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What is the Average Salary of a Web Developer?

Published on Oct 01,2019 65 Views
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Web development consists of two important parts and each one of them requires different skills and knowledge of technologies. Front end developer deals with what the user interacts with and back end is all that goes behind the scenes and makes it happen. According to TechRepublic, web development is one of the 10 hottest tech skills in 2019. In this article, we will discuss the Web Developer Salary in the following sequence:

 

Who is a Web Developer?

Web development is basically the tasks associated with developing websites for hosting via intranet or internet. The web development process involves web design, web content development, client-side/server-side scripting and network security configuration.

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A web developer is a programmer who specializes in the development of World Wide Web applications using a client-server model. They are also responsible for designing, coding and modifying websites, from layout to function and according to a client’s specifications.

 

Web Developer Job Trends

The below table illustrates the number of jobs in different locations in the US according to Indeed.com.

LocationNo.of Jobs

New York, NY

1426

San Francisco, CA

1036

Seattle, WA

988

Washington, DC

742

Chicago, IL

728

According to US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of web developers is projected to grow 15 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Also, an increase in the use of mobile devices to search the web will lead to increased demand for web developers.

Now, let’s have a look at the number of jobs in different locations in India according to Indeed.com.

LocationNo.of Jobs

Bengaluru, Karnataka

6318

Pune, Maharashtra

2708

Hyderabad, Telangana

2565

Chennai, Tamil Nadu

2318

Mumbai, Maharashtra

1996

These are the number of jobs available for a web developer in the US and India. Now, let’s move ahead and have a look at the different salary trends of a web developer.

 

Web Developer Salary Trends

The Average Web Developer Salary in India is Rs 308,656.

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Source- Payscale

 

The Average Salary of a Web Developer in US is $59,108.

 

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Glassdoor rates the average base pay for web developers at $93,000 per year. That’s much higher than PayScale and Salary.com, which claims a median of $60,000.

 

Web Developer Salary by State

Here is a list of Web developer salaries for different states in the US with tech hubs or a high ratio of Web development job openings.

LocationAverage Salary

San Francisco, California

$80,547

Seattle, WA

$70,352

New York, NY

$68,572

Los Angeles, California

$65,121

Chicago, Illinois

$64,372

 

The average earning of web developers for different states in India are:

LocationAverage Salary

Bengaluru, Karnataka

₹373,075

Hyderabad, Telangana

₹341,825

Mumbai, Maharashtra

₹337,545

Pune, Maharashtra

₹324,021

Chennai, Tamil Nadu

₹313,677

Source- Payscale

 

Company Based Salary of a Web Developer

There is a huge growth in the employment percentage of Web Developers for Multi-national Companies. Here is a list of top companies and their average salary for the role of a Web Developer:

 

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Source – Payscale

 

Popular Skills for Web Developer

The skills in JavaScript and Web Development are correlated and it pays more than average. Some of the skills that pay less than the market rate include Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), PHP and HTML5.

 

 

 

Web Developer Salary by Experience

 

 

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Source- Payscale

 

Here is a list of different levels of Web developers based on their years of experience and the average income.

Level of ExperienceAverage Salary

Entry-level Front End Developer (Less than 1 year) 

₹224,667

Early career Front End Developer ( 1 to 4 years)

₹304,957

Mid-career Front End Developer  (5 to 9 years)

₹602,911

Experienced Front End Developer (10 to 19 years)

₹999,984

 

If you are someone looking to get into an interesting career, now would be the right time to up-skill and take advantage of the Web Development career opportunities that come your way.

Check out the Web Development Certification Training by Edureka. Web Development Certification Training will help you Learn how to create impressive websites using HTML5, CSS3, Twitter Bootstrap 3, jQuery and Google APIs and deploy it to Amazon Simple Storage Service(S3). 

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