Web Developer

Web Developer

Web Developers build and maintain websites and web applications. This process can involve the creation of custom scripts to determine the layout and functionality of the site, as well as programming and content management.

The average salary of a Web Developer is $74,515 per annum.

Salary range
Average salary $74,515
salary range
$66,046
$74,515
$83,586
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
3% by 2020
3%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Web Developer are:
NSW
NSW 40.7%
VIC
VIC 28.2%
QLD
QLD 13%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for a Web Developer are:
  • Creativity
  • Aptitude for technical tasks
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Committed to understanding new technology and upgrading skills
Source: myfuture.edu.au
Career pathway planner
Starting out
Starting out

Gain a thorough understanding of computing skills and web development through hands-on learning.

  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Oracle Certified Professional, Java Standard Edition 7 Programmer
  • Diploma of Website Development
  • Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications
  • Developing Microsoft Azure & Web Services