What does a Database Developer do?

A PHP developer works as part of a team in programming applications that are often web-based for clients. Key duties of this role include the writing of PHP scripts and coding to create or modify software and applications according to a clients needs. Other tasks also include troubleshooting any errors or issues relating to PHP programs and creating documentation for the same. The career advancements for PHP developers include promotions to a senior position, managerial roles such as a software development manager or directorial roles such as an information technology director.

A bachelor's degree in computer programming, development or sciences is required for the job of a PHP developer. In some cases, extensive experience in the field as a PHP developer may exempt the need for a bachelor's degree. Good candidates for this position possess a strong knowledge of PHP coding and web-based applications and a good understanding of software creation and website integration. Other key skills include excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to follow instructions clearly according to client demands.

  • Work closely with the IT team in completing projects
  • Troubleshoot and fix any issues relating to PHP programs
  • Ensure smooth operations of web processes and infrastructure
  • Create scripts to facilitate client systems to meet performance and objectives
  • Test and develop software for client applications
  • Create documentation for software created
  • Utilize source debuggers and write or modify client software
  • Produce results effectively and within the deadlines set
  • Proven experience as a PHP developer in a competitive environment
  • Strong knowledge of PHP coding and web-based applications
  • Good understanding of website integration and software creation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to follow clear instructions according to client demands
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Creative ability to produce effective solutions to client problems
  • Good team player that is enthusiastic about delivering results
  • Able to work seated in front of a computer screen for long hours at a time

Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
2 - 4
5 - 7

Common Skill Sets

Informatica ETL
SQL Server Integration
Unix Shell Scripting
Relational Database
Microsoft SQL Server
IBM Datastage
Database Architecture

Database Developer Seniority Levels

SQL Developer
10% made the transition
Database Engineer
7% made the transition
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Database Developer Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹6,19,135 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: ₹6L
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