Web Developer

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Salary Breakup (in INR)

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No Dress Code and Good Work-Life Balance

Freelancing Opportunities available a lot!

Web Development Community is very Collaborative.

Job is Replaceable since Supply of Web developers is huge.

Constantly changing technologies so constant learning needed

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  • Web Designer
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  1. Typically, a Web developer is responsible for Planning, Designing, Coding and Modifying of websites or web-based applications.
  2. They strive to create visually appealing sites that feature user-friendly design and clear navigation.
  3. They are also responsible for Integrating data from various back-end services and databases
  4. They need to have a solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices.
  5. They also create and maintain software documentation from time to time.
  6. Finally, they play a crucial role in website maintenance, SEO and Digital Marketing initiatives of the website.

Skills Required Currently

Java script 71.1%
HTML5 and CSS3 98.5%
ASP.NET 69.7%
PHP 75.8%
SQL & ORACLE 81.5%
PYTHON 56.5%

Skills Required in Future

Laravel, YII2 41.6%
Mongo DB, DJango 53.8%
Angular JS, Node Js, React JS 81.6%
AWS 73.2%
AI & Deep Learning 38.5%
Ruby on Rails 45.7%
Chatbots 58.7%

Functional Skills Required

  1. Adaptability required due ever changing web-technologies
  2. Strong Design knowledge with UI/UX Skills
  3. Strong ability to troubleshoot and debug problems
  4. Excellent content writing capabilities is a plus
  5. Ability to analyse complex Web based libraries is a must.

Pay Growth by Experience (in INR)

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Capgemini Wipro Mphasis
Hexaware Tech Mahindra Ltd. HCL Technologies
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Yatra Online Book My Show Infibeam
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Swiggy Zivame 99 Acres.com

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Deutsche Bank Morgan Stanley ICICI Group
HDFC Group Axis Bank Kotak Mahinda
Royal Bank of Scotland Franklin Templeton Max New York Life
Aditya Birla Group State Bank of India Indiabulls Housing Finance
L and T Finance/td> DCB Bank Crisil Pvt Ltd.
IIFL Securities Limited Bajaj Finance Limited Mahindra and Mahindra Group
Morning Star DBS Bank Ujjivan Small Finance Bank

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Google India Facebook India Paytm
Paypal Phonepe Salesforce.com
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HP Dell Technologies Microsoft
Yahoo IBM India Oracle
Sun Microsystems Adobe Apple
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Best Institutes in India for for this profile

Popular Governement Colleges (Not rankwise)

IIT-Bombay IIT-Delhi IIT-Madras
Delhi Technological University, Delhi Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi Sardar Patel Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai College of Engineering, Pune Delhi Technological University, Delhi
Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology Surat IIT Kharagpur
IIT Kanpur College of Engineering, Trivandrum IIT Roorkee
NIT Trichy IIT Guwahati IIT Hyderabad
NITK Surathkal NIT Rourkela NIT Warangal
IIT Varanasi Jadhavpur University, kolkata Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara
Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh Government College of Technology, Coimbatore Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur

Popular Governement Colleges (Not rankwise)

BITS Pilani VIT, Vellore Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
KJ Somaiya College of Engineering, Mumbai Vivekanand Education Society’s Institute of Technology, Chembur Sardar Patel Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Dwarkadas J. Sanghvi College of Engineering NMIMS Mukesh Patel Institute of technology, Mumbai MIT College of Engineering, Pune
Ramaiah Institute of Technology IIIT Hyderabad Bharati Vidyapeeth, College of Engineering – Pune
SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore RV College of Engineering, Bangalore
Nirma University, Ahmedabad Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
BITS Pilani, Goa Campus LNM Institute of Information Technology, Jaipur Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, Bhubaneswar

How to Boost My Career?

  • Masters from Abroad (Exam- GRE, IELTS, TOEFL)
  • MTech in India (Exams- GATE)
  • MBA (Exam- CAT, GMAT)
  • Diploma Courses in Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Web Analytics (Exam- CAT, GATE, GMAT)
  • AWS Certified Developer
  • ADOBE Certified Expert (ACE)
  • MICROSOFT Developer Certifications (MTA & MCSD)
  • ZEND Certified PHP Engineer
  • Google Analytics Individual Qualification (IQ)
  • Google AdWords
  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP).

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