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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

Back End 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

Php 14,000 - Php 50,000 (median: Php 32,000)

3 to 5 years experience

Php 28,000 - Php 85,000 (median: Php 56,500)

6 to 10 years experience

Php 70,000 - Php 100,000 (median: Php 85,000)

10 + years

Php 83,000 - Php 166,000 (median: Php 124,500)

Salary information is based on the data collected, analyzed, and standardized by Recruitday team from employers, jobseekers, and other sources as of November 04, 2019.

Back End Developer

Back End Developer Skills & Qualifications


Education Requirements

Skills required