The Road To Better Backends

Designing backends through abstraction Recently it’s become very apparent that the frontend has overtaken the backend in terms of new technologies and programming methodologies. With […]


Fast Forward Three Years

Lyndsey joined Ampersand in 2018. Fast forward three years, new projects, a promotion and of course a global pandemic – we catch up with Lyndsey […]


Ampersand’s Top 4 PHP Best Practices

Omotola started Ampersand in September 2020 on the Junior Talent Programme. Graduating from the University of Salford with a degree in Software Engineering, she has […]


An Interview with Rachael

Our Senior QA tester, Rachael, recently spoke at an event hosted by the QA Beginners Club. We thought we’d catch up with her afterwards to […]


Ecommerce Tech 2021

The events of 2020 have changed buying behaviours on a global scale. In research published in November, 61% of shoppers from the U.S and the […]


How Our HR Team Handled 2020

It’s been a long, difficult year for us all – from celebrating birthdays over Zoom to not getting a delivery slot with Tesco for weeks. […]


Fast Forward One Year

Santiago joined Ampersand in 2019 as a graduate developer on our junior talent programme. Fast Forward One Year and he’s completed the course, been promoted […]


Championing Women and Gender Minorities at Ampersand

Only 19% of tech workers in the U.K are female but what is the gender ratio like at Ampersand?  44% of employees at Ampersand are […]


Getting to Know…our Grads

Omotola and Claudiu have just joined Ampersand as graduate developers. We thought we’d take some time to get to know them while they’re still bright-eyed […]