Period
to 13 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in 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
England > London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 158 215
Rank change year-on-year +52 +57 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 933 1,037 1,053
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.02% 2.21% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 2.33% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 733 902 903
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 28,490 44,421 58,293
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.37% 94.57% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23,053 36,484 48,275
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in London

Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Full Stack Developer in London.

Salary trend for Full Stack Developer in London

Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Developer in London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Developer in London

Full Stack Developer
Job Locations in 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 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
Central London +19 186 £72,500 +11.54% 81
West London +57 38 £70,000 +12.00% 41
South London +12 14 £72,500 +45.00% 1
North London +31 2 - - 4
East London +13 1 £50,000 +25.00% 30
Full Stack Developer
England

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 London region featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 634 (67.95%) JavaScript
2 533 (57.13%) React
3 420 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
4 357 (38.26%) Node.js
5 350 (37.51%) AngularJS
6 318 (34.08%) HTML
7 314 (33.65%) CSS
8 301 (32.26%) C#
9 298 (31.94%) .NET
10 269 (28.83%) TypeScript
11 264 (28.30%) AWS
12 260 (27.87%) Azure
13 259 (27.76%) SQL
14 231 (24.76%) DevOps
15 223 (23.90%) Java
15 223 (23.90%) Finance
16 221 (23.69%) Microservices
17 207 (22.19%) Git (software)
18 205 (21.97%) Docker
19 189 (20.26%) TDD
20 185 (19.83%) REST
21 179 (19.19%) Vue.js
22 159 (17.04%) Kubernetes
22 159 (17.04%) Python
23 150 (16.08%) SQL Server
24 145 (15.54%) OO
25 139 (14.90%) .NET Core
26 136 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
27 133 (14.26%) PHP
28 131 (14.04%) MVC

