I have chosen this job because it is similar to a
web designer, with similar skills. Not only this
make this presentation familiar, but I am
interested in researching the job role and
understand the relevant information abou this
Why I have chosen this job
Web developers have the job of maintaining
websites. They provide web applications to
their clients requests. A web developer is
involved with creating or developing many
different projects such:
creating a secure online shopping website.
developing a virtual learning environment
for a college.
And many more.
A web developer usually works between 37 to
40 hours a week, although they may need to
work extra hours to meet their deadlines
The basic starting salary for the role of a web
developer ranges from £17,000 to £22,000. web
developers with experience will earn from
£25,000 to £35,000. And lead (senior)
developers earn up to £45,000.
Salary and Working hours
Excellent web and database programming skills
A good appreciation of design, usability and interactivity
Creative skills to turn clients' ideas into workable plans
Excellent problem-solving skills
A willingness to work flexibly but in an organised manner
The ability to follow exact instructions
An understanding of international web development
The ability to work to deadlines
A commitment to keep up to date with developments in
An appreciation of commercial pressures
Excellent people skills
The ability to work alone or as part of a team.
Skills required Source: Taken
A web developer will need a foundation degree in a relevant
subject such as:
Web development or web design
Digital media development
Web content management
Business information systems
A web developer may also need to be familiar with the world
wide web (w3c) standards fro website accessibility.
Qualifications required Source:
Excellent web and database programming skills – This skills
can also be used in the role of web designing.
Creative skills to turn clients' ideas into workable plans – This
skill is also needed in the role of a web designer and a 3D
The ability to work to deadlines – this skill can also apply to
the role of a web designer, 3D graphic
Web developers skills that can be
used in other job roles.
I will need to study and gain a good
understanding of web programming, because it is
something I have no experience with.
I will need to be a very creative person to be a
I will need to understand the international
standards of computing
Skills and attributes I will
need to develop for this job
I have willingness to work flexibly but in an
I have the ability to follow exact instructions
I have an excellent ability to meet deadlines
I have a good people skills
I can work as part of a group, but can work
excellent when alone and concentrated.
Skills and attributes I have
for this job