Period
to 24 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 August 2017.

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
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 427 780
Rank change year-on-year +194 +353 +372
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 2663 1394 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.52% 0.71% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.74% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 1249 468
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,175 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,875
% change year-on-year - +1.49% -16.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168479 189451 208891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 135572 159352 172128
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in the UK

Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Full Stack Developer.

Salary trend for Full Stack Developer in the UK

Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Full Stack Developer over the 6 months to 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Developer in the UK

Full Stack Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 24 August 2017. 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
England +185 2465 £50,000 - 190
UK excluding London +208 1344 £42,500 - 102
London +131 1262 £59,500 +8.18% 94
South East +189 393 £42,500 -15.00% 32
Midlands +169 268 £40,000 - 12
North of England +121 209 £40,000 +14.29% 27
West Midlands +141 176 £40,000 - 2
East of England +17 166 £45,000 - 10
South West +103 164 £40,750 -9.44% 15
North West +59 115 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Scotland +86 111 £47,500 +21.02% 4
East Midlands +66 92 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Yorkshire +67 83 £38,500 +18.46% 11
Wales +20 30 £40,000 +56.86% 1
North East +22 11 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £65,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2017, Full Stack Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 2059 (77.32%) JavaScript
2 1545 (58.02%) HTML
3 1495 (56.14%) CSS
4 1295 (48.63%) AngularJS
5 1231 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1175 (44.12%) C#
7 1139 (42.77%) .NET
8 922 (34.62%) MVC
9 751 (28.20%) SQL
10 734 (27.56%) Node.js
11 693 (26.02%) HTML5
12 691 (25.95%) ASP.NET
13 678 (25.46%) React
14 670 (25.16%) jQuery
15 622 (23.36%) TDD
16 621 (23.32%) SQL Server
17 620 (23.28%) Java
18 555 (20.84%) PHP
19 549 (20.62%) Finance
20 499 (18.74%) Git (software)
21 495 (18.59%) Web Development
22 476 (17.87%) CSS3
23 457 (17.16%) Scrum
24 411 (15.43%) MySQL
25 400 (15.02%) Web Services
26 393 (14.76%) ASP.NET MVC
27 388 (14.57%) ASP.NET Web API
28 381 (14.31%) .NET Framework
29 358 (13.44%) REST
30 339 (12.73%) NoSQL

