Period
to 13 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 13 April 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
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 104 111 150
Rank change year-on-year +7 +39 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 134 226 214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.76% 2.66% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.80% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 118 196 189
10th Percentile £46,100 £46,250 £49,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £53,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £105,000 £106,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +5.69%

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 4,518 8,064 9,802
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.02% 94.74% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,977 7,066 8,804
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +16 5 £70,000 -12.50%
Moorgate +10 1 £50,000 -23.08%
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 13 April 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 76 (56.72%) JavaScript
2 68 (50.75%) React
3 48 (35.82%) Node.js
3 48 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (31.34%) Java
5 39 (29.10%) HTML
5 39 (29.10%) AngularJS
6 38 (28.36%) CSS
7 36 (26.87%) C#
8 34 (25.37%) SQL
8 34 (25.37%) .NET
9 31 (23.13%) Finance
9 31 (23.13%) AWS
9 31 (23.13%) DevOps
10 29 (21.64%) Python
11 28 (20.90%) Azure
11 28 (20.90%) Docker
12 27 (20.15%) Microservices
13 26 (19.40%) TypeScript
14 25 (18.66%) PHP
15 23 (17.16%) TDD
15 23 (17.16%) GraphQL
16 19 (14.18%) Spring
16 19 (14.18%) OO
16 19 (14.18%) MySQL
16 19 (14.18%) Kubernetes
17 18 (13.43%) HTML5
17 18 (13.43%) Degree
18 17 (12.69%) Computer Science
18 17 (12.69%) Git (software)

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 (7.46%) WordPress
2 9 (6.72%) Apache
3 8 (5.97%) Drupal
4 5 (3.73%) CMS
5 2 (1.49%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.75%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) InVision
1 3 (2.24%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.13%) AWS
2 28 (20.90%) Azure
3 14 (10.45%) GCP
4 6 (4.48%) Veeva
5 4 (2.99%) npm
6 3 (2.24%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.49%) Google Docs
7 2 (1.49%) PaaS
7 2 (1.49%) Serverless
7 2 (1.49%) Slack
8 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.75%) GitHub
8 1 (0.75%) Heroku
8 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.18%) MySQL
2 16 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.24%) BigQuery
7 3 (2.24%) Looker
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.49%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.49%) Big Data
8 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.97%) JIRA
4 6 (4.48%) webpack
5 4 (2.99%) Maven
5 4 (2.99%) NUnit
5 4 (2.99%) Travis CI
6 3 (2.24%) Cypress.io
6 3 (2.24%) Grunt
6 3 (2.24%) PostCSS
6 3 (2.24%) Selenium
7 2 (1.49%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.49%) JUnit
7 2 (1.49%) Mocha
7 2 (1.49%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.75%) Moq
General
1 31 (23.13%) Finance
2 12 (8.96%) Retail
3 8 (5.97%) Public Sector
4 7 (5.22%) Front Office
5 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.24%) Housing Association
7 2 (1.49%) Local Government
7 2 (1.49%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (50.75%) React
2 48 (35.82%) Node.js
3 39 (29.10%) AngularJS
3 39 (29.10%) HTML
4 38 (28.36%) CSS
5 34 (25.37%) .NET
6 23 (17.16%) GraphQL
7 19 (14.18%) Spring
8 18 (13.43%) HTML5
9 14 (10.45%) REST
10 13 (9.70%) Spring Boot
10 13 (9.70%) Vue.js
11 12 (8.96%) .NET Core
12 11 (8.21%) jQuery
13 10 (7.46%) Next.js
13 10 (7.46%) Web Services
14 9 (6.72%) Laravel
14 9 (6.72%) Redux
14 9 (6.72%) XML
15 8 (5.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (8.96%) User Experience
3 8 (5.97%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.97%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.22%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.24%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.24%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.24%) Life Science
7 2 (1.49%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.75%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.70%) Linux
2 3 (2.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.13%) DevOps
3 27 (20.15%) Microservices
4 23 (17.16%) TDD
5 19 (14.18%) OO
6 17 (12.69%) Computer Science
6 17 (12.69%) SOLID
7 15 (11.19%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.45%) Fintech
9 13 (9.70%) Web Development
10 11 (8.21%) SDLC
11 10 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.46%) Personalization
12 9 (6.72%) OOD
13 8 (5.97%) API Design
13 8 (5.97%) Artificial Intelligence
14 7 (5.22%) Data Science
14 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
14 7 (5.22%) Test Automation
15 6 (4.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 76 (56.72%) JavaScript
2 42 (31.34%) Java
3 36 (26.87%) C#
4 34 (25.37%) SQL
5 29 (21.64%) Python
6 26 (19.40%) TypeScript
7 25 (18.66%) PHP
8 10 (7.46%) Java 8
9 8 (5.97%) C
10 7 (5.22%) Kotlin
10 7 (5.22%) Scala
11 6 (4.48%) C++
11 6 (4.48%) ES6
12 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.99%) Go
12 4 (2.99%) R
13 3 (2.24%) ES7
14 2 (1.49%) PHP 5
14 2 (1.49%) SOQL
15 1 (0.75%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Degree
2 17 (12.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.24%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) QA
1 3 (2.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (20.90%) Docker
2 2 (1.49%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) Kubernetes
2 13 (9.70%) Terraform
3 4 (2.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (3.73%) Google
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle
3 4 (2.99%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.24%) Progress
5 2 (1.49%) Zend
6 1 (0.75%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud