Full Stack Software Engineer Jobs

Full-Stack Software Engineer
UK

The median Full-Stack Software Engineer salary in the UK is £65,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 23 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 501 740 608
Rank change year-on-year +239 -132 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Full Stack Software Engineer 464 181 865
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.20% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.21% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 169 162 155
10th Percentile £43,500 £52,500 £40,750
25th Percentile £48,750 £70,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £85,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -23.53% +30.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £102,500 £113,750 £85,625
90th Percentile £117,500 £135,000 £101,916
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +23.81% +5.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides 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 104,121 84,323 165,675
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 91.19% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73,469 54,972 85,174
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,603 £45,000 £42,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,519 £50,296
% change year-on-year -6.58% +6.41% +5.89%

Full Stack Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Software Engineer in the UK

Full Stack Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Full Stack Software Engineer in the UK

Full Stack Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Full Stack Software Engineer over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Full Stack Software Engineer in the UK

Full Stack Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 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
UK excluding London +244 383 £55,000 -15.38% 9
Scotland +130 295 £55,000 +37.50% 1
England +25 163 £70,000 -22.22% 16
London +37 74 £110,000 +10.00% 8
Work from Home -49 62 £57,500 -32.35% 10
North of England +14 28 £52,500 -32.26% 2
South East -15 26 £60,000 -4.00% 4
North West -12 20 £56,250 -13.46%
Midlands -27 14 £55,000 +4.27% 1
East of England - 10 £61,250 - 1
South West -34 8 £50,000 -23.08%
West Midlands -7 7 £60,000 +13.74%
East Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +55 5 £45,000 -41.94% 2
North East - 3 £60,000 -
Wales +13 2 £68,750 +14.58%

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2024, Full Stack Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 464 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 464 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
2 343 (73.92%) Agile
3 340 (73.28%) Finance
4 287 (61.85%) Java
5 282 (60.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 272 (58.62%) Law
7 264 (56.90%) SDLC
8 261 (56.25%) Artificial Intelligence
9 259 (55.82%) React
10 252 (54.31%) Machine Learning
11 246 (53.02%) CI/CD
12 233 (50.22%) Operational Stability
13 210 (45.26%) SQL
14 187 (40.30%) Spring
15 180 (38.79%) AngularJS
16 167 (35.99%) AWS
17 163 (35.13%) TypeScript
18 151 (32.54%) JavaScript
19 143 (30.82%) Risk Management
20 132 (28.45%) Python
21 131 (28.23%) Legal
21 131 (28.23%) Microservices
22 127 (27.37%) Kafka
23 119 (25.65%) Algorithms
24 118 (25.43%) Community of Practice
25 112 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
25 112 (24.14%) NoSQL
26 110 (23.71%) J2EE
27 109 (23.49%) Visualisation

