Period
to 27 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £68,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 132 128
Rank change year-on-year +46 -4 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 143 207 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.27% 2.28% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 2.39% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 129 189 230
Median annual salary £68,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.48% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £96,000 £102,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%

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 4,082 8,653 9,776
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.41% 95.23% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,556 7,568 8,805
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +18 3 £70,000 -
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 27 January 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 84 (58.74%) JavaScript
2 73 (51.05%) React
3 59 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (34.27%) AngularJS
5 44 (30.77%) Node.js
6 43 (30.07%) Java
7 42 (29.37%) C#
8 41 (28.67%) Python
9 37 (25.87%) TypeScript
10 36 (25.17%) Docker
10 36 (25.17%) HTML
11 34 (23.78%) CSS
12 33 (23.08%) SQL
13 32 (22.38%) .NET
14 29 (20.28%) TDD
14 29 (20.28%) REST
15 28 (19.58%) DevOps
15 28 (19.58%) Finance
16 27 (18.88%) SQL Server
17 26 (18.18%) AWS
18 23 (16.08%) MySQL
19 21 (14.69%) Azure
20 20 (13.99%) Mentoring
20 20 (13.99%) Marketing
20 20 (13.99%) Web Development
20 20 (13.99%) PHP
21 19 (13.29%) OO
21 19 (13.29%) Git (software)
21 19 (13.29%) HTML5
22 18 (12.59%) Kubernetes

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 14 (9.79%) Apache
2 10 (6.99%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.50%) Drupal
3 5 (3.50%) WordPress
4 2 (1.40%) CMS
4 2 (1.40%) Confluence
4 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.18%) AWS
2 21 (14.69%) Azure
3 9 (6.29%) GCP
4 7 (4.90%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (4.90%) Serverless
5 6 (4.20%) Veeva
6 5 (3.50%) npm
7 2 (1.40%) Google Docs
7 2 (1.40%) Slack
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.08%) MySQL
3 13 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.99%) Big Data
5 8 (5.59%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.10%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.10%) Looker
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.40%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.70%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.70%) Redis
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (13.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.90%) JIRA
3 6 (4.20%) webpack
4 3 (2.10%) NUnit
5 2 (1.40%) CircleCI
5 2 (1.40%) JUnit
5 2 (1.40%) Mocha
5 2 (1.40%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.40%) Travis CI
5 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.70%) Maven
6 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (19.58%) Finance
2 20 (13.99%) Marketing
3 7 (4.90%) Banking
3 7 (4.90%) Front Office
3 7 (4.90%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.50%) Retail
5 4 (2.80%) Advertising
5 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.10%) Housing Association
7 2 (1.40%) Electronics
7 2 (1.40%) Local Government
7 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (51.05%) React
2 49 (34.27%) AngularJS
3 44 (30.77%) Node.js
4 36 (25.17%) HTML
5 34 (23.78%) CSS
6 32 (22.38%) .NET
7 29 (20.28%) REST
8 19 (13.29%) HTML5
9 18 (12.59%) GraphQL
10 17 (11.89%) Kafka
11 14 (9.79%) Spring
11 14 (9.79%) Vue.js
12 12 (8.39%) .NET Core
12 12 (8.39%) Spring Boot
13 10 (6.99%) JSON
13 10 (6.99%) XML
14 9 (6.29%) Flask
14 9 (6.29%) jQuery
14 9 (6.29%) Redux
14 9 (6.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.99%) User Experience
4 8 (5.59%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.20%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.20%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.80%) Cloud Native
8 3 (2.10%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.40%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.40%) Media Streaming
9 2 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.40%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.70%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.70%) Derivative
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.70%) Equities
10 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Linux
2 3 (2.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.28%) TDD
3 28 (19.58%) DevOps
4 20 (13.99%) Mentoring
4 20 (13.99%) Web Development
5 19 (13.29%) OO
6 18 (12.59%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (12.59%) Microservices
7 16 (11.19%) Computer Science
7 16 (11.19%) Fintech
7 16 (11.19%) SOLID
8 12 (8.39%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.29%) API Integration
10 9 (6.29%) OOD
10 9 (6.29%) Project Management
10 9 (6.29%) SDLC
11 8 (5.59%) Agile Project Management
11 8 (5.59%) Functional Testing
11 8 (5.59%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 84 (58.74%) JavaScript
2 43 (30.07%) Java
3 42 (29.37%) C#
4 41 (28.67%) Python
5 37 (25.87%) TypeScript
6 33 (23.08%) SQL
7 20 (13.99%) PHP
8 14 (9.79%) Java 8
9 9 (6.29%) Kotlin
10 8 (5.59%) C
10 8 (5.59%) Ruby
11 6 (4.20%) Scala
12 5 (3.50%) C++
12 5 (3.50%) ES6
12 5 (3.50%) SOQL
13 4 (2.80%) Go
13 4 (2.80%) R
13 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.40%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (11.19%) Computer Science Degree
1 16 (11.19%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.10%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 36 (25.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (12.59%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.59%) Terraform
3 4 (2.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (6.99%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.10%) Google
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.40%) SAP
3 2 (1.40%) Solace
4 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.70%) Zend