Period
to 20 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Full Stack Developer was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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

Senior Full Stack Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 164 281
Rank change year-on-year -60 +117 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Full Stack Developer 41 29 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.69% 0.80% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.85% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 52
10th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
25th Percentile £78,750 £61,688 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £65,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +30.77% -10.34% +16.00%
75th Percentile £91,250 £76,563 £85,313
90th Percentile " £89,000 £88,625
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% -10.34% +16.00%

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 5,565 3,402 9,493
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.50% 93.36% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,936 2,987 8,398
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

Senior Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Senior Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Full Stack Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Full Stack Developer in the City of London

Senior Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Full Stack Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior Full Stack Developer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, Senior 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 Senior Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 33 (80.49%) React
3 24 (58.54%) Node.js
4 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 16 (39.02%) Fintech
5 13 (31.71%) Data Science
5 13 (31.71%) Redux
5 13 (31.71%) Social Skills
5 13 (31.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 11 (26.83%) TypeScript
6 11 (26.83%) AWS
6 11 (26.83%) Next.js
7 10 (24.39%) GraphQL
8 8 (19.51%) Personalization
8 8 (19.51%) Terraform
8 8 (19.51%) Retail
9 7 (17.07%) HTML
9 7 (17.07%) CSS
9 7 (17.07%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) Docker
9 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
10 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.20%) TDD
11 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.20%) HTML5
11 5 (12.20%) DevOps
12 4 (9.76%) High Availability
12 4 (9.76%) ES6
12 4 (9.76%) Linux
12 4 (9.76%) C#

Senior 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) AWS
2 2 (4.88%) GCP
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.44%) Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Pipelines
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Gradle
2 1 (2.44%) gulp
2 1 (2.44%) Maven
2 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 13 (31.71%) Social Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 7 (17.07%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) React
2 24 (58.54%) Node.js
3 13 (31.71%) Redux
4 11 (26.83%) Next.js
5 10 (24.39%) GraphQL
6 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 7 (17.07%) HTML
7 5 (12.20%) HTML5
8 3 (7.32%) CSS3
8 3 (7.32%) Sass
9 2 (4.88%) React Native
10 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.44%) Express
10 1 (2.44%) FastAPI
10 1 (2.44%) Kafka
10 1 (2.44%) MEAN Stack
10 1 (2.44%) Mongoose
10 1 (2.44%) Swagger
10 1 (2.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 16 (39.02%) Fintech
3 13 (31.71%) Artificial Intelligence
3 13 (31.71%) Data Science
4 8 (19.51%) Personalization
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (9.76%) High Availability
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.44%) Architectural Design
10 1 (2.44%) Clean Code
10 1 (2.44%) Coaching
10 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure as Code
10 1 (2.44%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Debt
10 1 (2.44%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.83%) TypeScript
3 4 (9.76%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) ES6
4 3 (7.32%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Accessibility
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Terraform
2 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) New Relic