Difference between Front End and Back End Developers

Parameter Frontend Backend
Definition Frontend developers are responsible for effectively implementing visual components on a website. Back-end Developers works on the server-side development. They focuses on databases, scripting, website architecture.
Skillsets The languages that a frontend web developer should be familiar with are HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Back-end programming languages like PHP, Java, .Net and knowledge of database, Server, API, etc.
Team Frontend developers design the website’s look by taking user’s inputs and modifying it through testing. Backend developers develop an application that supports the frontend. They should also provide support, security, and content management.
Stand-alone Service Front-end development service cannot be offered independently. Back-end development can be offered as an independent service in BaaS (Back-end as a service).
Goal Frontend developers should make sure that the website is accessible to all users. It remains responsive in all views – mobile and desktop. The backend team may need to create an application around the front-end and support it. Moreover, they need to make sure that the website opens up and functions properly.
Must have They should understand how to effectively work on the design and UI/UX of a website or an application. Back End web developers should be able to implement algorithms and solving system-related issues.
Average Salary $104,405 per year $120,798 per year
Most popular tools jQuery and HTML5 MySQL and PHP.