Full-Stack Developer
UK

The median Full-Stack Developer salary in the UK is £60,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

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

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 195 184 143
Rank change year-on-year -11 -41 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 1,276 2,262 3,750
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.64% 2.04% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.16% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,141 1,417 2,300
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £61,040
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +6.49% +10.98%
75th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 74,040 104,650 131,712
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.41% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55,838 66,214 83,200
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,280 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 21 February 2024.

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 21 February 2024. 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 -4 1,134 £60,000 -11.11% 282
UK excluding London -40 739 £52,500 -4.55% 205
Work from Home 0 569 £60,000 -7.69% 163
London +34 470 £75,000 - 87
North of England +26 203 £55,000 +15.79% 60
South East -41 166 £55,000 -8.33% 51
North West +45 127 £55,000 +2.33% 39
Midlands -11 123 £50,000 -9.09% 40
South West -24 100 £52,750 +5.50% 28
East of England +65 74 £45,000 -18.18% 17
West Midlands +23 72 £50,000 -9.09% 22
Yorkshire +39 59 £50,000 +11.11% 12
East Midlands -31 51 £50,000 -9.09% 18
Scotland -62 49 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Wales +3 22 £52,500 +2.44% 6
North East -14 17 £55,000 - 9
Northern Ireland -3 2 £81,250 +51.87% 2

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 21 February 2024, Full Stack Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 1,276 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 727 (56.97%) JavaScript
3 635 (49.76%) React
4 510 (39.97%) C#
5 466 (36.52%) .NET
6 416 (32.60%) AWS
7 406 (31.82%) Agile
8 390 (30.56%) Azure
9 388 (30.41%) TypeScript
10 381 (29.86%) AngularJS
11 374 (29.31%) HTML
12 364 (28.53%) CSS
13 354 (27.74%) SQL
14 307 (24.06%) Node.js
15 268 (21.00%) Java
16 227 (17.79%) Python
17 220 (17.24%) Vue
18 217 (17.01%) Git
19 215 (16.85%) MVC
20 213 (16.69%) DevOps
21 210 (16.46%) Finance
22 206 (16.14%) ASP.NET
23 204 (15.99%) Software Engineering
24 203 (15.91%) Social Skills
25 190 (14.89%) CI/CD
26 185 (14.50%) PHP
27 184 (14.42%) SQL Server
28 175 (13.71%) Docker
29 172 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
30 156 (12.23%) Web Development

