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NOC 2175 Web designers and developers

Example Titles
corporate Webmaster
electronic business (e-business) Web site developer
electronic commerce (e-commerce) Web site developer
Internet site designer
Internet site developer
Intranet site designer
Intranet site developer
Web designer
Web developer
Web integrator
Web manager
Web site designer
Web site developer

Lead statement
Web designers and developers research, design, develop and produce Internet and Intranet sites. They are employed in computer software development firms, information technology consulting firms, information technology units throughout the private and public sectors, advertising agencies or they may be self-employed.

Main duties
Web designers and developers perform some or all of the following duties:
Consult with clients to develop and document Web site requirements
Prepare mock-ups and storyboards
Develop Web site architecture and determine hardware and software requirements
Source, select and organize information for inclusion and design the appearance, layout and flow of the Web site
Create and optimize content for the Web site using a variety of graphics, database, animation and other software
Plan, design, write, modify, integrate and test Web site related code
Conduct tests and perform security and quality controls
May lead and co-ordinate multidisciplinary teams to develop Web site graphics, content, capacity and interactivity
May research and evaluate a variety of interactive media software products.

Source: Canada website