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Back End Developer

Back End Developer Job Description

What does a Back End Developer do?

Back End Developers build and maintain technology that powers components that make a web application functional. They are responsible for the server-side web application logic as well as writing web services and APIs used by front end developers and mobile application developers. They may also create storage solutions with a database. Back End Developers usually work together with Front End Developers and ensure that content gets delivered to Front End Developers.


Technical Skills

  • Server-side scripting/programming language (Java, C#, PHP, Ruby, Python, etc.) and framework used by the company
  • Database and SQL
  • JSON or XML APIs
  • Version control (Git)
  • HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Accessibility and security compliance
  • Basic data structures and algorithm


Other Skills/Requirements:

  • Complex problem-solving skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Systems analysis and evaluation
  • Good communication skills with the ability to explain complex systems
  • Ability to quickly learn new languages and technologies

Other job titles for Back End Developer

Developer, Web Developer, Software Developer

Back End Developer Salary in the Philippines

How much does a Back End Developer make?

The average monthly salary of a Back End Developer in Philippines ranges between Php 48,759 - Php 100,250 (median: Php 74,500).

0 to 2 years experience

P14,000 - P50,000 (median: P32,000)

3 to 5 years experience

P28,000 - P85,000 (median: P56,500)

6 to 10 years experience

P70,000 - P100,000 (median: P85,000)

More than 10 years

P83,000 - P166,000 (median: P124,500)

Salary information is based on the data collected, analyzed, and standardized by Recruitday team from employers, jobseekers, and other sources as of May 14, 2020.

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