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (2.59%) CMS
2 27 (2.12%) WordPress
3 18 (1.41%) Apache
3 18 (1.41%) IIS
4 15 (1.18%) Confluence
4 15 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 13 (1.02%) Apache Spark
6 12 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 12 (0.94%) Apache Airflow
6 12 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 11 (0.86%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.47%) nginx
10 4 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.24%) Ethereum
11 3 (0.24%) Hyperledger
12 2 (0.16%) Kentico
13 1 (0.078%) Drupal
13 1 (0.078%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.24%) Chatbot
1 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.16%) Adobe XD
2 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.078%) Sketch
3 1 (0.078%) UXPin
3 1 (0.078%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 21 (1.65%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.86%) Shopify
3 10 (0.78%) Magento
4 3 (0.24%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.16%) Infor LN
5 2 (0.16%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.078%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 416 (32.60%) AWS
2 390 (30.56%) Azure
3 95 (7.45%) GCP
4 91 (7.13%) Serverless
5 89 (6.97%) Azure DevOps
6 66 (5.17%) SaaS
7 59 (4.62%) GitHub
8 35 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
9 27 (2.12%) Power Platform
10 25 (1.96%) Azure Service Bus
11 22 (1.72%) Azure Functions
12 20 (1.57%) Azure Logic Apps
13 19 (1.49%) Amazon ECS
13 19 (1.49%) Amazon EKS
14 18 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
15 17 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
15 17 (1.33%) Azure API Management
16 16 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (1.25%) GitHub Actions
17 15 (1.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.86%) Internet
2 10 (0.78%) HTTP
3 7 (0.55%) MQTT
4 4 (0.31%) DNS
5 2 (0.16%) SSL
6 1 (0.078%) Firewall
6 1 (0.078%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.078%) RTP
6 1 (0.078%) SMTP
6 1 (0.078%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.078%) VPN
6 1 (0.078%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 145 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 129 (10.11%) MySQL
4 100 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 99 (7.76%) NoSQL
6 77 (6.03%) MongoDB
7 24 (1.88%) Redis
8 23 (1.80%) DB2
9 22 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (1.41%) DynamoDB
10 18 (1.41%) Power BI
10 18 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.02%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.02%) Big Data
13 12 (0.94%) Apache Ignite
13 12 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (0.63%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 217 (17.01%) Git
2 56 (4.39%) Visual Studio
3 48 (3.76%) JIRA
4 34 (2.66%) GitLab
5 31 (2.43%) Jenkins
6 25 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (1.49%) Cypress.io
7 19 (1.49%) NUnit
7 19 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 18 (1.41%) Selenium
9 16 (1.25%) MSTest
10 15 (1.18%) IntelliJ
11 14 (1.10%) Mockito
12 12 (0.94%) Jasmine
12 12 (0.94%) SonarQube
13 11 (0.86%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.71%) JUnit
14 9 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.63%) FitNesse
15 8 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 210 (16.46%) Finance
2 203 (15.91%) Social Skills
3 103 (8.07%) Public Sector
4 68 (5.33%) Banking
5 49 (3.84%) Retail
6 47 (3.68%) Front Office
7 46 (3.61%) Marketing
8 44 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (1.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 22 (1.72%) Games
10 22 (1.72%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.57%) Manufacturing
12 19 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
13 17 (1.33%) Law
13 17 (1.33%) Tech for Good
14 13 (1.02%) French Language
14 13 (1.02%) Legal
14 13 (1.02%) Private Banking
15 12 (0.94%) Electronics
16 11 (0.86%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 635 (49.76%) React
2 466 (36.52%) .NET
3 381 (29.86%) AngularJS
4 374 (29.31%) HTML
5 364 (28.53%) CSS
6 307 (24.06%) Node.js
7 220 (17.24%) Vue
8 206 (16.14%) ASP.NET
9 134 (10.50%) .NET Framework
10 127 (9.95%) .NET Core
11 125 (9.80%) Laravel
12 120 (9.40%) jQuery
13 107 (8.39%) RESTful
14 100 (7.84%) Web Services
15 89 (6.97%) Spring
16 88 (6.90%) REST
17 86 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 81 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
19 75 (5.88%) Entity Framework
20 64 (5.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
2 45 (3.53%) Data Structures
3 44 (3.45%) Fixed Income
4 36 (2.82%) Product Ownership
5 35 (2.74%) Algorithms
6 32 (2.51%) Private Cloud
7 27 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.04%) Distributed Systems
9 23 (1.80%) Legacy Systems
10 21 (1.65%) Blockchain
10 21 (1.65%) Onboarding
11 20 (1.57%) Derivative
11 20 (1.57%) Hedge funds
12 18 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
13 15 (1.18%) Robotics
14 13 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (0.94%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.94%) N-Tier
16 11 (0.86%) Client/Server
16 11 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 52 (4.08%) Linux
2 31 (2.43%) Windows
3 24 (1.88%) Android
3 24 (1.88%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.39%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.24%) Unix
6 2 (0.16%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.078%) Alpine Linux
7 1 (0.078%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,276 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 406 (31.82%) Agile
3 215 (16.85%) MVC
4 213 (16.69%) DevOps
5 204 (15.99%) Software Engineering
6 190 (14.89%) CI/CD
7 172 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
8 156 (12.23%) Web Development
9 142 (11.13%) Microservices
10 130 (10.19%) TDD
11 124 (9.72%) User Experience
12 122 (9.56%) Front End Development
13 111 (8.70%) Fintech
14 105 (8.23%) Artificial Intelligence
15 98 (7.68%) Design Patterns
16 97 (7.60%) Scrum
17 88 (6.90%) Computer Science
18 84 (6.58%) E-Commerce
18 84 (6.58%) SDLC
19 83 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 727 (56.97%) JavaScript
2 510 (39.97%) C#
3 388 (30.41%) TypeScript
4 354 (27.74%) SQL
5 268 (21.00%) Java
6 227 (17.79%) Python
7 185 (14.50%) PHP
8 61 (4.78%) T-SQL
9 37 (2.90%) Go
10 27 (2.12%) Kotlin
11 24 (1.88%) Ruby
12 20 (1.57%) Delphi
13 15 (1.18%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.02%) Bash
15 11 (0.86%) PowerShell
16 8 (0.63%) XAML
17 7 (0.55%) C++
18 4 (0.31%) Rust
18 4 (0.31%) VB
19 3 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 133 (10.42%) Degree
2 87 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 64 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 55 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (1.10%) Azure Certification
7 12 (0.94%) AWS Certification
8 8 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.55%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.078%) AWS Certified Developer
11 1 (0.078%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 1 (0.078%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.078%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.08%) QA
2 24 (1.88%) Accessibility
3 7 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.39%) GDPR
5 3 (0.24%) PMO
6 2 (0.16%) HL7
6 2 (0.16%) WAI
7 1 (0.078%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.078%) SLA
7 1 (0.078%) WCAG
System Software
1 175 (13.71%) Docker
2 9 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.39%) Firmware
4 4 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.078%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 89 (6.97%) Kubernetes
2 42 (3.29%) Terraform
3 15 (1.18%) Ansible
4 11 (0.86%) Kibana
5 8 (0.63%) Control-M
6 4 (0.31%) Rancher
7 3 (0.24%) Grafana
8 1 (0.078%) Consul
8 1 (0.078%) Kustomize
8 1 (0.078%) MIIS
8 1 (0.078%) Packer
8 1 (0.078%) Progress Chef
8 1 (0.078%) Puppet
Vendors
1 113 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 48 (3.76%) Google
3 29 (2.27%) Oracle
4 28 (2.19%) IBM
5 18 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 16 (1.25%) Adobe
7 14 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 13 (1.02%) SAP
9 12 (0.94%) WSO2
10 8 (0.63%) Finsemble
11 6 (0.47%) Apple
11 6 (0.47%) F5
11 6 (0.47%) VMware
12 5 (0.39%) New Relic
12 5 (0.39%) NVIDIA
13 4 (0.31%) Dynatrace
13 4 (0.31%) Splunk
13 4 (0.31%) WooCommerce
13 4 (0.31%) Zend
14 3 (0.24%) YouTube