Period
to 20 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Full Stack Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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

Senior Full Stack Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 559 510 736
Rank change year-on-year -49 +226 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Full Stack Developer 570 201 348
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.43% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 350 186 317
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,875 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £68,750 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £86,250 £78,438 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%

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 114,854 46,428 130,230
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.23% 94.98% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79,474 38,868 105,157
10th Percentile £31,894 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Full Stack Developer in the UK

Senior Full Stack Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Full Stack Developer in the UK

Senior Full Stack Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Full Stack Developer over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior Full Stack Developer in the UK

Senior Full Stack Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Full Stack Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 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
England -63 505 £70,000 - 81
London -52 348 £82,500 +13.79% 38
UK excluding London -146 177 £55,000 -8.33% 52
Work from Home -172 134 £65,000 +8.33% 23
South East -136 57 £65,000 -7.14% 12
Midlands -118 31 £52,500 +7.69% 6
South West -67 27 £47,500 - 3
East of England -82 24 £60,000 - 5
Scotland -72 22 £63,000 +26.00% 6
North of England -135 21 £55,000 -8.33% 17
North West -101 18 £55,000 -15.38% 13
West Midlands -109 18 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East Midlands -62 13 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire -106 3 £45,000 +12.50% 3

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, Senior 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 featuring Senior Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 569 (99.82%) Full Stack Development
2 384 (67.37%) JavaScript
3 354 (62.11%) React
4 222 (38.95%) .NET
5 213 (37.37%) Node.js
6 212 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
7 210 (36.84%) HTML
8 191 (33.51%) C#
9 186 (32.63%) CSS
10 183 (32.11%) TypeScript
11 180 (31.58%) AngularJS
12 156 (27.37%) Azure
13 153 (26.84%) SQL
14 146 (25.61%) Git (software)
15 145 (25.44%) AWS
16 128 (22.46%) Social Skills
17 124 (21.75%) Finance
18 121 (21.23%) Docker
19 110 (19.30%) REST
20 109 (19.12%) .NET Core
21 99 (17.37%) SQL Server
22 92 (16.14%) Java
23 91 (15.96%) MySQL
23 91 (15.96%) Microservices
24 89 (15.61%) Vue.js
25 83 (14.56%) DevOps
26 82 (14.39%) TDD
27 80 (14.04%) Software Engineering
28 79 (13.86%) User Experience
28 79 (13.86%) Problem-Solving

