People who take The Complete Web Developer Course may think the only role available is to go into Web Development. Although the aim of the course is to teach people how to code, a Web Developer role can vary but there are other roles available to students who have an understanding of coding.
Technical Support Engineer
Technology companies normally have varieties of technical support roles such as 1st line, 2nd line and 3rd line support. The first line support roles tend to be an entry level role which leads onto other things.
Web Hosting companies in particular have an interest in applicants that can demonstrate an understanding of internet technologies along with HTML and CSS skills. However, any company that provides an online presence or product tends to advertise for such roles. Just look at the job description from a job board below.
Sales Executive / Consultant
If you have an interest in sales and understand the web technologies and programming languages like HTML, CSS, MySQL etc and can talk to clients not only on a business level but on a technical level then you’ll have a huge advantage over the competition! People with a passion for sales and yet have a technical mind set are quite hard to come by.
Web Technology companies requires sales consultants to sell products from web hosting solutions to software solutions and on the higher scale web server infrastructure and technologies. On the higher scale for these roles do require experience in a related field. Have a look at one of the requirements from a web hosting company recruiting for sales consultants.
An account manager is essentially a sales agent who manages selected portfolios of client accounts. Their job is to grow the account and act as a point of contact for the client and their needs to the organisation of the service provided. Account managers tend to specialise in their specific fields can get involved with some support work as well. Have a look at a job requirement for an Account Manager for a Marketing Agency.
Creating websites and understanding the technologies behind them is a key skill much in demand. If you search job boards for the term “Web Developer” you’ll be amazed at the number of results and many of them require the skills taught on this course. Take a look at the advert below. If experience is limited then a junior role is a realistic opportunity
Freelance Web Developer
There’s nothing like working for yourself and the E-Book How To Earn $10,000 While Learning To Code which is available for FREE with any of the courses or can be purchased through Amazon, provides some great advice on how to achieve this. Freelance Web Developers have a great deal of freedom choosing their working hours as contract work is normally based on project work on a contract basis.
Most people like being their own boss as it means they get to decide what hours they work and have a good life / work balance. It does mean you have to apply or bid for the contracts yourself though. The E-Book How To Earn $10,000 While Learning To Code will provide hints and tips on how to source out work and gain experience.