What is a Developer?

Developer usually refers to a software or web developer, who writes computer code to create programs that solve specific problems. Software Developers are responsible for creation, testing, maintenance and documentation of programs, whereas web developers write code that is designed to run on websites. The number of different computer languages creates a wide variety of responsibilities that a software or web developer can have.

Developer Duties

  • Design, code, and test software.
  • Documenting project progress as well as technical specifications.
  • General IT maintenance duties.
  • Database Management.
  • Finding and resolving bugs/issues with software.
  • Liaising with non-technical members of the team.
  • Looking at ways to speed up or automate processes.
  • Presenting and demonstrating feasible ideas and managing delivery of product.
  • Working closely with internal team and dealing with Customer Facing meetings.
  • Working from Brief through detail to completion and collaborating with the rest of the team.
  • Responsible for the production of supporting Development Documentation for the elements of development to which you are assigned.

Common Skills and Requirements

Soft Skills:

Communication, analysis, problem-solving, strong work ethic

Technical Skills:

PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, Java, C++, C#, jQuery, CSS

Average Developer Salary

€40,000 – €60,000 per year

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