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Am I a Good Fit for Data Science?

Am I a Good Fit for a Career as a Data Scientist?

In the last blog post, we talked about the differences between data scientists, data engineers, and data analysts. This week we’ll be looking generically at the industry of data science and one of the questions we hear most often: am I a good fit? Specifically, people are wondering if they have the right skills and…

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How much money do Data Scientists make?

Salary of Data Scientist

How is it that a job that most people had never even heard of five years ago has become such a hot commodity in the job listings?  Simply put, data is money. Companies make decisions every day that impact the bottom line and the more informed they are, the more impactful these decisions can be.…

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How much salary can I make as a web developer? 

Perfect Web Designer Vs. Web Developer - Best Web Design And Hosting throughout Web Designer Salary

If you’ve already decided you want a job as a computer programmer and are particularly interested in focusing on websites, you may be wondering how much money you can expect to earn in this career. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2017 median base salary for a web developer was $68,000. Web…

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Tech meetup in Tukwila/Seatac

Tech Meetup with Skillspire in Tukwila/SeaTac

The sun was surprisingly out on a chilly winter day in Seattle. It felt very positive driving towards Tukwila with a couple of dozen donuts for our first Tech meetup on the South-end of Seattle. Arriving a little too early, I started setting up the room as I saw some familiar faces walk in. We…

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What is Coding?

Skillspire - Learn to Code - Train for a Tech Career - Computer Science Classes in Bellevue and Renton

Coding academies. Coding bootcamps. Learn to Code. You hear the word coding so often in the news today, but no one ever seems to define it. You know it has something to do with computer programming and what makes computers run, but what does it actually mean? Here’s one definition of code to get us…

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New Location – Renton/Tukwila

Skillspire - Learn to Code - Train for a Tech Career - Computer Science Classes in Bellevue and Renton

  Several students have asked for a long time for a location in South Seattle. We heard you!!! We are pleased to announce a new location to make it easy for all our students from South Seattle. Our new location is in Tukwila/Renton.  Address: 14900 Interurban Ave S. Suite 271, Tukwila, WA 98168 Our next Full…

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New Courses starting soon

We have consolidated our Front-end and Back-end development courses to offer one Full Stack course. The change was prompted looking at trends in the industry and the demand for candidates who are knowledgeable with the entire stack. We are excited about our new course offering in Data Analytics. Taught by an industry veteran, it is…

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