Period
to 20 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in 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.

Full Stack Developer
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 111 237
Rank change year-on-year +5 +126 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 1,710 598 818
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.38% 3.03% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 3.23% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 905 519 726
10th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 45,270 18,496 51,548
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.43% 93.57% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31,096 15,704 42,460
10th Percentile £41,000 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%

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 20 October 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 October 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 -22 182 £75,000 +15.38% 79
South London +17 43 £71,250 +5.56% 9
West London -60 30 £85,000 +41.67% 26
East London -21 4 £60,000 -4.00% 33
North London - 1 £65,000 - 5
Full Stack Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1,698 (99.30%) Full Stack Development
2 1,130 (66.08%) JavaScript
3 1,069 (62.51%) React
4 746 (43.63%) Node.js
5 664 (38.83%) TypeScript
6 663 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
7 552 (32.28%) AngularJS
8 527 (30.82%) AWS
9 493 (28.83%) .NET
10 491 (28.71%) Docker
11 482 (28.19%) Finance
12 465 (27.19%) C#
13 464 (27.13%) HTML
14 443 (25.91%) SQL
15 442 (25.85%) CSS
16 405 (23.68%) Azure
17 367 (21.46%) Python
18 363 (21.23%) Git (software)
19 361 (21.11%) TDD
20 352 (20.58%) Microservices
21 324 (18.95%) Java
22 312 (18.25%) Kubernetes
23 311 (18.19%) Software Engineering
24 304 (17.78%) Social Skills
25 289 (16.90%) DevOps
26 280 (16.37%) REST
27 264 (15.44%) User Experience
28 257 (15.03%) Fintech
29 253 (14.80%) GCP
30 238 (13.92%) Serverless

