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Working As A Junior Web Developer

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Getting Information
  • Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Processing Information
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $78,680

    Average Salary

What Does A Junior Web Developer Do

Web developers design and create websites. They are responsible for the look of the site. They are also responsible for the site’s technical aspects, such as its performance and capacity, which are measures of a website’s speed and how much traffic the site can handle. In addition, web developers may create content for the site.

Duties

Web developers typically do the following:

  • Meet with clients or management to discuss the needs and design of a website
  • Create and test applications for a website
  • Write code for websites, using programming languages such as HTML or XML
  • Work with other team members to determine what information the site will contain
  • Work with graphics and other designers to determine the website’s layout
  • Integrate graphics, audio, and video into the website
  • Monitor website traffic

When creating a website, developers have to make their client’s vision a reality. They build particular types of websites, such as ecommerce, news, or gaming sites, to fit clients’ needs. Different types of websites may require different applications to work right. For example, a gaming site should be able to handle advanced graphics, whereas an ecommerce site needs a payment-processing application. The developer decides which applications and designs will best fit the site.

Some developers handle all aspects of a website’s construction, and others specialize in a certain aspect of it. The following are examples of types of specialized web developers:

Back-end web developers are responsible for the overall technical construction of the website. They create the basic framework of the site and ensure that it works as expected. Back-end web developers also establish procedures for allowing others to add new pages to the website and meet with management to discuss major changes to the site.

Front-end web developers are responsible for how a website looks. They create the site’s layout and integrate graphics, applications (such as a retail checkout tool), and other content. They also write web-design programs in a variety of computer languages, such as HTML or JavaScript.

Webmasters maintain websites and keep them updated. They ensure that websites operate correctly, and they test for errors such as broken links. Many webmasters respond to user comments as well.

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How To Become A Junior Web Developer

The typical education needed to become a web developer is an associate’s degree in web design or a related field. Web developers need knowledge of both programming and graphic design.

Education

Educational requirements for web developers vary with the setting they work in and the type of work they do. Requirements range from a high school diploma to a bachelor’s degree. An associate’s degree in web design or related field is the most common requirement.

However, for more technical developer positions, such as back-end web developers, some employers prefer workers who have at least a bachelor’s degree in computer science, programming, or a related field.

Web developers need to have a thorough understanding of HTML programming. The most recent version, HTML5, contains new features that web developers need to understand. Many employers also want developers to understand other programming languages, such as JavaScript or SQL, as well as have some knowledge of multimedia publishing tools, such as Flash. Throughout their career, web developers must keep up to date on new tools and computer languages.

Some employers prefer web developers who have both a computer degree and coursework in graphic design, especially if the developer will be heavily involved in the website’s visual appearance.

Advancement

Web developers who have a bachelor’s degree can advance to become project managers. For more information, see the profile on computer and information systems managers.

Important Qualities

Concentration. Web developers must sit at a computer and write detailed code for long periods.

Creativity. Web developers often are involved in designing the appearance of a website and must make sure that it looks innovative and up to date.

Customer-service skills. Webmasters have to respond politely and correctly to user questions and requests.

Detail oriented. When web developers write in HTML, a minor error could cause an entire webpage to stop working.

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Junior Web Developer Career Paths

Junior Web Developer
NET Developer Lead Developer Senior Consultant
Chief Technology Officer
11 Yearsyrs
Freelance Web Developer Co-Founder Writer
Content Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Web Design/Development Web Producer Digital Producer
Digital Project Manager
7 Yearsyrs
NET Developer Interactive Developer Senior Software Engineer
Director Of Software Development
12 Yearsyrs
Interactive Developer Senior Java Developer Lead Technician
Lead Architect
8 Yearsyrs
Senior Web Developer Senior Software Engineer
Lead Developer
6 Yearsyrs
Web Developer Senior Software Engineer
Lead Technician
6 Yearsyrs
Software Developer Applications Developer Senior Software Engineer
Principal Software Engineer
10 Yearsyrs
Front End Developer Senior Web Developer Senior Software Engineer
Senior .NET Developer
6 Yearsyrs
Freelance Web Developer Web Application Developer Senior Software Engineer
Senior ETL Developer
5 Yearsyrs
Interactive Developer Senior Web Developer Senior Software Engineer
Senior Java Developer
6 Yearsyrs
Web Design/Development Data Analyst SAS Programmer
Senior Programmer
5 Yearsyrs
Software Developer Systems Analyst
Senior Programmer Analyst
7 Yearsyrs
Software Engineer Software Test Engineer Quality Assurance Analyst
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
6 Yearsyrs
Software Engineer Quality Assurance Engineer
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
7 Yearsyrs
Web Developer Applications Developer
Senior Software Engineer
6 Yearsyrs
Front End Developer Interactive Developer
Senior Web Developer
6 Yearsyrs
Senior Web Developer Senior .NET Developer Lead Developer
Senior/Lead Developer
7 Yearsyrs
Web Designer Project Manager Technical Project Manager
Technical Product Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Web Designer User Experience Designer User Experience Architect
User Experience Manager
8 Yearsyrs
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Average Length of Employment
Web Site Developer 2.7 years
Lead Web Developer 2.4 years
Developer 2.2 years
Web Developer 2.0 years
Java Web Developer 1.7 years
PHP Web Developer 1.6 years
Junior Developer 1.4 years
Top Employers Before
Internship 12.6%
Assistant 3.7%
Technician 2.6%
Top Employers After
Developer 3.3%
Programmer 1.8%
Consultant 1.6%
Internship 1.6%
Engineer 1.4%
Webmaster 1.4%

