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Web Developer

Use expert knowledge of computer science to develop websites and a range of content for the Internet.

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What can I earn as a Web Developer?

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The most common annual salary in AUS for a Web Developer is between $75k and $85k
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How to become a Web Developer


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It is possible to work as a Web Developer without formal qualifications, however employers may prefer individuals to have qualifications in the field of computer science.

  1. Complete a qualification in computer science with a focus on web development. This could be a Certificate IV in Information Technology (Web Development) (ICT40120), a Diploma of Information Technology (ICT50120), or a Bachelor degree majoring in website development.
  2. Look to secure a placement in an internship program while studying. This will provide you with relevant experience as well as guidance and mentorship from experienced Web Developers.

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How do Web Developers rate their role?


Latest reviews

Latest reviews from 38 Web Developers surveyed on SEEK
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Oct 2018
Web development is still a good opportunity for those who are interested in an IT coding careers
Reviewer's Qualification
Bachelor of Information Technology (Software Development)
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
full stack web development
The good things
For someone who loves coding, problem solving and web technologies, this role will be fantastic.
The challenges
You may need to pick up new technologies very quickly, it's both a challenge and an advantage. If you are involved in a demanding company or client project, you will be busy and harder to have work-li...
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Oct 2018
Web developer is a fantastic job where do you thinking how to implement the best solutions using different technologies.
Reviewer's Qualification
Bachelor of Engineering (Computer)
Experience
5 – 9 years
Organisation size
Medium (20-199 employees)
Specialisation
Web Programming
The good things
the technology that is used to implement the different requirements and the different ways to improve the business process from the company.
The challenges
Thinking about the best solutions to fix and improve the different business process. Propose the best solutions on technology and improve the different business process.
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What are the job opportunities for Web Developers?

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National increase over next 5 years *
9.2%
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Source: LMIP. Multimedia Specialists and Web Developers

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