Web design or development professional
- Activates the 'live' website.
- Tests website interaction and performance prior to going 'live'.
- Writes and publishes content for the website.
- Establishes methods to ensure appropriate website security and recovery.
- Designs and develops web interfaces for relational database systems.
- Develops the website and applications.
- Designs web pages including graphics, animation and functionality to maximise visual effectiveness and facilitate appropriate access.
- Presents design options to the client.
- Liaises with internal/external client in order to define the requirements for the website.
Typical Education Level
Honours, Bachelor's degree
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 4% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* This is not likely to lead to a great demand for new workers due to retirement
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for web design or development professional is £31,803
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 1,488. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for web design or development professional roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £31,803 per year. That is about £2,650 per month or £16.31 per hour. New workers generally start on £18,325, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £49,338
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 1,488 people are employed in the region.