Web developers design, build, implement and maintain new websites or upgrade existing sites in line with client specifications. They can be responsible for the entire development cycle or brought in to deal with a particular phase. Developers work in a wide variety of sectors including IT, local government, education, tourism, finance, media and commerce.
- have excellent web programming skills
- have good design skills
- be able to visualise client ideas and present complex concepts in a clear manner
- have excellent analytical skills
- be able to provide innovative solution
New entrants can expect to earn between £16,000 and £20,000 a year. With experience, developers can earn up to £30,000 a year. Senior developers/programmers can earn £35,000 or more.