Full Stack Software Engineer 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 55 (11.85%) FileNet
2 46 (9.91%) Apache Airflow
3 43 (9.27%) Apache
4 18 (3.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Simulink
2 3 (0.65%) Sketch
3 2 (0.43%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.22%) UXPin
4 1 (0.22%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 167 (35.99%) AWS
2 78 (16.81%) Azure
3 65 (14.01%) GCP
4 56 (12.07%) Amazon S3
5 26 (5.60%) GitHub
6 18 (3.88%) BlazeMeter
7 11 (2.37%) Azure DevOps
8 9 (1.94%) Amazon ECS
9 8 (1.72%) Serverless
10 6 (1.29%) Amazon EKS
11 4 (0.86%) SaaS
12 3 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.65%) IaaS
13 2 (0.43%) Figma
13 2 (0.43%) Power Platform
14 1 (0.22%) Amazon Cognito
14 1 (0.22%) AWS IoT
14 1 (0.22%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.22%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 77 (16.59%) Elasticsearch
3 57 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (11.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 44 (9.48%) MongoDB
6 43 (9.27%) Apache Ignite
7 37 (7.97%) Relational Database
8 19 (4.09%) MySQL
9 11 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.72%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.29%) Redis
11 6 (1.29%) SQL Server
12 5 (1.08%) Big Data
13 3 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.65%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.65%) HBase
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.43%) Power BI
15 1 (0.22%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 74 (15.95%) JUnit
2 41 (8.84%) Cypress.io
3 30 (6.47%) Jenkins
4 26 (5.60%) Git
5 21 (4.53%) Jasmine
5 21 (4.53%) Mockito
6 18 (3.88%) JMeter
7 15 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.72%) JIRA
9 5 (1.08%) GitLab
9 5 (1.08%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.65%) Gradle
10 3 (0.65%) Maven
11 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.43%) webpack
12 1 (0.22%) Mocha
General
1 340 (73.28%) Finance
2 282 (60.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 272 (58.62%) Law
4 131 (28.23%) Legal
5 91 (19.61%) Marketing
6 88 (18.97%) Banking
7 71 (15.30%) Front Office
8 22 (4.74%) Private Banking
9 20 (4.31%) Investment Banking
10 19 (4.09%) Social Skills
11 14 (3.02%) Aviation
12 7 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (1.29%) Automotive
13 6 (1.29%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.08%) Financial Institution
14 5 (1.08%) Public Sector
14 5 (1.08%) Retail
14 5 (1.08%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.43%) Aeronautics
15 2 (0.43%) Wearables
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (55.82%) React
2 187 (40.30%) Spring
3 180 (38.79%) AngularJS
4 127 (27.37%) Kafka
5 110 (23.71%) J2EE
6 89 (19.18%) CSS
6 89 (19.18%) HTML
7 88 (18.97%) Hibernate
8 87 (18.75%) Node.js
9 84 (18.10%) JMS
10 77 (16.59%) GraphQL
11 66 (14.22%) Spring Boot
12 64 (13.79%) JSON
13 58 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 55 (11.85%) jQuery
14 55 (11.85%) Redux
14 55 (11.85%) Spring Integration
15 53 (11.42%) Material-UI
16 47 (10.13%) RESTful
17 45 (9.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 119 (25.65%) Algorithms
2 88 (18.97%) Cloud Native
3 53 (11.42%) Fixed Income
4 44 (9.48%) Hedge funds
5 36 (7.76%) Reference Data
6 31 (6.68%) Onboarding
7 26 (5.60%) Equities
8 25 (5.39%) Data Structures
9 22 (4.74%) Public Cloud
10 20 (4.31%) Private Cloud
11 18 (3.88%) Market Risk
12 15 (3.23%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.08%) Product Ownership
15 4 (0.86%) CAN bus
15 4 (0.86%) IoT
16 2 (0.43%) Educational Technology
17 1 (0.22%) Hackathon
17 1 (0.22%) Renewable Energy
17 1 (0.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.51%) Unix
2 6 (1.29%) Linux
3 3 (0.65%) Windows
4 2 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (100.00%) Full Stack Development
1 464 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 343 (73.92%) Agile
3 264 (56.90%) SDLC
4 261 (56.25%) Artificial Intelligence
5 252 (54.31%) Machine Learning
6 246 (53.02%) CI/CD
7 233 (50.22%) Operational Stability
8 143 (30.82%) Risk Management
9 131 (28.23%) Microservices
10 118 (25.43%) Community of Practice
11 112 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 109 (23.49%) Decision-Making
12 109 (23.49%) Visualisation
13 80 (17.24%) Asset Management
14 75 (16.16%) Investment Management
15 55 (11.85%) AOP
15 55 (11.85%) Document Management
16 54 (11.64%) Computer Science
17 43 (9.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 287 (61.85%) Java
2 210 (45.26%) SQL
3 163 (35.13%) TypeScript
4 151 (32.54%) JavaScript
5 132 (28.45%) Python
6 42 (9.05%) C#
7 13 (2.80%) Kotlin
8 10 (2.16%) PHP
9 8 (1.72%) C++
10 4 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.65%) Ruby
11 3 (0.65%) Rust
12 1 (0.22%) Bash
12 1 (0.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 31 (6.68%) Degree
2 17 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.51%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.43%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.66%) SLA
2 7 (1.51%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.65%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.43%) GDPR
4 2 (0.43%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.43%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 32 (6.90%) Docker
2 3 (0.65%) HDFS
3 2 (0.43%) Embedded Firmware
3 2 (0.43%) Firmware
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 80 (17.24%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.16%) Terraform
3 1 (0.22%) Grafana
Vendors
1 98 (21.12%) Oracle
2 50 (10.78%) Google
3 4 (0.86%) Cognizant
4 3 (0.65%) Cloudera
4 3 (0.65%) Databricks
4 3 (0.65%) Dynatrace
4 3 (0.65%) Splunk
5 2 (0.43%) Adobe
5 2 (0.43%) VMware
5 2 (0.43%) YouTube
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.22%) Xamarin