13/05/2021

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 […]

24/03/2021

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 […]

26/01/2021

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 […]

05/01/2021

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 […]

11/12/2020

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 […]

03/12/2020

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. […]

19/11/2020

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 […]

27/10/2020

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 […]

06/10/2020

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 […]