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Web designers and developers

Websites provide companies and organizations with a portal into the digital world. Design, develop and produce websites and intranet networks.

Average salary28$ / hour


Web designers and developers research, design, develop and produce Internet and Intranet sites. They are employed in computer software development firms, information technology consulting firms, information technology units throughout the private and public sectors, advertising agencies or they may be self-employed.


  • Artistic
  • Enterprising
  • Investigative

Each profession is associated with a combination of three initial letters corresponding to one of the six RIASEC profiles. Profile combinations are determined based on skills, fields of interest and certain personality traits.

Main tasks

  • Consult with clients to develop and document Web site requirements
  • Prepare mock-ups and storyboards
  • Develop Web site architecture and determine hardware and software requirements
  • Source, select and organize information for inclusion and design the appearance, layout and flow of the Web site
  • Create and optimize content for the Web site using a variety of graphics, database, animation and other software
  • Plan, design, write, modify, integrate and test Web-site related code
  • Conduct tests and perform security and quality controls
  • May lead and co-ordinate multidisciplinary teams to develop Web site graphics, content, capacity and interactivity
  • May research and evaluate a variety of interactive media software products.



Computer Science Technology

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Intégration multimédia

Description of Intégration multimédia program

To register for Intégration multimédia program:

Techniques d'intégration multimédia

Description of Techniques d'intégration multimédia

To register for Techniques d'intégration multimédia :


Computer science

Software, computer or computer construction engineering

Graphic arts (graphic communications)

More information

More information on this job on IMT onlineThis link open an external website in a new window.
corporate Webmaster; e-business (electronic business) Web site developer; e-commerce (electronic commerce) Web site developer; Internet site designer; Internet site developer; Intranet site designer; Intranet site developer; Web Administrator; Web designer; Web developer; Web manager; Web site designer; Web site developer; Webmaster.

This trade is in highest demand in these regions:

  • Mauricie
  • Estrie
  • Île-de-Montréal
  • Outaouais
  • Chaudière-Appalaches
  • Lanaudière
  • Laurentides
  • Centre-du-Québec
  • Grande région de Montréal

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