Much faster than average (14% or higher)
$31.79 hourly, $66,130 annually
Local Salary Information
Bachelor’s 43%, Associates 20%
- Design, build, or maintain Web sites, using authoring or scripting languages, content creation tools, management tools, and digital media.
- Perform or direct Web site updates.
- Write, design, or edit Web page content, or direct others producing content.
- Confer with management or development teams to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria, or choose solutions.
- Back up files from Web sites to local directories for instant recovery in case of problems.
- Identify problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback, and correct problems or refer problems to appropriate personnel for correction.
- Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, is properly structured, meets industry standards, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
- Maintain understanding of current Web technologies or programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.
- Analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
- Develop or validate test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and address all browser and device types.
- Develop databases that support Web applications and Web sites.
- Renew domain name registrations.
- Collaborate with management or users to develop e-commerce strategies and to integrate these strategies with Web sites.
- Write supporting code for Web applications or Web sites.
- Communicate with network personnel or Web site hosting agencies to address hardware or software issues affecting Web sites.
- Design and implement Web site security measures, such as firewalls or message encryption.
- Perform Web site tests according to planned schedules, or after any Web site or product revision.
- Select programming languages, design tools, or applications.
- Incorporate technical considerations into Web site design plans, such as budgets, equipment, performance requirements, or legal issues including accessibility and privacy.
- Respond to user email inquiries, or set up automated systems to send responses.
- Develop or implement procedures for ongoing Web site revision.
- Develop and document style guidelines for Web site content.
- Develop Web site maps, application models, image templates, or page templates that meet project goals, user needs, or industry standards.
- Establish appropriate server directory trees.
- Identify or maintain links to and from other Web sites and check links to ensure proper functioning.
- Recommend and implement performance improvements.
- Create searchable indices for Web page content.
- Register Web sites with search engines to increase Web site traffic.
- Provide clear, detailed descriptions of Web site specifications, such as product features, activities, software, communication protocols, programming languages, and operating systems software and hardware.
- Monitor security system performance logs to identify problems and notify security specialists when problems occur.
- Create web models or prototypes that include physical, interface, logical, or data models.