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Junior Web Developer Demographics

Gender

Male

71.7%

Female

25.5%

Unknown

2.8%
Ethnicity

White

47.5%

Asian

23.0%

Hispanic or Latino

16.5%

Black or African American

9.0%

Unknown

4.0%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

78.3%

Portuguese

4.3%

Chinese

4.3%

French

4.3%

Greek

4.3%

Korean

4.3%
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Junior Web Developer Education

Schools

University of Texas at Dallas

6.8%

Texas A&M University

6.8%

Northern Virginia Community College

6.8%

George Mason University

6.8%

Saint Joseph's University

5.4%

Temple University

5.4%

Full Sail University

5.4%

University of Central Florida

5.4%

University of North Texas

5.4%

University of Denver

5.4%

Rowan University

4.1%

University of Washington

4.1%

Virginia Commonwealth University

4.1%

New York University

4.1%

California State University - Fullerton

4.1%

Northern Illinois University

4.1%

University of Houston

4.1%

Wilmington University

4.1%

University of Bridgeport

4.1%

University of Phoenix

4.1%
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Majors

Computer Science

33.1%

Computer Information Systems

12.1%

Information Technology

9.6%

Computer Applications

8.2%

Computer Engineering

6.8%

Business

6.5%

Graphic Design

5.4%

Electrical Engineering

3.5%

Information Systems

3.3%

Marketing

1.9%

Management Information Systems

1.4%

Communication

1.4%

Psychology

1.2%

Accounting

1.2%

Electrical Engineering Technology

0.9%

Engineering

0.9%

Writing

0.7%

Music

0.7%

Information Sciences

0.7%

Philosophy

0.7%
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Degrees

Bachelors

52.7%

Masters

20.4%

Other

13.2%

Associate

7.8%

Certificate

4.5%

Diploma

1.2%

Doctorate

0.2%
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Real Junior Web Developer Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
JR. Web Developer Marlabs, Inc. Piscataway, NJ Apr 20, 2015 $89,731
Web Developer Junior Granite Telecommunications, LLC Quincy, MA Sep 14, 2016 $75,000
Junior Web Developer Aligned Development Strategies, Inc. Washington, DC Oct 30, 2010 $75,000
Junior Web Developer Tightrope Interactive, Inc. San Francisco, CA Oct 01, 2010 $71,500
Junior Web Developer O'Melveny & Myers LLP San Francisco, CA Sep 01, 2012 $70,000
Junior Web Developer Collateral Risk Solutions, Inc. Plano, TX Nov 01, 2010 $66,560
Junior Web Developer Collette Travel Services, Inc. Boston, MA Jan 09, 2016 $65,300 -
$76,500
Junior Web Developer Whereoware, LLC Herndon, VA Aug 27, 2014 $65,000
JR. Webmethods Developer (Computer Systems Analyst) Sciquest, Inc. Morrisville, NC Apr 16, 2015 $63,000
Junior Web Developer Collette Travel Services, Inc. Boston, MA Sep 01, 2015 $62,000 -
$76,500
Junior Web Developer Hirshorn Zuckerman Design Group, Inc. Rockville, MD Oct 01, 2013 $60,231
Junior Web Developer Hirshorn Zuckerman Design Group, Inc. Rockville, MD Sep 18, 2013 $60,231
JR. Web Developer Internet Brands, Inc. El Segundo, CA Sep 09, 2016 $60,000
JR. Webmethods Developer Sciquest, Inc. Cary, NC Mar 31, 2014 $60,000
Web Developer Junior Biznews24.Com, Inc. Nashua, NH Oct 02, 2014 $58,905
Junior Web Developer 70KFT, LLC Dallas, TX Sep 10, 2014 $57,485
Junior Web Developer Coreone Technologies Holdings Hauppauge, NY Sep 28, 2013 $54,870
Junior Web Developer Intersections, Inc. Chantilly, VA Sep 20, 2010 $54,200
Junior Web Developer Quadland Inc. Winston-Salem, NC Nov 01, 2010 $54,122
Junior Web Developer University of Colorado Cary, NC Oct 01, 2012 $53,223
Junior Web Developer Kernow Capital Corporation Barrington, IL Sep 09, 2013 $52,500
Junior Web Developer International Human Resources Development Corporat Boston, MA Sep 30, 2011 $51,854
Junior Web Developer International Human Resources Development Corporat Boston, MA Oct 01, 2011 $51,854
JR. Web Developer Liberty Tax Service Virginia Beach, VA Oct 01, 2011 $50,107 -
$65,022
Junior Web Developer Bigstar TV Inc. Coral Gables, FL May 02, 2011 $50,000
Junior Web Developer Biodigital Systems LLC New York, NY Sep 30, 2011 $48,030

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Top Skills for A Junior Web Developer

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  1. Web Forms
  2. Web
  3. Css
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Core Java development and Support of Java/J2EE applications with emphasis on OOP-based web forms, business logic, database access components.
  • Lead web developer for marketing agency, responsible for overall design and functionality of company website.
  • Developed custom CSS-driven templates for musicians.
  • Designed business applications using web technologies like HTML, XHTML, and CSS based on the W3C standards.
  • Developed Date Time Picker using Object Oriented JavaScript extensively.

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