Period
to 20 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 105 214 198
Rank change year-on-year +109 -16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 726 848 1,132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.01% 1.66% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 1.75% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 760 807 996
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £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 22,563 48,388 59,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.44% 94.86% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18,939 39,645 49,155
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,644
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.66% +3.29%

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 20 January 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 20 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
Central London +65 175 £70,000 - 45
West London +63 19 £65,000 +4.00% 28
South London +44 12 £72,500 +52.63% 3
East London - 1 £62,500 - 14
Full Stack Developer
England

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 485 (66.80%) JavaScript
2 391 (53.86%) React
3 364 (50.14%) Agile Software Development
4 297 (40.91%) AngularJS
5 290 (39.94%) Node.js
6 220 (30.30%) C#
7 215 (29.61%) CSS
8 211 (29.06%) .NET
9 205 (28.24%) SQL
10 204 (28.10%) TypeScript
11 202 (27.82%) HTML
12 201 (27.69%) AWS
13 194 (26.72%) Java
14 189 (26.03%) Azure
15 180 (24.79%) TDD
16 175 (24.10%) Python
17 174 (23.97%) Vue.js
18 172 (23.69%) DevOps
19 167 (23.00%) Finance
20 144 (19.83%) Microservices
21 142 (19.56%) Docker
22 134 (18.46%) Git (software)
23 132 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
24 127 (17.49%) REST
25 123 (16.94%) SQL Server
26 108 (14.88%) .NET Core
27 107 (14.74%) OO
28 105 (14.46%) MVC
29 101 (13.91%) Serverless
30 93 (12.81%) Fintech