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 97 (5.67%) Elasticsearch
2 88 (5.15%) CMS
3 57 (3.33%) WordPress
4 38 (2.22%) Apache
5 30 (1.75%) Drupal
6 23 (1.35%) Confluence
7 14 (0.82%) EPiServer
8 12 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.53%) Ethereum
9 9 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.41%) Camunda
10 7 (0.41%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.29%) Headless CMS
11 5 (0.29%) Kentico
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.29%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.23%) MODX
12 4 (0.23%) nginx
12 4 (0.23%) ThingWorx
13 2 (0.12%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (0.70%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (0.58%) Adobe XD
3 8 (0.47%) InVision
3 8 (0.47%) Sketch
4 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.29%) Figma
5 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.058%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.47%) Magento
3 7 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.29%) Shopify
5 2 (0.12%) Summit
5 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.058%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 527 (30.82%) AWS
2 405 (23.68%) Azure
3 253 (14.80%) GCP
4 238 (13.92%) Serverless
5 176 (10.29%) SaaS
6 141 (8.25%) AWS Lambda
7 107 (6.26%) GitHub
8 67 (3.92%) Amazon S3
9 47 (2.75%) Amazon SQS
10 45 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
11 40 (2.34%) Firebase
12 31 (1.81%) Heroku
12 31 (1.81%) PaaS
13 28 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
13 28 (1.64%) npm
14 27 (1.58%) Azure Functions
15 25 (1.46%) Cloud Functions
16 21 (1.23%) Codefresh
17 20 (1.17%) Amazon ECS
18 19 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.99%) Internet
2 22 (1.29%) HTTP
3 12 (0.70%) MQTT
4 9 (0.53%) WebEx
5 5 (0.29%) DNS
5 5 (0.29%) SMS
6 2 (0.12%) Broadband
6 2 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.058%) Firewall
7 1 (0.058%) VoIP
7 1 (0.058%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (12.81%) SQL Server
2 204 (11.93%) MySQL
3 202 (11.81%) NoSQL
4 200 (11.70%) MongoDB
5 192 (11.23%) PostgreSQL
6 125 (7.31%) Relational Database
7 76 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 76 (4.44%) Redis
8 59 (3.45%) RDBMS
9 43 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
10 31 (1.81%) Big Data
11 28 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
12 19 (1.11%) Amazon Aurora
13 17 (0.99%) Blockchain
14 11 (0.64%) DB2
15 10 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (0.58%) Electronic Patient Records
16 9 (0.53%) Amazon Athena
16 9 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (0.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 363 (21.23%) Git (software)
2 113 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 88 (5.15%) Cypress.io
4 76 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 66 (3.86%) webpack
6 62 (3.63%) JIRA
6 62 (3.63%) NUnit
7 61 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 57 (3.33%) Postman
9 54 (3.16%) Moq
10 53 (3.10%) Visual Studio
11 47 (2.75%) Selenium
12 40 (2.34%) CircleCI
13 39 (2.28%) GitLab
14 37 (2.16%) JUnit
15 30 (1.75%) Maven
15 30 (1.75%) Travis CI
16 28 (1.64%) Jasmine
17 26 (1.52%) Bitbucket
18 25 (1.46%) RSpec
General
1 482 (28.19%) Finance
2 304 (17.78%) Social Skills
3 117 (6.84%) Banking
4 81 (4.74%) Marketing
5 78 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (2.98%) Retail
7 49 (2.87%) Games
8 39 (2.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 38 (2.22%) Front Office
10 36 (2.11%) Investment Banking
11 33 (1.93%) Legal
12 28 (1.64%) Manufacturing
13 27 (1.58%) Public Sector
14 26 (1.52%) Financial Institution
15 25 (1.46%) Advertising
16 22 (1.29%) Law
17 20 (1.17%) Documentation Skills
18 15 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
18 15 (0.88%) Publishing
19 14 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,069 (62.51%) React
2 746 (43.63%) Node.js
3 552 (32.28%) AngularJS
4 493 (28.83%) .NET
5 464 (27.13%) HTML
6 442 (25.85%) CSS
7 280 (16.37%) REST
8 218 (12.75%) Vue.js
9 217 (12.69%) .NET Core
10 210 (12.28%) RESTful
11 198 (11.58%) HTML5
12 188 (10.99%) GraphQL
13 153 (8.95%) Web Services
14 146 (8.54%) .NET Framework
14 146 (8.54%) React Native
15 143 (8.36%) Spring
16 135 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 131 (7.66%) Redux
18 124 (7.25%) Kafka
19 121 (7.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 264 (15.44%) User Experience
2 114 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 99 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
4 74 (4.33%) Algorithms
5 57 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 55 (3.22%) Data Structures
7 53 (3.10%) Blog
8 47 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
9 35 (2.05%) Virtual Team
10 33 (1.93%) Equities
11 27 (1.58%) Cloud Native
12 20 (1.17%) Video\Live Streaming
13 16 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 16 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (0.88%) Hedge funds
14 15 (0.88%) Legacy Code
15 14 (0.82%) Derivative
15 14 (0.82%) NHS
16 13 (0.76%) Graphic Design
17 12 (0.70%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 56 (3.27%) Linux
2 53 (3.10%) Android
3 50 (2.92%) Apple iOS
4 47 (2.75%) Windows
5 27 (1.58%) Unix
6 9 (0.53%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.058%) Solaris
7 1 (0.058%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.058%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,698 (99.30%) Full Stack Development
2 663 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
3 361 (21.11%) TDD
4 352 (20.58%) Microservices
5 311 (18.19%) Software Engineering
6 289 (16.90%) DevOps
7 257 (15.03%) Fintech
8 232 (13.57%) Scrum
9 195 (11.40%) Test Automation
10 187 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
11 161 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
12 160 (9.36%) MVC
13 152 (8.89%) SOLID
14 151 (8.83%) Computer Science
15 149 (8.71%) Analytics
16 148 (8.65%) Web Development
17 145 (8.48%) OO
18 144 (8.42%) Artificial Intelligence
19 135 (7.89%) Mentoring
20 132 (7.72%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1,130 (66.08%) JavaScript
2 664 (38.83%) TypeScript
3 465 (27.19%) C#
4 443 (25.91%) SQL
5 367 (21.46%) Python
6 324 (18.95%) Java
7 161 (9.42%) PHP
8 100 (5.85%) ES6
9 77 (4.50%) Go
10 64 (3.74%) Ruby
11 44 (2.57%) T-SQL
12 39 (2.28%) Kotlin
13 28 (1.64%) Java 8
14 23 (1.35%) Scala
15 22 (1.29%) PowerShell
16 18 (1.05%) Elixir
17 17 (0.99%) Groovy
18 15 (0.88%) Bash Shell
18 15 (0.88%) C++
18 15 (0.88%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 158 (9.24%) Degree
2 94 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (2.28%) Numerate Degree
4 19 (1.11%) Security Cleared
5 18 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 11 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.53%) MBA
8 4 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (5.91%) QA
2 78 (4.56%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.23%) GDPR
3 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.18%) IEC 62304
4 3 (0.18%) ISO 13485
4 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.12%) PSD2
6 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.058%) GAMP
6 1 (0.058%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 491 (28.71%) Docker
2 12 (0.70%) Postfix
3 11 (0.64%) ISA Server
4 10 (0.58%) Varnish
5 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 312 (18.25%) Kubernetes
2 81 (4.74%) Terraform
3 55 (3.22%) Grafana
4 28 (1.64%) Kibana
5 26 (1.52%) logstash
6 22 (1.29%) Ansible
7 21 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.82%) Prometheus
9 13 (0.76%) Puppet
10 12 (0.70%) HAProxy
10 12 (0.70%) Opsgenie
10 12 (0.70%) Pingdom
10 12 (0.70%) ZABBIX
11 9 (0.53%) Automic
11 9 (0.53%) Consul
12 8 (0.47%) MIIS
13 5 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (0.23%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.23%) Istio
15 1 (0.058%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 202 (11.81%) Google
2 93 (5.44%) Microsoft
3 32 (1.87%) Oracle
4 16 (0.94%) New Relic
4 16 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (0.88%) Adobe
5 15 (0.88%) Netlify
5 15 (0.88%) Sybase
6 13 (0.76%) Apple
6 13 (0.76%) SAP
6 13 (0.76%) Sitecore
7 10 (0.58%) Facebook
7 10 (0.58%) IBM
7 10 (0.58%) Intel
8 9 (0.53%) Okta
8 9 (0.53%) Splunk
9 8 (0.47%) Sun
10 7 (0.41%) Sony
11 5 (0.29%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.29%) Cadence