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The median annual salary for a Full Stack Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

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
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 149 115 158
Rank change year-on-year -34 +43 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 4,270 2,574 2,193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.66% 2.87% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.10% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,876 2,024 1,848
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £75,188 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%

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 148,463 83,129 91,810
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.60% 92.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 82,327 63,822 74,643
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in the UK

Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Full Stack Developer in the UK

Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Developer over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Developer in the UK

Full Stack Developer
Top 17 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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -42 3,370 £60,000 +9.09% 369
Work from Home -26 2,344 £60,000 +14.29% 204
London -33 1,986 £75,000 +7.14% 162
UK excluding London -51 1,502 £55,000 +15.79% 228
South East -36 510 £60,000 +9.09% 44
North of England -22 339 £52,500 +15.38% 67
Midlands -40 216 £55,000 +22.22% 39
North West -34 185 £55,000 +10.00% 32
West Midlands -14 173 £55,000 +18.28% 31
South West -50 162 £50,000 +11.11% 28
East of England -46 129 £65,000 +18.18% 24
Yorkshire -14 124 £50,000 +12.36% 27
Scotland -46 116 £55,000 +15.79% 13
East Midlands -55 43 £58,750 +38.24% 8
North East -3 30 £45,000 +24.14% 8
Wales -51 22 £52,500 +23.53% 8
Northern Ireland -8 14 £52,500 +31.25% 5

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

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, Full Stack Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 4,270 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 2,747 (64.33%) JavaScript
3 2,691 (63.02%) React
4 1,999 (46.81%) Agile
5 1,705 (39.93%) Node.js
6 1,436 (33.63%) TypeScript
7 1,422 (33.30%) HTML
8 1,394 (32.65%) C#
8 1,394 (32.65%) AWS
9 1,386 (32.46%) AngularJS
10 1,364 (31.94%) CSS
11 1,319 (30.89%) .NET
12 1,146 (26.84%) Azure
13 1,134 (26.56%) SQL
14 1,007 (23.58%) Git (software)
15 981 (22.97%) Python
16 964 (22.58%) Docker
17 938 (21.97%) CI/CD
18 870 (20.37%) DevOps
19 834 (19.53%) Software Engineering
20 824 (19.30%) Microservices
21 820 (19.20%) Kubernetes
22 803 (18.81%) Java
23 761 (17.82%) TDD
24 746 (17.47%) Vue.js
25 733 (17.17%) User Experience
25 733 (17.17%) Finance
26 724 (16.96%) Scrum
27 703 (16.46%) Social Skills
28 626 (14.66%) MySQL

