Period
to 19 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 19 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
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 145 196
Rank change year-on-year +47 +51 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 1,129 1,556 1,518
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.16% 2.21% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 2.30% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,231 1,453 1,478
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK 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 the UK excluding 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
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 34,413 67,640 81,231
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 96.16% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27,662 54,457 65,063
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in the UK excluding London

Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Full Stack Developer in the UK excluding London

Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Developer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Developer in the UK excluding London

Full Stack Developer
Job Locations in the UK excluding 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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 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
South East +56 374 £55,000 +10.00% 60
North of England +72 220 £47,500 +5.56% 81
Midlands +37 185 £45,000 +5.88% 51
South West -8 153 £45,000 +3.45% 46
North West +65 141 £50,000 +5.26% 61
West Midlands +56 129 £45,000 +5.88% 32
East of England +63 80 £57,500 +15.00% 23
Scotland +65 71 £50,000 - 16
Yorkshire +8 59 £36,500 -21.08% 16
East Midlands +21 56 £42,500 -2.30% 18
Wales +41 35 £42,500 -1.16% 8
North East +29 20 £55,000 +26.44% 4
Isle of Man - 8 £49,500 - 1
Northern Ireland +14 5 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Full Stack Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 UK excluding London region featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 844 (74.76%) JavaScript
2 532 (47.12%) CSS
3 530 (46.94%) HTML
4 476 (42.16%) AngularJS
5 434 (38.44%) C#
6 428 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
7 427 (37.82%) React
8 425 (37.64%) .NET
9 365 (32.33%) SQL
10 321 (28.43%) Azure
11 280 (24.80%) Node.js
12 274 (24.27%) PHP
13 266 (23.56%) MVC
14 226 (20.02%) Git (software)
15 221 (19.57%) Vue.js
16 219 (19.40%) DevOps
17 218 (19.31%) TypeScript
18 216 (19.13%) AWS
19 215 (19.04%) SQL Server
20 203 (17.98%) Java
21 182 (16.12%) ASP.NET
22 179 (15.85%) TDD
22 179 (15.85%) Microservices
23 173 (15.32%) jQuery
24 171 (15.15%) MySQL
25 168 (14.88%) .NET Core
26 167 (14.79%) Web Development
27 159 (14.08%) HTML5
28 151 (13.37%) .NET Framework
29 139 (12.31%) Docker