Senior 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 43 (7.54%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (3.68%) CMS
3 20 (3.51%) WordPress
4 14 (2.46%) Apache
5 4 (0.70%) Confluence
5 4 (0.70%) Ethereum
6 3 (0.53%) Drupal
6 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.18%) Headless CMS
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.18%) Campfire
2 1 (0.18%) InVision
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (1.58%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.53%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.35%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 156 (27.37%) Azure
2 145 (25.44%) AWS
3 73 (12.81%) GCP
4 61 (10.70%) Serverless
5 43 (7.54%) SaaS
6 40 (7.02%) GitHub
7 26 (4.56%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (4.39%) Cloudflare
9 21 (3.68%) Azure Functions
10 20 (3.51%) Azure Event Grid
11 18 (3.16%) npm
12 15 (2.63%) Stripe
13 13 (2.28%) PaaS
14 10 (1.75%) Amazon S3
14 10 (1.75%) DigitalOcean
15 8 (1.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (1.23%) Azure Stack
17 5 (0.88%) Apple Pay
17 5 (0.88%) Google Pay
17 5 (0.88%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.16%) Internet
2 11 (1.93%) Modbus
2 11 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.58%) HTTP
3 9 (1.58%) MQTT
4 5 (0.88%) SMS
5 2 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.35%) SSL
6 1 (0.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 91 (15.96%) MySQL
3 58 (10.18%) MongoDB
4 57 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 51 (8.95%) Relational Database
6 49 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (3.86%) Redis
8 15 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (2.28%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.11%) Blockchain
12 11 (1.93%) Big Data
12 11 (1.93%) DB2
13 9 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.23%) Aerospike
15 6 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (0.70%) Electronic Patient Records
17 3 (0.53%) Apache Ignite
17 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
18 1 (0.18%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 146 (25.61%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.79%) Jenkins
3 26 (4.56%) Visual Studio
4 18 (3.16%) webpack
5 14 (2.46%) Cypress.io
5 14 (2.46%) JIRA
6 12 (2.11%) GitLab
6 12 (2.11%) Gradle
7 11 (1.93%) Bitbucket Server
7 11 (1.93%) Eclipse
7 11 (1.93%) git-flow
7 11 (1.93%) IntelliJ
7 11 (1.93%) MSI
7 11 (1.93%) Selenium
7 11 (1.93%) WiX
8 9 (1.58%) Capybara
8 9 (1.58%) minitest
8 9 (1.58%) PostCSS
8 9 (1.58%) RSpec
9 8 (1.40%) Mocha
General
1 128 (22.46%) Social Skills
2 124 (21.75%) Finance
3 44 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (7.37%) Marketing
5 24 (4.21%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.98%) Banking
7 16 (2.81%) Retail
8 15 (2.63%) Automotive
8 15 (2.63%) Electronics
9 14 (2.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 14 (2.46%) Investment Banking
10 12 (2.11%) Games
11 11 (1.93%) Back Office
12 10 (1.75%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.23%) Law
13 7 (1.23%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
14 5 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
14 5 (0.88%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (0.88%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (62.11%) React
2 222 (38.95%) .NET
3 213 (37.37%) Node.js
4 210 (36.84%) HTML
5 186 (32.63%) CSS
6 180 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 110 (19.30%) REST
8 109 (19.12%) .NET Core
9 89 (15.61%) Vue.js
10 76 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 71 (12.46%) GraphQL
12 60 (10.53%) Sass
13 55 (9.65%) HTML5
14 53 (9.30%) .NET Framework
15 44 (7.72%) CSS3
16 43 (7.54%) RESTful
17 40 (7.02%) React Native
17 40 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 39 (6.84%) Entity Framework
19 37 (6.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.86%) User Experience
2 38 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (3.51%) Blog
5 18 (3.16%) Algorithms
5 18 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (2.46%) Client/Server
6 14 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.93%) Derivative
7 11 (1.93%) Web 2.0
8 8 (1.40%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.88%) Industry 4.0
10 5 (0.88%) Raspberry Pi
11 3 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.35%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.35%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (4.74%) Windows
2 20 (3.51%) Unix
3 16 (2.81%) Linux
4 7 (1.23%) Android
5 3 (0.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (99.82%) Full Stack Development
2 212 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (15.96%) Microservices
4 83 (14.56%) DevOps
5 82 (14.39%) TDD
6 80 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 79 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
8 78 (13.68%) Fintech
9 68 (11.93%) MVC
10 66 (11.58%) Scrum
11 62 (10.88%) Mentoring
12 60 (10.53%) SOLID
13 56 (9.82%) Web Development
14 54 (9.47%) OO
15 52 (9.12%) Test Automation
16 50 (8.77%) Front End Development
17 47 (8.25%) Computer Science
18 44 (7.72%) Analytics
19 39 (6.84%) Event-Driven
20 36 (6.32%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 384 (67.37%) JavaScript
2 191 (33.51%) C#
3 183 (32.11%) TypeScript
4 153 (26.84%) SQL
5 92 (16.14%) Java
6 78 (13.68%) PHP
7 76 (13.33%) Python
8 42 (7.37%) ES6
9 37 (6.49%) Ruby
10 26 (4.56%) Go
11 21 (3.68%) C++
11 21 (3.68%) PowerShell
12 17 (2.98%) Groovy
12 17 (2.98%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.46%) PHP 7
14 11 (1.93%) Elixir
15 10 (1.75%) Kotlin
15 10 (1.75%) Rust
16 9 (1.58%) CoffeeScript
16 9 (1.58%) ES7
Qualifications
1 61 (10.70%) Degree
2 32 (5.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.19%) Accessibility
2 34 (5.96%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) GDPR
3 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 121 (21.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 61 (10.70%) Kubernetes
2 45 (7.89%) Terraform
3 5 (0.88%) Grafana
4 4 (0.70%) Istio
4 4 (0.70%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.18%) Ansible
5 1 (0.18%) Kibana
5 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 48 (8.42%) Google
1 48 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.39%) Oracle
3 14 (2.46%) Sybase
4 7 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.05%) SAP
6 5 (0.88%) Apple
6 5 (0.88%) Bloomberg
6 5 (0.88%) Cadence
6 5 (0.88%) Samsung
7 4 (0.70%) Adobe
8 3 (0.53%) Facebook
8 3 (0.53%) Instagram
8 3 (0.53%) Splunk
9 2 (0.35%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.35%) IBM
9 2 (0.35%) Netlify
9 2 (0.35%) New Relic
9 2 (0.35%) Telerik
9 2 (0.35%) TOWER Software