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 180 (6.76%) CMS
2 104 (3.91%) WordPress
3 74 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 66 (2.48%) Drupal
5 65 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (1.92%) Apache
6 51 (1.92%) Umbraco
7 45 (1.69%) nginx
8 44 (1.65%) IIS
9 31 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 29 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (0.86%) WebLogic
12 17 (0.64%) Apache Spark
12 17 (0.64%) JBoss
13 16 (0.60%) Ethereum
14 15 (0.56%) Hyperledger
14 15 (0.56%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.53%) EPiServer
16 12 (0.45%) NServiceBus
17 11 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.30%) Moqups
5 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.11%) HipChat
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.038%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (1.13%) Magento
2 11 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.15%) Shopify
5 2 (0.075%) RMDS
5 2 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.038%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.038%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.038%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.038%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.038%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 329 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
2 311 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 127 (4.77%) GitHub
4 109 (4.09%) SaaS
5 36 (1.35%) PaaS
6 33 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
9 24 (0.90%) Heroku
10 23 (0.86%) IaaS
11 16 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (0.60%) Firebase
12 13 (0.49%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (0.45%) Slack
14 11 (0.41%) DigitalOcean
15 9 (0.34%) Loggly
15 9 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
16 8 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.55%) HTTP
1 68 (2.55%) Internet
2 30 (1.13%) AMQP
3 16 (0.60%) DNS
4 8 (0.30%) HTTPS
4 8 (0.30%) SMTP
4 8 (0.30%) SSH
5 7 (0.26%) Intranet
6 6 (0.23%) SMS
6 6 (0.23%) SSL
7 5 (0.19%) Broadband
7 5 (0.19%) Extranet
7 5 (0.19%) Skype
7 5 (0.19%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.15%) Network Security
9 3 (0.11%) FTP
10 2 (0.075%) Firewall
10 2 (0.075%) LDAP
10 2 (0.075%) VPN
10 2 (0.075%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 621 (23.32%) SQL Server
2 411 (15.43%) MySQL
3 339 (12.73%) NoSQL
4 302 (11.34%) MongoDB
5 166 (6.23%) Relational Database
6 119 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
7 75 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 72 (2.70%) Big Data
9 69 (2.59%) Redis
10 67 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 60 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 56 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
13 53 (1.99%) Blockchain
14 45 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
15 44 (1.65%) Hadoop
16 37 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 33 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 31 (1.16%) RDBMS
19 28 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
20 27 (1.01%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 499 (18.74%) Git (software)
2 132 (4.96%) Grunt
3 128 (4.81%) Visual Studio
4 125 (4.69%) gulp
5 121 (4.54%) Jenkins
6 105 (3.94%) webpack
7 100 (3.76%) TeamCity
8 90 (3.38%) JIRA
9 89 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 72 (2.70%) Maven
11 69 (2.59%) JUnit
12 64 (2.40%) Subversion
13 58 (2.18%) Selenium
14 57 (2.14%) Babel
15 51 (1.92%) Jasmine
16 48 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
17 41 (1.54%) NUnit
18 37 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
19 33 (1.24%) Gradle
20 32 (1.20%) Bower
General
1 549 (20.62%) Finance
2 170 (6.38%) Marketing
3 127 (4.77%) Banking
4 91 (3.42%) Games
5 75 (2.82%) Electronics
6 66 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 64 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 62 (2.33%) Retail
9 41 (1.54%) Front Office
10 35 (1.31%) Publishing
11 32 (1.20%) Advertising
12 27 (1.01%) Legal
13 20 (0.75%) Automotive
14 19 (0.71%) Law
15 16 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 16 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 14 (0.53%) Billing
18 11 (0.41%) Back Office
19 7 (0.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1545 (58.02%) HTML
2 1495 (56.14%) CSS
3 1295 (48.63%) AngularJS
4 1139 (42.77%) .NET
5 734 (27.56%) Node.js
6 693 (26.02%) HTML5
7 691 (25.95%) ASP.NET
8 678 (25.46%) React
9 670 (25.16%) jQuery
10 476 (17.87%) CSS3
11 400 (15.02%) Web Services
12 393 (14.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 388 (14.57%) ASP.NET Web API
14 381 (14.31%) .NET Framework
15 358 (13.44%) REST
16 286 (10.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 272 (10.21%) RESTful
18 247 (9.28%) Sass
19 240 (9.01%) Spring
20 230 (8.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 274 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
2 242 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 205 (7.70%) User Experience
4 138 (5.18%) Mobile App
5 131 (4.92%) Fintech
6 58 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
7 50 (1.88%) Hedge funds
7 50 (1.88%) Social Media
8 49 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
9 42 (1.58%) Fixed Income
10 39 (1.46%) Equities
10 39 (1.46%) iPad
11 38 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 33 (1.24%) Algorithms
13 29 (1.09%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
15 16 (0.60%) Data Structures
15 16 (0.60%) Virtual Team
16 14 (0.53%) Social Network
17 11 (0.41%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 273 (10.25%) Linux
2 129 (4.84%) Android
3 121 (4.54%) Apple iOS
4 102 (3.83%) Windows
5 25 (0.94%) Unix
6 9 (0.34%) CentOS
6 9 (0.34%) Mac OS X
6 9 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.23%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.075%) Debian
8 2 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.038%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1231 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
2 922 (34.62%) MVC
3 622 (23.36%) TDD
4 495 (18.59%) Web Development
5 457 (17.16%) Scrum
6 313 (11.75%) OO
7 307 (11.53%) Software Engineering
8 304 (11.42%) Continuous Integration
9 266 (9.99%) Front End Development
10 252 (9.46%) Microservices
11 248 (9.31%) Test Automation
12 199 (7.47%) Unit Testing
13 184 (6.91%) SOLID
14 175 (6.57%) DevOps
15 171 (6.42%) Open Source
16 166 (6.23%) E-Commerce
17 162 (6.08%) OOP
18 155 (5.82%) SDLC
19 151 (5.67%) BDD
20 139 (5.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2059 (77.32%) JavaScript
2 1175 (44.12%) C#
3 751 (28.20%) SQL
4 620 (23.28%) Java
5 555 (20.84%) PHP
6 309 (11.60%) Python
7 172 (6.46%) Ruby
8 159 (5.97%) TypeScript
9 145 (5.44%) T-SQL
10 144 (5.41%) ES6
11 67 (2.52%) Scala
12 63 (2.37%) C++
13 58 (2.18%) Go
14 51 (1.92%) Clojure
15 50 (1.88%) VB.NET
16 42 (1.58%) C
17 32 (1.20%) Bash Shell
18 28 (1.05%) Elixir
19 25 (0.94%) Objective-C
19 25 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 293 (11.00%) Degree
2 136 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.68%) PhD
4 10 (0.38%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.26%) Master's Degree
6 7 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.038%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.038%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.038%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (1.65%) QA
2 12 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.15%) GDPR
4 2 (0.075%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.075%) WCAG
5 1 (0.038%) MiFID
5 1 (0.038%) Section 508
System Software
1 184 (6.91%) Docker
2 12 (0.45%) Varnish
3 5 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (0.19%) etcd
3 5 (0.19%) HDFS
4 3 (0.11%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.075%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.038%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.038%) LXC
6 1 (0.038%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.038%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (2.52%) Ansible
2 49 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (1.54%) Puppet
4 30 (1.13%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.49%) cPanel
6 10 (0.38%) Nagios
6 10 (0.38%) Salt
7 9 (0.34%) Kibana
7 9 (0.34%) Terraform
7 9 (0.34%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.30%) Cobbler
8 8 (0.30%) logstash
8 8 (0.30%) Prometheus
9 7 (0.26%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.19%) Consul
11 4 (0.15%) Graphite
12 3 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.11%) Rancher
13 2 (0.075%) Control-M
13 2 (0.075%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 282 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 132 (4.96%) Oracle
3 111 (4.17%) Google
4 71 (2.67%) SAP
5 56 (2.10%) Xamarin
6 38 (1.43%) Atlassian
6 38 (1.43%) Zend
7 37 (1.39%) Facebook
8 27 (1.01%) Adobe
9 17 (0.64%) IBM
10 15 (0.56%) Rackspace
10 15 (0.56%) Telerik
11 14 (0.53%) Splunk
11 14 (0.53%) Twitter
12 13 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (0.45%) Apple
13 12 (0.45%) MuleSoft
13 12 (0.45%) New Relic
14 11 (0.41%) TIBCO
15 10 (0.38%) Cisco