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New Career for a better year

Without a doubt, 2020 was a challenging year for most. Many of us will look at it and think – thank goodness that’s over. 2021 is going to be much better. It will be a year full of opportunities – but the trick is to take those opportunities as they come. So, what’s your plan for 2021? If a new career is part of that plan, then get ready for a wealth of opportunities. 

What businesses learned in 2020 is the value of technology. We have never been so dependent on it, and for most companies, new automation processes, a tighter embrace on AI, and more are in the plans for 2021. 

Companies will want to improve their online status, and eCommerce sites will become better as will digital processes in general. Here’s where the opportunities are for new developers. There are not enough programmers to reach the goals of companies over the next year. 

Your new career – software development

So, if you were contemplating a career change on your New Year’s Resolution list, then you’re in luck. Now is your time to take control and change career. Software developers are in huge demand, and our Full-Stack Software Development programme, along with our amazing careers team, will get you there. 

Our programme is designed to teach you the most in-demand software development skills. We ensure that what we teach is relevant by meeting regularly with our Industry Advisory Council (IAC). Our IAC consists of companies like Accenture, PayPal, Salesforce and more, and they tell us the skills that are in demand. As a result of these meetings, we regularly update our programme.

1,000+ Hiring Partners

To help you land your new career in software development, we have built up more than 1,000 hiring partners, and this allows us to match your skills to the right employer. Over the last six months, 90% of our graduates have changed their career.

So, if you’re in a position where you need to change career – then you’re in luck. 2021 is going to be a great year. Now it’s time to start that journey. 

No matter where in the world you are based, there is a huge demand for developers. According to the World Economic Forum, this demand will only grow, and they predict that technology will displace as many as 85 million jobs. That’s a stark projection, but the good news comes in the next line. The WEF predicts that in place of these 85 million roles will come 97 million jobs with a higher-tech focus. On the WEF list of in-demand roles firmly lies software development – this is good news for anyone looking for a new career in software development. 

The last year has been challenging, but technical skills are now more in demand than ever before. Whether you want to be a Junior Dev, Automation engineer or Technical Support agent, Our careers team is here to help you build a career you love. As Europe’s only University Credit-Rated online coding Bootcamp, you are also receiving an academic qualification that no other bootcamp can offer. 

The next step

So, what do you do now? What’s the first step? Sign up for our free 5 Day Coding Challenge. Sample what it’s like to learn with Code Institute. Realise that you have an aptitude for software development. It’s time to take control and change career.

Register for the free 5 Day Coding Challenge through the form below.