Learn to Code With The Best UK Coding Courses

Developers are hugely in demand at the moment thanks to a long-term tech skills gap in the UK. It is an attractive route: they earn about £40,000 on average and can work their way up to six-figure salaries.

Developers can work in freelance, permanent or flexible jobs, specialise or opt for general roles and can claim to work in one of the most exciting, burgeoning areas in the economy. 

No wonder so many options are emerging for people to start or switch their careers to coding.

We review some of the best courses and bootcamps in the UK for those looking to make the leap: from paid or free options to day courses or 16-week programmes.

Online vs classroom courses

Online courses let you work at a pace that suits you, drop in and out and not have to leave the comfort of your home, while also generally being

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How to Learn Graphic Design: A U.S. News Guide | Education

If you want to learn graphic design, the tools are at your fingertips. You can pick up these skills on YouTube or in online courses and make logos, posters, social media graphics and more.

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“There is no budget limitation to becoming a graphic designer,” says Lindsay Marsh, graphic design instructor at online learning sites Udemy and Skillshare.

Here’s a closer look at graphic design and what classes can help you get started.

Graphic designers use visuals, text and color to communicate a message.

“When you’re a graphic designer, you’re selling a product or a service; you’re not just creating pretty stuff,” Marsh says. “There is intentionality to everything you create. There’s a sales goal. There’s a communication goal.”

Because graphic design is such a broad field, there are few limitations on the types of projects designers do.

“You hired a graphic designer

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