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 32 (3.43%) Confluence
2 27 (2.89%) CMS
3 26 (2.79%) Apache
4 25 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (2.36%) Drupal
6 21 (2.25%) WordPress
7 11 (1.18%) nginx
7 11 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.96%) Apache Spark
8 9 (0.96%) Headless CMS
9 3 (0.32%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.11%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.11%) GemFire
11 1 (0.11%) Moodle
11 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.11%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (2.79%) Sketch
2 19 (2.04%) InVision
3 14 (1.50%) Chatbot
4 11 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (0.54%) Adobe XD
5 5 (0.54%) Figma
6 4 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.32%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.32%) Revit
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.11%) Inkscape
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Shopify
2 3 (0.32%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 264 (28.30%) AWS
2 260 (27.87%) Azure
3 127 (13.61%) Serverless
4 80 (8.57%) GCP
5 64 (6.86%) Azure Functions
6 56 (6.00%) AWS Lambda
7 47 (5.04%) SaaS
8 37 (3.97%) Amazon SQS
9 35 (3.75%) GitHub
10 28 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
11 26 (2.79%) Cloud Functions
12 25 (2.68%) Firebase
13 21 (2.25%) Amazon S3
13 21 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
13 21 (2.25%) npm
14 19 (2.04%) AWS CodeBuild
15 16 (1.71%) Amazon Kinesis
16 15 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
16 15 (1.61%) PaaS
17 10 (1.07%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.39%) HTTP
2 6 (0.64%) Intranet
3 5 (0.54%) Broadband
3 5 (0.54%) Internet
4 4 (0.43%) Network Security
5 3 (0.32%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.21%) Skype
6 2 (0.21%) SSH
7 1 (0.11%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 106 (11.36%) MySQL
3 86 (9.22%) MongoDB
4 85 (9.11%) PostgreSQL
5 84 (9.00%) Relational Database
6 82 (8.79%) NoSQL
7 37 (3.97%) Redis
8 34 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 20 (2.14%) Cosmos DB
10 19 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (1.50%) Big Data
12 13 (1.39%) Riak
13 10 (1.07%) Blockchain
13 10 (1.07%) Presto
14 9 (0.96%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.64%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.64%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.54%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 207 (22.19%) Git (software)
2 67 (7.18%) Jenkins
3 56 (6.00%) Cypress.io
4 52 (5.57%) webpack
5 48 (5.14%) JIRA
6 35 (3.75%) Selenium
7 33 (3.54%) TeamCity
8 30 (3.22%) Visual Studio
9 28 (3.00%) JUnit
10 25 (2.68%) Maven
11 24 (2.57%) MSI
11 24 (2.57%) WiX
12 22 (2.36%) Grunt
12 22 (2.36%) Mocha
12 22 (2.36%) Mockito
13 21 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
14 19 (2.04%) GitLab
14 19 (2.04%) PostCSS
15 15 (1.61%) Artifactory
16 14 (1.50%) Storybook
General
1 223 (23.90%) Finance
2 79 (8.47%) Banking
3 58 (6.22%) Retail
4 41 (4.39%) Games
5 39 (4.18%) Public Sector
6 34 (3.64%) Front Office
7 26 (2.79%) Marketing
8 23 (2.47%) Automotive
8 23 (2.47%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.14%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.18%) Advertising
11 10 (1.07%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.75%) Legal
13 7 (0.75%) Local Government
14 4 (0.43%) Back Office
15 3 (0.32%) Housing Association
15 3 (0.32%) Law
15 3 (0.32%) Publishing
16 1 (0.11%) Czech Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (57.13%) React
2 357 (38.26%) Node.js
3 350 (37.51%) AngularJS
4 318 (34.08%) HTML
5 314 (33.65%) CSS
6 298 (31.94%) .NET
7 185 (19.83%) REST
8 179 (19.19%) Vue.js
9 139 (14.90%) .NET Core
10 129 (13.83%) HTML5
11 109 (11.68%) Spring
12 96 (10.29%) GraphQL
13 94 (10.08%) Redux
14 91 (9.75%) Web Services
15 90 (9.65%) ASP.NET Web API
15 90 (9.65%) jQuery
16 84 (9.00%) CSS3
16 84 (9.00%) RESTful
16 84 (9.00%) Sass
17 70 (7.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 131 (14.04%) User Experience
2 76 (8.15%) Greenfield Project
3 70 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 38 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.64%) Cloud Native
6 32 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
7 31 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (2.57%) Client/Server
8 24 (2.57%) Web 2.0
9 22 (2.36%) Virtual Team
10 20 (2.14%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.82%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.39%) Mobile Games
13 12 (1.29%) e-Learning
13 12 (1.29%) Social Media
14 11 (1.18%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.18%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (0.86%) Hedge funds
16 8 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 74 (7.93%) Linux
2 45 (4.82%) Windows
3 28 (3.00%) Android
3 28 (3.00%) Apple iOS
4 16 (1.71%) Unix
5 6 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.11%) CentOS
6 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (24.76%) DevOps
3 221 (23.69%) Microservices
4 189 (20.26%) TDD
5 145 (15.54%) OO
6 136 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
7 131 (14.04%) MVC
8 125 (13.40%) Software Engineering
9 118 (12.65%) Test Automation
10 112 (12.00%) Fintech
11 103 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
12 102 (10.93%) Web Development
13 89 (9.54%) BDD
14 81 (8.68%) Front End Development
15 79 (8.47%) Unit Testing
16 76 (8.15%) Computer Science
16 76 (8.15%) Scrum
17 58 (6.22%) Artificial Intelligence
18 53 (5.68%) Visualisation
19 52 (5.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 634 (67.95%) JavaScript
2 301 (32.26%) C#
3 269 (28.83%) TypeScript
4 259 (27.76%) SQL
5 223 (23.90%) Java
6 159 (17.04%) Python
7 133 (14.26%) PHP
8 57 (6.11%) T-SQL
9 54 (5.79%) ES6
10 50 (5.36%) Java 8
11 47 (5.04%) Kotlin
12 40 (4.29%) Scala
13 38 (4.07%) Go
14 29 (3.11%) Ruby
15 24 (2.57%) PowerShell
16 23 (2.47%) ES7
17 21 (2.25%) C
18 15 (1.61%) C++
19 13 (1.39%) Bash Shell
19 13 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (12.65%) Degree
2 48 (5.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.04%) SANS
4 17 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.71%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.61%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.00%) QA
2 22 (2.36%) WCAG
3 4 (0.43%) ISO 13485
3 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.21%) WAI
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 205 (21.97%) Docker
2 21 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.32%) Firmware
3 3 (0.32%) Postfix
4 2 (0.21%) Varnish
5 1 (0.11%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 159 (17.04%) Kubernetes
2 63 (6.75%) Terraform
3 8 (0.86%) Ansible
4 4 (0.43%) Puppet
5 2 (0.21%) Grafana
5 2 (0.21%) MIIS
6 1 (0.11%) Kibana
6 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 73 (7.82%) Microsoft
2 68 (7.29%) Google
3 42 (4.50%) Oracle
4 13 (1.39%) IBM
5 9 (0.96%) Atlassian
5 9 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (0.86%) Adobe
6 8 (0.86%) Autodesk
7 5 (0.54%) Facebook
7 5 (0.54%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.54%) Zend
8 4 (0.43%) Capita
9 3 (0.32%) IFS
9 3 (0.32%) Netlify
9 3 (0.32%) Pega
9 3 (0.32%) Progress
9 3 (0.32%) Sony
9 3 (0.32%) WSO2
9 3 (0.32%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.21%) Cadence