Period
to 29 July 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 101 116 224
Rank change year-on-year +15 +108 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 1,566 806 919
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.48% 2.81% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 2.99% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 840 706 817
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +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 40,359 26,915 54,468
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.63% 93.92% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28,069 22,250 45,257
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,797 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £102,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -16 181 £75,000 +7.14% 74
West London -6 45 £80,000 +28.00% 23
South London +15 30 £72,500 +28.89% 3
East London -5 3 £50,000 +25.00% 19
North London - 3 £65,000 - 4
Full Stack Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1,554 (99.23%) Full Stack Development
2 1,016 (64.88%) React
3 1,007 (64.30%) JavaScript
4 662 (42.27%) Node.js
5 622 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
6 546 (34.87%) TypeScript
7 524 (33.46%) AngularJS
8 477 (30.46%) HTML
9 463 (29.57%) CSS
10 434 (27.71%) AWS
11 418 (26.69%) .NET
12 412 (26.31%) Finance
13 411 (26.25%) C#
14 406 (25.93%) Docker
15 347 (22.16%) Microservices
16 346 (22.09%) Git (software)
17 337 (21.52%) Java
18 332 (21.20%) SQL
19 328 (20.95%) Azure
20 301 (19.22%) Python
21 297 (18.97%) REST
22 296 (18.90%) Social Skills
23 294 (18.77%) DevOps
24 284 (18.14%) TDD
25 257 (16.41%) User Experience
26 254 (16.22%) Software Engineering
27 235 (15.01%) Serverless
28 230 (14.69%) Kubernetes
29 225 (14.37%) Fintech
30 211 (13.47%) GraphQL

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 85 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
2 57 (3.64%) CMS
3 51 (3.26%) Apache
4 42 (2.68%) WordPress
5 39 (2.49%) Confluence
6 33 (2.11%) Drupal
7 17 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 12 (0.77%) Headless CMS
8 12 (0.77%) nginx
9 10 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.57%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.32%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.32%) Red Hat Fuse
11 5 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.26%) MODX
13 3 (0.19%) Kentico
13 3 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.19%) ThingWorx
14 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.13%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 27 (1.72%) Sketch
2 20 (1.28%) InVision
3 15 (0.96%) Adobe XD
4 13 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (0.45%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (0.32%) Figma
8 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.19%) Revit
11 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.51%) Magento
2 7 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.26%) Shopify
4 2 (0.13%) Summit
4 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.064%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.064%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 434 (27.71%) AWS
2 328 (20.95%) Azure
3 235 (15.01%) Serverless
4 175 (11.17%) GCP
5 149 (9.51%) SaaS
6 130 (8.30%) AWS Lambda
7 75 (4.79%) GitHub
8 68 (4.34%) Amazon S3
9 56 (3.58%) Amazon EC2
10 51 (3.26%) Amazon SQS
11 49 (3.13%) Azure Functions
12 41 (2.62%) Firebase
13 40 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
14 37 (2.36%) Cloud Functions
15 30 (1.92%) npm
16 25 (1.60%) Heroku
17 24 (1.53%) PaaS
18 20 (1.28%) Codefresh
19 16 (1.02%) Azure Cosmos DB
20 15 (0.96%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.92%) HTTP
2 21 (1.34%) Internet
3 6 (0.38%) Broadband
3 6 (0.38%) WebEx
4 4 (0.26%) Network Security
5 3 (0.19%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.13%) Intranet
6 2 (0.13%) MQTT
6 2 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.13%) Skype
7 1 (0.064%) DNS
7 1 (0.064%) Firewall
7 1 (0.064%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (11.62%) SQL Server
2 174 (11.11%) MySQL
3 169 (10.79%) MongoDB
4 167 (10.66%) NoSQL
5 165 (10.54%) PostgreSQL
6 113 (7.22%) Relational Database
7 67 (4.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 46 (2.94%) Redis
9 45 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
10 39 (2.49%) Big Data
11 37 (2.36%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
13 15 (0.96%) Amazon Aurora
14 12 (0.77%) DB2
15 10 (0.64%) Presto
16 9 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (0.45%) Aerospike
18 7 (0.45%) Blockchain
18 7 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 346 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 116 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 77 (4.92%) JIRA
4 67 (4.28%) Visual Studio
5 66 (4.21%) webpack
6 47 (3.00%) Cypress.io
7 46 (2.94%) GitLab
8 44 (2.81%) CircleCI
9 38 (2.43%) JUnit
10 37 (2.36%) Maven
11 31 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (1.92%) Mockito
12 30 (1.92%) Travis CI
13 28 (1.79%) NUnit
13 28 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
14 26 (1.66%) Babel
14 26 (1.66%) MSI
14 26 (1.66%) Selenium
14 26 (1.66%) TeamCity
