Earning SkilStak Titles

Earning a title at SkilStak shows you have reached a notable point in your learning—but you are still learning and always will be. Should you decide to go for a professional certification or job matching that title you have the confidence to know you are ready, that you have demonstrated your skills, knowledge, and abilities to do it.

Keep in mind a title is only the first step. You will still need to work thousands of hours on projects of your own creation and choosing to become truly competitive in your chosen field. On average, mastering just Front-End Developer requires more than 2000 of work most of which will be on your own or with a team after learning enough to get started.

Titles are part of the 5TQ Taxonomy.

Essentials

  1. Computer User
  2. Coder
  3. Technologist

Applications

  • Programmer
  • Front-End Developer
  • Back-End Developer
  • Full-Stack Developer

Operations

  • Desktop Support Technician
  • Linux Support Technician
  • Linux System Administrator
  • Cybersecurity Analyst

Engineering

  • Electronics Engineer

Combined

  • Full-Stack Engineer

If this were scouting then Full-Stack Engineer would be somewhat like getting an Eagle.

Others

While it would be great to help you learn everything it simply is not possible for one person to cover it all. Many have gone on to pursue the following titles from the industry and at college:

  • Software Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Network Support Technician
  • Windows Server Administrator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Devops Engineer
  • Full Stack Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Electronic Engineer
  • Digital Engineer
  • Data Scientist

Most of these titles require extensive math and core educational requirements that are best learned from a traditional organization.