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
1 184 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
2 137 (3.21%) WordPress
3 123 (2.88%) CMS
4 99 (2.32%) Confluence
5 64 (1.50%) Apache
6 33 (0.77%) IIS
7 30 (0.70%) nginx
8 29 (0.68%) Ethereum
9 24 (0.56%) Tornado
9 24 (0.56%) Umbraco
10 22 (0.52%) SharePoint
11 18 (0.42%) Jetty
12 16 (0.37%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.33%) Apache Spark
14 13 (0.30%) Jupyter
15 11 (0.26%) Drupal
16 9 (0.21%) Gunicorn
16 9 (0.21%) Headless CMS
16 9 (0.21%) IBM HTTP Server
17 8 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 36 (0.84%) Campfire
2 25 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (0.28%) Adobe XD
4 11 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.16%) Sketch
5 7 (0.16%) Zeplin
6 6 (0.14%) Chatbot
6 6 (0.14%) Maple
6 6 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.094%) FileZilla
9 1 (0.023%) InDesign
9 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 38 (0.89%) Shopify
2 18 (0.42%) Magento
3 16 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 13 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.070%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.070%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.070%) Summit
6 2 (0.047%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.023%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.023%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1,394 (32.65%) AWS
2 1,146 (26.84%) Azure
3 532 (12.46%) Serverless
4 490 (11.48%) GitHub
5 433 (10.14%) GCP
6 353 (8.27%) SaaS
7 294 (6.89%) AWS Lambda
8 156 (3.65%) Amazon S3
9 155 (3.63%) npm
10 122 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
11 117 (2.74%) Slack
12 109 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
13 104 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
14 93 (2.18%) PaaS
15 91 (2.13%) Amazon ECS
16 78 (1.83%) GitHub Actions
17 77 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
18 75 (1.76%) Amazon Kinesis
19 71 (1.66%) Amazon Cognito
20 69 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 168 (3.93%) Internet
2 66 (1.55%) Broadband
3 64 (1.50%) HTTP
4 29 (0.68%) VoIP
5 28 (0.66%) MQTT
6 9 (0.21%) 5G
6 9 (0.21%) WebEx
7 8 (0.19%) Firewall
8 7 (0.16%) DNS
9 5 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.094%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.094%) FTP
10 4 (0.094%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.047%) AMQP
12 1 (0.023%) DVB
12 1 (0.023%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.023%) IPFS
12 1 (0.023%) PPP
12 1 (0.023%) SSL
12 1 (0.023%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 626 (14.66%) MySQL
2 596 (13.96%) SQL Server
3 531 (12.44%) PostgreSQL
4 502 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 435 (10.19%) MongoDB
6 346 (8.10%) Relational Database
7 207 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 192 (4.50%) Redis
9 124 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
10 119 (2.79%) RDBMS
11 58 (1.36%) Big Data
12 53 (1.24%) RavenDB
13 40 (0.94%) Amazon Athena
14 36 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
15 34 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
16 33 (0.77%) BigQuery
17 32 (0.75%) Couchbase
18 31 (0.73%) SQLite
19 30 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
20 27 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,007 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 216 (5.06%) JIRA
3 210 (4.92%) Cypress.io
4 204 (4.78%) Jenkins
5 181 (4.24%) webpack
6 139 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 109 (2.55%) Selenium
8 101 (2.37%) GitLab
9 95 (2.22%) Storybook
10 93 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
11 85 (1.99%) NUnit
12 77 (1.80%) Bitbucket
13 65 (1.52%) JUnit
14 61 (1.43%) Visual Studio
15 58 (1.36%) Postman
16 55 (1.29%) Maven
16 55 (1.29%) Moq
17 52 (1.22%) Cucumber
18 51 (1.19%) Jasmine
19 44 (1.03%) JMeter
General
1 733 (17.17%) Finance
2 703 (16.46%) Social Skills
3 204 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 195 (4.57%) Retail
5 184 (4.31%) Marketing
6 177 (4.15%) Banking
7 151 (3.54%) Games
8 144 (3.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 102 (2.39%) Manufacturing
10 96 (2.25%) Organisational Skills
11 93 (2.18%) Public Sector
12 70 (1.64%) Legal
13 55 (1.29%) Advertising
14 52 (1.22%) Front Office
15 48 (1.12%) Law
16 45 (1.05%) Publishing
17 42 (0.98%) Telecoms
18 41 (0.96%) Financial Institution
19 29 (0.68%) Automotive
20 28 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,691 (63.02%) React
2 1,705 (39.93%) Node.js
3 1,422 (33.30%) HTML
4 1,386 (32.46%) AngularJS
5 1,364 (31.94%) CSS
6 1,319 (30.89%) .NET
7 746 (17.47%) Vue.js
8 553 (12.95%) .NET Core
9 549 (12.86%) REST
10 477 (11.17%) RESTful
