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.
West Yorkshire is a metropolitan county in England, located in the region of Yorkshire and the Humber with a population of 2.2 million (2014). West Yorkshire is landlocked and consists of five metropolitan boroughs: City of Bradford, Calderdale, Kirklees, City of Leeds and City of Wakefield. It shares its borders with Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, North Yorkshire and South Yorkshire.
With the presence of large brands like Asda and Morrisons’ marketing HQ, a strong shopper/retail marketing community has found its home here. The region is also home to some of the largest and most successful digital and search marketing agencies in the UK.