Demographic information on Web developers in the US. The average age of male Web developers in the workforce is 35.7 and of female Web developers is 37, and the most common race/ethnicity for Web developers is White.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Web developers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Web developers need many skills, but most especially Operations Analysis, Programming, and Reading Comprehension. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Web developers need more than the average amount of Programming, Technology Design, and Operations Analysis.
Projections on wages and job growth for Web developers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Web developers are expected to see a growth of 15% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.