11 470 (11.01%) GraphQL
12 412 (9.65%) ASP.NET
13 395 (9.25%) .NET Framework
14 387 (9.06%) jQuery
15 372 (8.71%) React Native
16 356 (8.34%) Sass
17 351 (8.22%) HTML5
17 351 (8.22%) Web Services
18 342 (8.01%) Redux
19 328 (7.68%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 733 (17.17%) User Experience
2 311 (7.28%) Mobile App
3 228 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
4 191 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
5 183 (4.29%) Cloud Native
6 163 (3.82%) Algorithms
7 135 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 129 (3.02%) Blockchain
9 113 (2.65%) Data Structures
10 100 (2.34%) Tandem
11 96 (2.25%) Virtual Team
12 58 (1.36%) Blog
12 58 (1.36%) IoT
12 58 (1.36%) NHS
13 57 (1.33%) Social Media
14 47 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
15 45 (1.05%) PropTech
16 44 (1.03%) e-Learning
17 42 (0.98%) Client/Server
17 42 (0.98%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 288 (6.74%) Linux
2 179 (4.19%) Android
2 179 (4.19%) Apple iOS
3 151 (3.54%) Windows
4 53 (1.24%) Unix
5 28 (0.66%) Mesosphere
6 16 (0.37%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.16%) Alpine Linux
7 7 (0.16%) Debian
7 7 (0.16%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.047%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,270 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 1,999 (46.81%) Agile
3 938 (21.97%) CI/CD
4 870 (20.37%) DevOps
5 834 (19.53%) Software Engineering
6 824 (19.30%) Microservices
7 761 (17.82%) TDD
8 724 (16.96%) Scrum
9 554 (12.97%) Web Development
10 537 (12.58%) Problem-Solving
11 513 (12.01%) Mentoring
12 510 (11.94%) MVC
13 505 (11.83%) Computer Science
14 469 (10.98%) Test Automation
15 439 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
16 392 (9.18%) Analytics
16 392 (9.18%) Front End Development
17 356 (8.34%) Unit Testing
18 354 (8.29%) E-Commerce
19 335 (7.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2,747 (64.33%) JavaScript
2 1,436 (33.63%) TypeScript
3 1,394 (32.65%) C#
4 1,134 (26.56%) SQL
5 981 (22.97%) Python
6 803 (18.81%) Java
7 538 (12.60%) PHP
8 290 (6.79%) Go
9 240 (5.62%) ES6
10 222 (5.20%) Ruby
11 107 (2.51%) T-SQL
12 74 (1.73%) Bash
13 71 (1.66%) Rust
14 66 (1.55%) C++
15 60 (1.41%) C
16 52 (1.22%) Kotlin
16 52 (1.22%) Scala
17 43 (1.01%) PowerShell
18 34 (0.80%) R
19 29 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 518 (12.13%) Degree
2 328 (7.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (0.63%) Master's Degree
4 22 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 21 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.16%) MBA
10 5 (0.12%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.094%) OCPJP
11 4 (0.094%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.094%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.094%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.070%) MPhil
13 1 (0.023%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.023%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 318 (7.45%) QA
2 85 (1.99%) Accessibility
3 36 (0.84%) GDPR
4 35 (0.82%) WCAG
5 21 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 21 (0.49%) FATCA
6 16 (0.37%) PSD2
7 14 (0.33%) WAI
8 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.094%) GLP
9 4 (0.094%) HL7
10 1 (0.023%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.023%) NIST
System Software
1 964 (22.58%) Docker
2 20 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (0.23%) Varnish
4 8 (0.19%) iptables
5 7 (0.16%) LXC
6 5 (0.12%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.094%) vCloud
7 4 (0.094%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.047%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 820 (19.20%) Kubernetes
2 282 (6.60%) Terraform
3 113 (2.65%) Kibana
4 78 (1.83%) Grafana
5 71 (1.66%) Prometheus
6 60 (1.41%) logstash
6 60 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
7 59 (1.38%) Ansible
8 37 (0.87%) Puppet
9 29 (0.68%) Consul
9 29 (0.68%) MIIS
10 28 (0.66%) Automic
10 28 (0.66%) HAProxy
10 28 (0.66%) Opsgenie
10 28 (0.66%) Pingdom
10 28 (0.66%) ZABBIX
11 21 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
12 19 (0.44%) Istio
13 13 (0.30%) cPanel
14 11 (0.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 379 (8.88%) Google
2 319 (7.47%) Microsoft
3 74 (1.73%) New Relic
4 70 (1.64%) Oracle
5 41 (0.96%) Facebook
6 39 (0.91%) Zend
7 35 (0.82%) Spotify
8 31 (0.73%) Adobe
9 30 (0.70%) Dell
10 29 (0.68%) Splunk
11 24 (0.56%) Apple
12 23 (0.54%) SAP
13 22 (0.52%) Snapchat
14 21 (0.49%) Telerik
15 18 (0.42%) Sitecore
16 17 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
17 14 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
17 14 (0.33%) WooCommerce
18 13 (0.30%) Intel
18 13 (0.30%) Siemens