Web Developer

Web Developer

Web designers/developers design, create, produce and maintain websites using relevant software packages. Web Designers create computer animation, audio, video and graphic image files for multimedia presentations, games, motion pictures and the web.  They plan, produce and maintain web sites and web applications using web programming, scripting, authoring, content management and file transfer software.

Web Developer

Job Demand: Medium

Average weekly wage: $1,856

Where you could work:

Web Design Companies - Stead Lane


Web Developers do the following tasks:

  • Analysing, designing and developing Internet sites applying a mixture of artistry and creativity with software programming and scripting languages and interfacing with operating environments
  • Designing and developing digital animations, imaging, presentations, games, audio and video clips, and Internet applications using multimedia software, tools and utilities, interactive graphics and programming languages
  • Communicating with network specialists regarding web-related issues, such as security and hosting web sites, to control and enforce Internet and web server security, space allocation, user access, business continuity, web site backup and disaster recovery planning
  • Designing, developing and integrating computer code with other specialised inputs, such as image files, audio files and scripting languages, to produce, maintain and support web sites
  • Assisting in analysing, specifying and developing Internet strategies, web-based methodologies and development plans
  • Talk with clients and discuss ideas to get a clear understanding of their requirements
  • Manage the image and copyrights of the company on the internet
  • Decide on the design aspects of the website, including the use of graphics, links and forms
  • Ensure text and graphic elements mesh together as a cohesive, eye-catching work