Back-end Web Developers are responsible for server-side web application and integration of the work front-end web developers do. They will write web services and APIs used by front-end developers. Working closely with marketing and design functions they will use test sites to see which ideas best suit the brief.
Using reliable code, they will build the framework considering UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards.
A Web Developer will need a good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors, accessibility and security compliance as well as authentication between multiple systems and servers.
With the growing use of tablets and smartphones, it is essential for a Web Developer to understand the differences between mobile vs desktop platforms.
Rotherham is a town in South Yorskshire on the River Don. The town was known as a mining hotspot and for its contribution to the steel industry, along with other Yorkshire towns. Milling was also a traditional industry in Rotherham which is where Rotherham United FC get their nickname ‘The Millers’ from.