14 26 (1.66%) WiX
General
1 412 (26.31%) Finance
2 296 (18.90%) Social Skills
3 113 (7.22%) Banking
4 76 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (4.53%) Marketing
6 67 (4.28%) Games
7 56 (3.58%) Retail
8 36 (2.30%) Financial Institution
9 35 (2.23%) Legal
10 26 (1.66%) Public Sector
11 25 (1.60%) Front Office
11 25 (1.60%) Manufacturing
12 24 (1.53%) Advertising
13 23 (1.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 22 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
15 21 (1.34%) Investment Banking
16 18 (1.15%) Law
17 14 (0.89%) Automotive
18 11 (0.70%) Publishing
19 10 (0.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,016 (64.88%) React
2 662 (42.27%) Node.js
3 524 (33.46%) AngularJS
4 477 (30.46%) HTML
5 463 (29.57%) CSS
6 418 (26.69%) .NET
7 297 (18.97%) REST
8 211 (13.47%) GraphQL
9 205 (13.09%) RESTful
9 205 (13.09%) Vue.js
10 200 (12.77%) HTML5
11 168 (10.73%) .NET Core
12 165 (10.54%) Spring
13 147 (9.39%) Redux
14 142 (9.07%) React Native
15 125 (7.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 117 (7.47%) Web Services
17 115 (7.34%) CSS3
18 107 (6.83%) Sass
19 102 (6.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 257 (16.41%) User Experience
2 117 (7.47%) Mobile App
3 94 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 64 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
5 57 (3.64%) Algorithms
6 46 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (2.55%) Data Structures
8 35 (2.23%) Virtual Team
9 28 (1.79%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.66%) Cloud Native
10 26 (1.66%) Web 2.0
11 19 (1.21%) Video\Live Streaming
12 17 (1.09%) Blog
12 17 (1.09%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.09%) Social Media
13 16 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 16 (1.02%) Legacy Systems
14 15 (0.96%) Legacy Code
14 15 (0.96%) NHS
15 14 (0.89%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 72 (4.60%) Linux
2 65 (4.15%) Android
3 62 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 49 (3.13%) Windows
5 40 (2.55%) Unix
6 6 (0.38%) Mesosphere
7 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.064%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.064%) Solaris
8 1 (0.064%) VMS
8 1 (0.064%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,554 (99.23%) Full Stack Development
2 622 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
3 347 (22.16%) Microservices
4 294 (18.77%) DevOps
5 284 (18.14%) TDD
6 254 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 225 (14.37%) Fintech
8 191 (12.20%) Test Automation
9 187 (11.94%) Scrum
10 177 (11.30%) OO
11 174 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 164 (10.47%) Web Development
13 158 (10.09%) MVC
13 158 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
14 154 (9.83%) Artificial Intelligence
15 147 (9.39%) Computer Science
16 134 (8.56%) Mentoring
17 130 (8.30%) Front End Development
18 121 (7.73%) Clean Code
18 121 (7.73%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,007 (64.30%) JavaScript
2 546 (34.87%) TypeScript
3 411 (26.25%) C#
4 337 (21.52%) Java
5 332 (21.20%) SQL
6 301 (19.22%) Python
7 172 (10.98%) PHP
8 87 (5.56%) ES6
9 71 (4.53%) Go
10 64 (4.09%) Ruby
11 58 (3.70%) Kotlin
12 47 (3.00%) Java 8
13 46 (2.94%) T-SQL
14 45 (2.87%) Scala
15 24 (1.53%) Elixir
16 18 (1.15%) Java 11
17 17 (1.09%) C++
18 15 (0.96%) Erlang
18 15 (0.96%) ES7
19 14 (0.89%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 175 (11.17%) Degree
2 84 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.34%) Master's Degree
3 21 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
4 20 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.77%) SANS
6 9 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (0.57%) MBA
7 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (5.94%) Accessibility
1 93 (5.94%) QA
2 15 (0.96%) WCAG
3 4 (0.26%) ISO 13485
3 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.19%) GDPR
4 3 (0.19%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.13%) WAI
6 1 (0.064%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 406 (25.93%) Docker
2 11 (0.70%) ISA Server
3 8 (0.51%) Postfix
4 6 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.38%) Varnish
5 1 (0.064%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 230 (14.69%) Kubernetes
2 71 (4.53%) Terraform
3 15 (0.96%) Kibana
4 14 (0.89%) Grafana
5 12 (0.77%) logstash
6 10 (0.64%) Ansible
7 8 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.45%) Prometheus
9 6 (0.38%) Automic
9 6 (0.38%) Consul
9 6 (0.38%) Puppet
10 5 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.32%) MIIS
11 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.13%) Opsgenie
11 2 (0.13%) Pingdom
11 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.064%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 158 (10.09%) Google
2 95 (6.07%) Microsoft
3 54 (3.45%) Oracle
4 22 (1.40%) Adobe
5 15 (0.96%) Sybase
6 14 (0.89%) Apple
6 14 (0.89%) IBM
7 12 (0.77%) SAP
8 10 (0.64%) Atlassian
8 10 (0.64%) Facebook
8 10 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.64%) Sitecore
9 9 (0.57%) Netlify
9 9 (0.57%) Okta
10 8 (0.51%) Autodesk
11 7 (0.45%) Cadence
11 7 (0.45%) Intel
11 7 (0.45%) Snapchat
11 7 (0.45%) Splunk
12 6 (0.38%) New Relic