Why should I become a web developer? Share TwitterFacebookLinkedInGoogle PlusThere are many reasons why you should pursue a career in web development, both professional and personal, but the choice normally boils down to money. And with the demand still going strong, the average web developer can earn between £20,000-£50,000, according to Glassdoor. Here is why you should consider a career as a web developer. And don't worry, it's much more than just money. Are you a developer looking for a new job?