Rust Web Developer Roadmap

Roadmap to becoming a Rust web developer in 2022:

Below you can find a chart demonstrating the path you may take and the libraries you may require to become a Rust Web Developer. This chart is made with inspiration from Golang Developer Roadmap.



The purpose of this roadmap is to help beginner Rust web developers to navigate through frameworks and libraries in Rust ecosystem while staying as productive as possible. The libraries and (my personal) recommendations listed under each stage of the following roadmap has been researched to the best of my capacity. You should always do research on your end and build up a solution that best works for you.




  1. Prerequisites

  2. CLI

  3. Web Frameworks

  4. ORM

  5. Caching

  6. Logging

  7. GRPC Frameworks

  8. JSON-RPC Framework

  9. GraphQL Framework

  10. HTTP Clients

  11. Testing

  12. Task Scheduling

  13. Frontend Development

  14. Good to know crates

  15. Additional Rust Content

Wrap Up

If you think the roadmap can be improved, please do open a PR with any updates and submit any issues.


The roadmap is built using Draw.io. Project file can be found at rust-web-developer-roadmap.xml file. To modify it, open draw.io, click Open Existing Diagram and choose xml file with project. It will open the roadmap for you. Update it, upload and update the images in readme and create a PR (export as png with 50px border width and minify that with Compressor.io).


License: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0