Front-End Dev Predictions and Trends

Front-End Predictions and Trends.

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Major Highlights:

Front-end Developers are Highly in Demand in 2020-Is it True?

First thing First: “Front end is not an easy job.”

Nowadays, many more large companies are demanding more front end developers, mainly startups.

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Who Is Front end Developer?

Dev who works on software, like desktop or mobile websites, that users interact with. The front end is also commonly referred to as the client-side, or more broadly speaking, the user interface.

I heard a simple metaphor somewhere:

Front-end development is akin to building the buttons on an automated teller machine (ATM).

It goes without saying that the client-side of an ATM is mission-critical for withdrawing money.

The front end is what the user touches & interacts with when completing the transaction.

What makes a great front-end developer?

“A strong and effective front-end developer shows a determined focus and obsession on what users and customers need and want.

A strong front-end engineer strives to invent and simplify.

Jobs and Common Skills Needed:

Web development jobs are in high demand. If you enjoy writing, testing, & deploying software, creating websites, or using HTML and CSS to interact with databases and services, you might thrive in a web-development career.

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Top 5 attributes which I look for when I interview a Dev:

— Solid tech skills in web programming

— Good skills with HTML and CSS

— Solid JavaScript knowledge

— Experience working with others to test, diagnose, and analyze software

— Understanding of best development practices.

Front end Developers are Highly in Demand:

Due to Startups increased and also the usage of smart devices increases, which are on app-based or web-based businesses solely based.

For any websites or apps, a front-end Dev is needed for any application because that matters more.

Core Front end developer skills:

  • HTML
  • JavaScript (J Query)
  • CSS
  • CSS and JavaScript Frameworks
  • CSS Preprocessing
  • Responsive Design
  • Testing/Debugging
  • Browser Developer Tools
  • Version Control Tools For e.g. Git

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Job vacancies of front-end developers are more today with a good salary package all over the world. If you search more, you get the information that companies are looking for front end development company for outsourcing.

Why Front end Dev Matters:

1- First Impression

2- Confidence & User Trust

3- Product Branding

To make the site interactive, fun, creative, and tell the story visually, the front end developer job will be very important.

Every business wants a more creative and beautiful apps.

Conclusion:

The day to day responsibilities of a front-end developer may vary depending on the technology that your job or team uses.

The demand is more today and in the future.

As a front end developer, your career is safe and secure with high opportunities.

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