Want to become a web designer?

Are you thinking of becoming a web designer? Find out if web designer is the right job for you. Get answers to the following questions: What does a web designer do? What personality traits do web designers have? Will robots replace web designers? How much does a web designer earn and is it a job in high demand?

Want to know what personality traits you have and if the job of web designer fits your personality? Take the free career aptitude test.


What does a web designer do?

A web designer designs websites, provides existing websites with a new house style or design elements and designs house styles for generic use. A web designer isn't a website builder but is familiar with the limitations, possibilities and impossibilities of websites in terms of use, interfaces and takes these into account in the design process. Some web designers are also referred to as front-end developers. These are developers who, in addition to their work as programmer, are (partly) responsible for the design of a website.


What personality traits do web designers have?

There are two characteristics many web designers have in common. Web designers are often process-oriented (score highly in the CONVENTIONAL category) and creative (score highly in the ARTISTIC category). Do you have the same personality? Perhaps the profession of web designer would suit you.

Curious which professions are characterised by the same two personality traits as web designers? Go to the career choice profiles. Here you can find professions with the same profile. But you can also find professions with other characteristics. Which professions do you like and which professions don’t appeal?



Will robots replace web designers?

Many jobs will be replaced by robots. How robot-proof are web designers? The chances of robotisation of a web designer’s activities amount to 30%. This means that there is an AVERAGE CHANCE that the tasks and activities performed by web designers will be taken over by robots and smart software within the next 20 years.


Web designer Vacancies and Salary

Want to find out what you can expect from your next career move as a web designer? How much does a web designer earn and is it a job in high demand? You can find out the average annual salary and current vacancies at Adzuna. Adzuna collects all the vacancies for web designers in one place and has the largest collection of live salary data.

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