Full Stack Java Developer Roadmap for Beginners 2022

In this article, let's discuss the roadmap to learn full-stack Java development in 2022. 

If you are a Java beginner and if you want to become a full-stack Java developer then you are in the right place. 

If you are a Java developer and if you want to become a full-stack Java developer then you are also in a right place. 

In this article, I am going to give you a learning path to become a full-stack java developer so basically, we will discuss what are the skills I mean what are the tools and technologies that you are going to learn to become a full-stack java developer. 

Before looking at the learning path for full-stack java developers, let's first understand what is a full stack developer. Well, a full stack developer is an engineer who works on both client-side and server-side software. 

Full-stack developers have the capability to develop applications from start to end because a full stack developer has hands-on experience on both server-side technologies as well as client-side technologies.

YouTube Video

I have explained the Full Stack Java Developer Roadmap for Beginners 2022 in the below YouTube video:

Full Stack Java Developer Roadmap for Beginners 2022 - Chart

As a full-stack Java developer, you should know the front-end technologies, back-end technologies, databases, and tools to develop any software from end to end.

1. Frontend Development Tools and Technologies

let's take a look into what are the skills that are required to work on front-end development.

HTML, CSS, JavaScript and TypeScript

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and TypeScript are web development fundamentals so make sure that you should have good knowledge of these web technologies.
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • TypeScript

Build Tools

  • NPM
  • YARN


  • Visual Studio Code IDE
  • Sublime Text 3

Frontend Frameworks ( JavaScript Frameworks)

  • React
  • Angular
  • VueJS

UI Libraries

  • Material UI
  • Bootstrap CSS

2. Backend Development Tools and Technologies


  • Core Java
  • Java functional programming (Java 8 features)


  • IntelliJ IDEA
  • Eclipse IDE
  • STS (Spring Tool Suite)

Build REST APIs in Java

  • Spring Boot
  • Jersey REST Framework
  • RestEasy Framework

Secure REST APIs using Spring Security

  • Authentication
  • Authorization ( role-based)
  • JWT

Build DAO/Repository Layer

  • Spring Data JPA
  • JPA/Hibernate

Java Build Tools

  • Maven
  • Gradle


Here are the commonly used relational databases and No SQL databases:


  • MySQL
  • PostgreSQL
  • MS-SQL server
  • Oracle

No SQL Databases:

  • MongoDB
  • Cassandra

3. Deployment

  • AWS cloud
  • Heroku Cloud
  • Google Cloud

4. Other Tools

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