Career


Overcast CEO, Philippe Brodeur – Employer Interview

In our most recent white paper, “A job in software development – where to start?” we look at the career change journey into software development. As part of the paper, we interviewed a selection of employers regarding their thoughts on career changers. In this interview, we spoke with Philippe Brodeur, CEO, Overcast.  Philippe Brodeur – Overcast […]

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Employer Interview: Gary Ludgate, Phorest

In our most recent white paper, “A job in software development – where to start?” we look at the career change journey into software development. As part of the paper, we interviewed a selection of employers regarding their thoughts on career changers.  In this interview, we spoke with Gary Ludgate, Talent Manager of Phorest. The […]

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In-demand software skills for 2022

As businesses rely on technology more than ever, the demand for software developers is increasing rapidly. But, what software development skills will be most in-demand for 2022?  Technology has been growing for decades, but its growth has soared since the world experienced its first major pandemic since the Spanish flu. Globally, businesses had to shut […]

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How to become a full-stack developer

With technology on a constant rise, more and more people are looking at becoming full-stack developers. The opportunities in this field are ever-increasing, as all workforces are looking to technology to make themselves more competitive. So today, we’ll answer that question – how to become a full-stack developer? Required skill set for a full stack […]

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How much do full-stack web developers make?

It’s always nice to earn a good wage, but how much do full-stack web developers make? While there can be many reasons for someone changing careers, one of the motivating factors is often money. Today we look at some of the average full-stack developer salaries that are reported in the UK and Europe. Average full-stack […]

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How to Change Careers to Software Development | Code Institute

How to change careers – barriers to avoid In recent weeks, you may have read about what has now been coined “the great resignation”. After 18 months of working from home, it appears that the masses are ready to switch careers in search of a happier life. Employees are now in search of better opportunities. […]

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Javascript – career change opportunities

Since March 2020, the way we work has changed completely. More and more businesses are letting people work from home. Technology has accelerated, and recently many people have been forced to consider a career change because of layoffs and lockdowns. For those who are now looking towards a new career – JavaScript is opening worlds […]

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Tech career in the Nordics

The IT industry has been developing rapidly. As a result, the number of available tech careers is growing too. With a tech career, the possibilities are huge, as companies pursue tech personnel like never before. In software development and programming, there has been an increasing need in the Nordics over the last decade, with the […]

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Blue Monday

Have you ever heard of Blue Monday? Would you believe, Blue Monday was first publicised in 2005 as part of a press release from a company called Sky Travel? While their marketing department may have received kudos for a job well done, unfortunately, the formula around it is bogus. That said though, January Blues are […]

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Why change career to software development in 2021?

Every year, I find myself writing an article about why software development is a great choice for career changers. However, 2020 proved to be a year that cemented my thoughts even further. Since the onset of the COVID-19, the world has never seen such a high demand for technology – which leads me to today’s […]

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