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 20 (2.75%) Apache
2 18 (2.48%) Confluence
3 17 (2.34%) CMS
4 13 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.79%) WordPress
5 11 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.52%) Drupal
6 7 (0.96%) Headless CMS
7 6 (0.83%) nginx
8 4 (0.55%) IIS
8 4 (0.55%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (1.38%) Chatbot
2 8 (1.10%) Zeplin
3 7 (0.96%) InVision
3 7 (0.96%) Sketch
4 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.14%) Inkscape
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.96%) Shopify
2 3 (0.41%) Magento
3 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 201 (27.69%) AWS
2 189 (26.03%) Azure
3 101 (13.91%) Serverless
4 64 (8.82%) AWS Lambda
5 59 (8.13%) GCP
6 42 (5.79%) Azure Functions
7 29 (3.99%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (3.44%) Firebase
8 25 (3.44%) GitHub
9 24 (3.31%) Cloud Functions
10 22 (3.03%) Amazon S3
10 22 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
11 14 (1.93%) npm
12 12 (1.65%) Amazon Kinesis
12 12 (1.65%) AWS CodeBuild
12 12 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (1.65%) SaaS
13 7 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.83%) Amazon EKS
14 6 (0.83%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.83%) HTTP
2 4 (0.55%) Intranet
3 2 (0.28%) SSH
4 1 (0.14%) AMQP
4 1 (0.14%) Internet
4 1 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (16.94%) SQL Server
2 73 (10.06%) MySQL
3 63 (8.68%) Relational Database
4 60 (8.26%) NoSQL
5 55 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 55 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (5.65%) Redis
7 40 (5.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 19 (2.62%) Riak
9 15 (2.07%) Big Data
9 15 (2.07%) Cosmos DB
10 12 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (1.52%) Blockchain
12 9 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.10%) CouchDB
14 6 (0.83%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.55%) Amazon Aurora
16 3 (0.41%) Looker
16 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (0.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 134 (18.46%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.51%) Cypress.io
3 39 (5.37%) webpack
4 36 (4.96%) JIRA
5 35 (4.82%) TeamCity
6 34 (4.68%) Jenkins
7 28 (3.86%) Selenium
8 20 (2.75%) Mocha
8 20 (2.75%) Storybook
9 17 (2.34%) JUnit
9 17 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
10 16 (2.20%) Grunt
11 14 (1.93%) Jasmine
12 11 (1.52%) Maven
12 11 (1.52%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.38%) Mockito
14 9 (1.24%) Subversion
15 8 (1.10%) MSI
15 8 (1.10%) SonarQube
15 8 (1.10%) WiX
General
1 167 (23.00%) Finance
2 53 (7.30%) Banking
3 48 (6.61%) Retail
4 41 (5.65%) Front Office
5 39 (5.37%) Public Sector
6 35 (4.82%) Marketing
7 32 (4.41%) Games
8 21 (2.89%) Manufacturing
9 18 (2.48%) Automotive
10 8 (1.10%) Advertising
10 8 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.10%) Law
10 8 (1.10%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.96%) Local Government
12 3 (0.41%) Electronics
12 3 (0.41%) Housing Association
12 3 (0.41%) Legal
13 2 (0.28%) Publishing
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (53.86%) React
2 297 (40.91%) AngularJS
3 290 (39.94%) Node.js
4 215 (29.61%) CSS
5 211 (29.06%) .NET
6 202 (27.82%) HTML
7 174 (23.97%) Vue.js
8 127 (17.49%) REST
9 108 (14.88%) .NET Core
10 86 (11.85%) Web Services
11 79 (10.88%) Spring
12 78 (10.74%) HTML5
13 69 (9.50%) Redux
14 65 (8.95%) ASP.NET
15 61 (8.40%) Kafka
16 57 (7.85%) jQuery
17 56 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web API
18 54 (7.44%) .NET Framework
19 52 (7.16%) RESTful
20 50 (6.89%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.92%) Mobile App
2 66 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (8.54%) User Experience
4 34 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (4.55%) Cloud Native
5 33 (4.55%) Fixed Income
6 25 (3.44%) Hedge funds
7 22 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (2.75%) Derivative
9 19 (2.62%) Mobile Games
10 18 (2.48%) Equities
11 17 (2.34%) Algorithms
12 16 (2.20%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.52%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
14 10 (1.38%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.10%) Online Games
15 8 (1.10%) Web 2.0
16 7 (0.96%) Robotics
17 6 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (9.64%) Linux
2 43 (5.92%) Windows
3 10 (1.38%) Android
3 10 (1.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.55%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.41%) Unix
6 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (50.14%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (24.79%) TDD
3 172 (23.69%) DevOps
4 144 (19.83%) Microservices
5 132 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 107 (14.74%) OO
7 105 (14.46%) MVC
8 93 (12.81%) Fintech
9 91 (12.53%) Software Engineering
10 82 (11.29%) BDD
11 74 (10.19%) Web Development
12 71 (9.78%) Unit Testing
13 64 (8.82%) Scrum
14 57 (7.85%) Test Automation
15 53 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
16 51 (7.02%) Computer Science
17 49 (6.75%) Front End Development
18 46 (6.34%) Pair Programming
19 37 (5.10%) Analytics
19 37 (5.10%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 485 (66.80%) JavaScript
2 220 (30.30%) C#
3 205 (28.24%) SQL
4 204 (28.10%) TypeScript
5 194 (26.72%) Java
6 175 (24.10%) Python
7 82 (11.29%) PHP
8 64 (8.82%) Kotlin
9 51 (7.02%) Ruby
10 42 (5.79%) Java 8
11 41 (5.65%) T-SQL
12 40 (5.51%) Go
13 39 (5.37%) Scala
14 26 (3.58%) Clojure
15 23 (3.17%) PowerShell
16 20 (2.75%) C
16 20 (2.75%) Elixir
17 19 (2.62%) ES6
18 13 (1.79%) Rust
19 9 (1.24%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 62 (8.54%) Degree
2 36 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.96%) SANS
5 5 (0.69%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.13%) QA
2 12 (1.65%) WCAG
3 3 (0.41%) ISO 13485
3 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 142 (19.56%) Docker
2 12 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.55%) Postfix
4 3 (0.41%) Firmware
5 2 (0.28%) Varnish
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (12.67%) Kubernetes
2 50 (6.89%) Terraform
3 7 (0.96%) Ansible
4 5 (0.69%) Rancher
5 4 (0.55%) Puppet
6 2 (0.28%) Grafana
6 2 (0.28%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 60 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 51 (7.02%) Google
3 13 (1.79%) Oracle
4 11 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (0.83%) Facebook
6 4 (0.55%) IBM
6 4 (0.55%) Pega
6 4 (0.55%) WSO2
6 4 (0.55%) Zend
7 3 (0.41%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.41%) SAP
7 3 (0.41%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.41%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.28%) Databricks
8 2 (0.28%) Netlify
8 2 (0.28%) Solace
8 2 (0.28%) Sony
9 1 (0.14%) Caplin
9 1 (0.14%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud