Period
to 4 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

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

Full Stack Developer
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 90 98
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 41 21 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 2.62% 1.45% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 1.51% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 16
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.43% +59.80%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,200 £30,625
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +66.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1,514 1,388 1,364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 95.86% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,339 1,174 1,212
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,638
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,625
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in South Wales

Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Full Stack Developer in South Wales

Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Developer in South Wales over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Developer in South Wales

Full Stack Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
Cardiff +4 35 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Newport -11 2 £31,500 -58.00%
Torfaen - 2 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £40,000 -
Full Stack Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 South Wales region featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
2 19 (46.34%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) .NET
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 17 (41.46%) CSS
5 16 (39.02%) SQL
6 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
6 14 (34.15%) BDD
6 14 (34.15%) React
7 13 (31.71%) Node.js
7 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
7 13 (31.71%) TDD
8 12 (29.27%) PHP
8 12 (29.27%) AWS
9 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
9 10 (24.39%) Vue.js
9 10 (24.39%) SOLID
10 9 (21.95%) User Experience
10 9 (21.95%) HTML5
10 9 (21.95%) Laravel
11 8 (19.51%) CSS3
11 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.07%) Degree
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.07%) RESTful
12 7 (17.07%) Azure
12 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
12 7 (17.07%) Serverless
13 6 (14.63%) API Integration
13 6 (14.63%) Java

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (9.76%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.32%) WordPress
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Azure
2 7 (17.07%) Serverless
3 4 (9.76%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.88%) GCP
4 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.44%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.20%) Maven
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.88%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (2.44%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.44%) git-flow
6 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
3 17 (41.46%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) React
5 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
5 13 (31.71%) Node.js
6 10 (24.39%) Vue.js
7 9 (21.95%) HTML5
7 9 (21.95%) Laravel
8 8 (19.51%) CSS3
9 7 (17.07%) RESTful
10 6 (14.63%) Web Services
11 5 (12.20%) JSON
11 5 (12.20%) Spring
12 4 (9.76%) jQuery
12 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
13 3 (7.32%) Angular 2
13 3 (7.32%) GraphQL
13 3 (7.32%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) User Experience
2 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) BDD
2 13 (31.71%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) SOLID
4 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) API Integration
6 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
6 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.20%) Sprint Planning
7 4 (9.76%) Front End Development
7 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) Line Management
8 3 (7.32%) Microservices
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
9 2 (4.88%) Case Management
9 2 (4.88%) Fund Management
9 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.88%) MVC
9 2 (4.88%) Scrum
10 1 (2.44%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
2 19 (46.34%) C#
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) PHP
5 6 (14.63%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) Java 8
7 2 (4.88%) ES6
7 2 (4.88%) Go
7 2 (4.88%) XPath
8 1 (2.44%) C
8 1 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) SAP