“In April 2007, A List Apart and An Event Apart conducted a survey of people who make websites. Close to 33,000 web professionals answered the survey’s 37 questions, providing the first data ever collected on the business of web design and development as practiced in the U.S. and worldwide.”
This is an exhaustive survey of who makes websites, including Project Managers, Webmasters, Developers and Creative Directors .
Some interesting results:
- 72.5% have their own blog.
- 46.5% had a field of study unrelated to current web work.
- 32.2% have only been in their current job 1 year or less.
- Project Managers had the highest job satisfaction (51.6%), Webmasters, lowest (40.3%)
View results here http://www.alistapart.com/articles/2007surveyresults