Career


6 Essential Non-Technical Skills A Software Developer Should Have in 2023

Whenever you search “What skills should a developer possess” in Google, you will be responded with tons of results advising you on learning various programming languages, algorithms, and other technical aspects of programming. However, is mastering the art of programming alone enough to land a job? Not necessarily. In this article, we look at some of […]

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Now Is The Time To Become A Software Developer

Looking for a secure career path yet overwhelmed by the numerous options? Well, we offer a solution for you: become a software developer. Software development is among the most popular fields in every sector, not only in terms of skills and compensation but also in demand. 70% of tech industry companies struggle to fill roles […]

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How long to be a senior developer? 

What is a senior developer? A senior developer is someone who has extensive experience with a variety of projects and programming languages and tools. In this article, we look into how long it will take to become a senior developer and what skills are required.   How Long Before You Can Be a Senior Developer?  Software […]

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What Do Your First Five Years As A Dev Look Like? 

You have finally got your dream job as a developer. Now you are leaping around the house out of joy. Now that you have got your job, you will be in the process of getting ready to impress in your new workplace. However, before that, like anyone, you have some nerves to cool down about […]

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Your first year as a Software Developer

Are you making a move to software development? Have you just started learning how to code? Or, have you finally landed your dream career as a software developer in your dream firm? Wherever you are in your coding journey, congratulations on getting this far. Today, we’ll give you a peek into some of the challenges […]

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Coding Careers for Women

Coding Careers for Women is a joint initiative between Code Institute, Education and Training Boards, Regional Skills Fora and tech employers in Ireland. It offers women who are unemployed or returning to the workforce a pathway into tech careers.

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Graduate Story: Ryan

In 2021, Code Institute interviewed many of our students and graduates regarding their time on our Full Stack programme and their career change journey. One such interviewee was Ryan from Shropshire. Tell us about yourself. I am now a developer with Extra Mile Communications in Staffordshire, although I’m actually in Shropshire. I am a career changer. I’m […]

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Committed to Student Success

Code Institute is committed to our student’s success. We are continually investing in our platform, curriculum and careers team so our students can land their dream job and progress quickly in tech. Since the foundation of Code Institute in 2014, the world of technology and the software development landscape has changed dramatically. The last two […]

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Graduate Stories: Liga – Finance to Adyen

In 2021, Code Institute interviewed many of our students and graduates regarding their time on our Full Stack programme and their career change journey. One such interviewee was Liga from Latvia. Liga now works as a Technical Support Engineer for Adyen in the Netherlands.  What did you do before Code Institute? My background is in […]

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Why become a Woman in Tech?

The tech field is becoming a more diverse field in which to work. However, STEM roles have been more male-dominated than other industries for many years. With the slow increase in the number of women working in the tech industry in recent years, we look at what it’s like working as a tech woman and […]

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