Career


Software Developer Career Paths: What Can You Do?

It should be no surprise that the IT job market is highly competitive. Out of all roles, the Software developer role is the most competitive and highly paid of all. However, there are many career paths a software developer can take. Software Developer Career Path A software developer’s job entails conducting research, identifying, designing, installing, […]

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How to Change Career to Software Developer

A career change to software developer can be a challenging and daunting decision. If you are a non-techie who’s planning to become a software developer, you may be wondering how you can change careers and become a software developer.  Regardless of how complicated those algorithms appear, every professional software developer today began as a beginner, […]

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How to Become a Python Developer

The first requirement for any career in the IT sector is expertise in any coding language, preferably Python. If you’re an aspiring programmer, you’re probably aware of Python’s prominence in the employment market. A programmer who is adept in Python has a plethora of options. Python’s applicability ranges from web development to artificial intelligence. Is […]

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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 do you become a full stack developer? How to become a […]

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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

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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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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