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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 53 (4.69%) WordPress
2 47 (4.16%) CMS
3 39 (3.45%) IIS
4 26 (2.30%) Apache
5 22 (1.95%) Tomcat
6 20 (1.77%) Confluence
6 20 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (1.77%) Umbraco
7 16 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 14 (1.24%) EPiServer
8 14 (1.24%) Kentico
9 10 (0.89%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.80%) Drupal
11 8 (0.71%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.62%) nginx
13 4 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.18%) Camunda
14 2 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.18%) JBoss
15 1 (0.089%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.18%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.089%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 15 (1.33%) nopCommerce
2 10 (0.89%) Magento
3 6 (0.53%) Shopify
4 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.089%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 321 (28.43%) Azure
2 216 (19.13%) AWS
3 133 (11.78%) SaaS
4 49 (4.34%) Serverless
5 48 (4.25%) GCP
6 30 (2.66%) GitHub
6 30 (2.66%) npm
7 21 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (1.59%) Amazon ECS
9 15 (1.33%) Amazon EKS
10 12 (1.06%) Veeva
11 9 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (0.80%) Firebase
11 9 (0.80%) IaaS
12 8 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.62%) Azure Functions
13 7 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.62%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
14 6 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.95%) HTTP
2 19 (1.68%) Internet
3 5 (0.44%) Wireless
4 4 (0.35%) DNS
5 2 (0.18%) Firewall
5 2 (0.18%) Intranet
5 2 (0.18%) VPN
6 1 (0.089%) MQTT
6 1 (0.089%) RFID
6 1 (0.089%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (19.04%) SQL Server
2 171 (15.15%) MySQL
3 92 (8.15%) MongoDB
3 92 (8.15%) NoSQL
4 88 (7.79%) Relational Database
5 76 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (1.95%) Redis
6 22 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.15%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.06%) Cosmos DB
10 11 (0.97%) Big Data
11 10 (0.89%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (0.53%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.53%) MS Access
15 5 (0.44%) Apache Hive
16 4 (0.35%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 226 (20.02%) Git (software)
2 60 (5.31%) Jenkins
3 43 (3.81%) JUnit
4 37 (3.28%) JIRA
5 32 (2.83%) Visual Studio
6 31 (2.75%) Maven
7 28 (2.48%) Bitbucket
8 20 (1.77%) webpack
9 19 (1.68%) Moq
10 18 (1.59%) gulp
10 18 (1.59%) NUnit
11 16 (1.42%) PHPUnit
11 16 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (1.33%) Cypress.io
12 15 (1.33%) Selenium
13 12 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (0.97%) jspm
14 11 (0.97%) MSTest
14 11 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 99 (8.77%) Finance
2 30 (2.66%) Public Sector
3 22 (1.95%) Retail
4 21 (1.86%) Banking
4 21 (1.86%) Law
5 20 (1.77%) Games
6 18 (1.59%) Marketing
7 11 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 11 (0.97%) Police
8 10 (0.89%) Investment Banking
9 9 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.62%) Billing
11 6 (0.53%) Digital Economy
12 5 (0.44%) Local Government
13 4 (0.35%) Back Office
14 3 (0.27%) Advertising
15 2 (0.18%) Electronics
15 2 (0.18%) Publishing
16 1 (0.089%) Legal
16 1 (0.089%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (47.12%) CSS
2 530 (46.94%) HTML
3 476 (42.16%) AngularJS
4 427 (37.82%) React
5 425 (37.64%) .NET
6 280 (24.80%) Node.js
7 221 (19.57%) Vue.js
8 182 (16.12%) ASP.NET
9 173 (15.32%) jQuery
10 168 (14.88%) .NET Core
11 159 (14.08%) HTML5
12 151 (13.37%) .NET Framework
13 133 (11.78%) Laravel
14 126 (11.16%) REST
15 122 (10.81%) Spring
16 112 (9.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 96 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 95 (8.41%) RESTful
19 91 (8.06%) Sass
20 90 (7.97%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.68%) User Experience
2 83 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
3 55 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 30 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (1.59%) NHS
7 13 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (1.06%) Cloud Native
9 11 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.80%) Internet of Things
10 9 (0.80%) Social Media
11 7 (0.62%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.62%) PMI
11 7 (0.62%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.53%) Cybercrime
12 6 (0.53%) Life Science
12 6 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.44%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.44%) Xbox
14 3 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 83 (7.35%) Linux
2 34 (3.01%) Windows
3 21 (1.86%) Windows Server
4 16 (1.42%) Ubuntu
5 11 (0.97%) Android
5 11 (0.97%) CentOS
6 8 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.62%) Unix
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (23.56%) MVC
3 219 (19.40%) DevOps
4 179 (15.85%) Microservices
4 179 (15.85%) TDD
5 167 (14.79%) Web Development
6 112 (9.92%) Software Engineering
7 94 (8.33%) Scrum
8 81 (7.17%) Front End Development
9 75 (6.64%) Problem-Solving
10 74 (6.55%) Fintech
11 73 (6.47%) Unit Testing
12 71 (6.29%) BDD
13 67 (5.93%) OO
14 66 (5.85%) Test Automation
15 65 (5.76%) E-Commerce
16 61 (5.40%) SOLID
17 59 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
18 56 (4.96%) SDLC
19 54 (4.78%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 844 (74.76%) JavaScript
2 434 (38.44%) C#
3 365 (32.33%) SQL
4 274 (24.27%) PHP
5 218 (19.31%) TypeScript
6 203 (17.98%) Java
7 114 (10.10%) Python
8 46 (4.07%) T-SQL
9 35 (3.10%) Java 8
10 25 (2.21%) PowerShell
11 22 (1.95%) ES6
12 20 (1.77%) Ruby
13 17 (1.51%) Go
14 14 (1.24%) XPath
15 12 (1.06%) C++
16 10 (0.89%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.80%) Scala
18 8 (0.71%) Kotlin
19 6 (0.53%) Clojure
19 6 (0.53%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 62 (5.49%) Degree
2 38 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 31 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 10 (0.89%) HNC
6 7 (0.62%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.27%) PhD
8 2 (0.18%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.089%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.75%) QA
2 14 (1.24%) WAI
3 4 (0.35%) GDPR
3 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.18%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.18%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.18%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.18%) NCSC
5 1 (0.089%) SLA
5 1 (0.089%) WCAG
System Software
1 139 (12.31%) Docker
2 3 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.18%) Firmware
3 2 (0.18%) Varnish
4 1 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 83 (7.35%) Kubernetes
2 40 (3.54%) Terraform
3 18 (1.59%) Ansible
4 13 (1.15%) MIIS
5 9 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.44%) Kibana
7 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.089%) logstash
9 1 (0.089%) Packer
9 1 (0.089%) Rancher
9 1 (0.089%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 89 (7.88%) Microsoft
2 26 (2.30%) Google
3 22 (1.95%) Oracle
4 18 (1.59%) Splunk
5 17 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 15 (1.33%) Zend
8 13 (1.15%) SAP
9 11 (0.97%) Siebel
10 10 (0.89%) WSO2
10 10 (0.89%) Xamarin
11 9 (0.80%) Apple
11 9 (0.80%) Pega
12 6 (0.53%) Adobe
12 6 (0.53%) IBM
13 4 (0.35%) Facebook
13 4 (0.35%) WooCommerce
14 3 (0.27%) Databricks
14 3 (0.27%) Mapbox
15 2 (0.18%) MuleSoft