74%) CSS3
12 16 (10.74%) Next.js
13 15 (10.07%) jQuery
14 14 (9.40%) .NET Core
14 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET
14 14 (9.40%) Spring
14 14 (9.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (7.38%) Web Services
16 10 (6.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) User Experience
2 8 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.70%) Life Science
4 6 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.67%) Legacy Code
7 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.03%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (98.66%) Full Stack Development
2 44 (29.53%) Fintech
3 36 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (18.79%) Artificial Intelligence
4 28 (18.79%) OO
5 25 (16.78%) Data Science
5 25 (16.78%) DevOps
6 23 (15.44%) Microservices
7 18 (12.08%) Web Development
8 16 (10.74%) MVC
9 15 (10.07%) TDD
10 14 (9.40%) Personalization
11 13 (8.72%) Analytics
12 12 (8.05%) Test Automation
13 11 (7.38%) OOP
14 10 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (6.71%) OOD
14 10 (6.71%) Software Engineering
14 10 (6.71%) SOLID
15 9 (6.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (51.68%) JavaScript
2 37 (24.83%) C#
3 30 (20.13%) TypeScript
4 28 (18.79%) Java
5 24 (16.11%) SQL
6 14 (9.40%) PHP
7 10 (6.71%) Python
8 8 (5.37%) ES6
9 6 (4.03%) Kotlin
10 4 (2.68%) Scala
11 3 (2.01%) ES7
11 3 (2.01%) Java 11
11 3 (2.01%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.34%) C
12 2 (1.34%) C++
12 2 (1.34%) Dart
12 2 (1.34%) Java 8
12 2 (1.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (4.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.01%) SANS
3 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.36%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) WCAG
3 2 (1.34%) Accessibility
System Software
1 30 (20.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (15.44%) Kubernetes
2 14 (9.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (6.04%) Google
2 7 (4.70%) Oracle
2 7 (4.70%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.34%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.34%) Progress
5 1 (0.67%) New Relic
5 1 (0.67%) Telerik
5 1 (0.67%) Zend