Website developers are primariy responsible for building and maintaining websites and applications. Their work will usually focus on the underlying software and databases, whereas others will focus on the interface and visual design. Often, website developers will be a combination of both, allowing them to effectively and efficiently manage entire websites. The most important aspect is the reliability and high-performing nature of the applications and services, ensuring they can be easily accessed from all over the internet.
Typical duties include writing code, planning and prototyping new applications, fixing bugs in existing projects, building and maintaining databases and staying up to date with new trends and advancements in web development.
To succeed in net developer jobs, applicants will need to demonstrate an extensive range of technical knowledge in an array of areas, including client-side components, web application frameworks and database management systems. The ideal candidate will have a logical approach to problem-solving, good communication skills and experience of development methodologies. Prospective Website Developers will benefit from having the ability to work both independently and as part of a team and to manage several tasks at a time to meet deadlines.