If you’re writing a job advert for a role you don’t fully understand, it can be difficult and take longer than necessary. What is a Full Stack Developer and how are they different from a Web Developer for instance? And what skill requirements does a Back End Developer have that a Front End Developer doesn’t?
To clear things up, a Full Stack Developer is a specific type of developer who works on both the user-facing and non-user facing sections of a software or site and A Web Developer specializes in improving the look and functionality of a website. A Back End Developer will work on maintaining the parts of a software or product that a user doesn’t see, whereas a Front End developer will work on the parts they do see.