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Web Developer in Swindon

Web Developer

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.

Depending on the platforms used by the company or its clients, The Developer will need to be proficient in one or several languages such as PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, .NET, or JavaScript.

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.


Swindon is a buoyant town in the heart of Wiltshire. With the M4 on the doorstep, Swindon a number of major destinations such as London, Bristol, Reading and Cardiff are easily accessible, making it an ideal location for professionals who regularly travel for work purposes.

Swindon is a popular place to live and work and the town has had huge investment in regeneration over the years, which has seen the town become one of the fastest growing in Europe.

Today, Swindon is one of the most economically successful and highly innovative towns in the UK, ranking in the top 5 towns for business investment.

Key industry sectors in the town include manufacturing/engineering, life sciences, information and communication technologies, financial and business services. The town is home to major businesses, including Intel, npower, Zurich Financial Services, WHSmith, Honda, Nationwide Building Society and First Great Western to name a few. It also has a high proliferation of successful business start-ups.

Away from work, Swindon has countless restaurants, cafes and bars serving a selection of great food and drinks. It also has an excellent education system, with over 75% of schools rated as good or outstanding by Ofsted. 

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