What are the Non- programming roles in IT- No coding Required!

A fear of coding!

types of non- programming jobs in IT

I want to get into IT sector but I think that I can’t do programming jobs:

What should I do, in order to be a Non- programming programmer?

The people working in IT sector generally use computers, software, networks, servers and other technology to manage and store the data. Many jobs are available in the IT field which includes roles with less programming skills. Mostly service based companies’ hire B.Tech graduates irrespective of their branch because the companies will have both Programming and Non- programming roles to provide.

Many people want to work in the IT sector but they may have fear of working on programming. If you are in the same situation, don’t worry there are many jobs in the IT field which doesn’t require programming skills (Non- programming).

  • Graphic designers (Photo shop):

    It is the type of visual communication, where the professional in graphic designing and graphic arts will develop some visual concepts, images etc by using system software or by hand. They are meant to communicate the basic or important concepts to the consumers. one can shape their career as graphic designers if they are good at computer software like Photoshop.

  • Web designers:

    In short, web designing includes planning, creating and updating the websites. If you are good at playing with colors, user ergonomics, the layoff of website and images (photography). then you are good to go as web designers.

  • Data Visualization:

    As the name suggests that Data Visualization is the process of visualizing the raw data into understandable graphs, charts, images. Finally, It is good for the people who can understand both data and graphic design.


  • Database administrators:

    A Database Administrator (DBA) directs or performs all activities related to maintaining a successful database environment keeps the data organized and accessible to people who need it. They use popular software to manage and organize data.

  • Network administrators:

    ensure day-to-day operations work. They are responsible for organizing, install and maintain organization’s computer systems. That may be LAN, WAN etc.

  • System administration (LINUX and Windows administrators):

    A system administrator popularly knows as a sysadmin. He is a person who is responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems; especially multi-user computers, such as servers.

  • Testing/QA (Quality Analyst):

    A software quality analyst is responsible for applying the principles and practices of software quality assurance throughout the software. He analysis the glitches and bugs in the project and ensures the better quality measurement practices.

  • QC (Quality Control):

    First of all, it is similar to quality assurance, but not exactly the same. It is generally the step of the company intended to ensure the quality of a product that adheres the clients/customers requirements.


  • Support Engineer (L1/L2):

    These professionals usually attend the phonecalls from clients/customers. They address the customer questions and concerns regarding the companies product.


  • PMO/ Project Coordinator:

    A PMO is generally responsible for guidance, documentation, and metrics related to the management and finally to implement the projects within the organization.


  • Business Analyst:

    He is the one who is responsible for analyzing the business or organization’s domain. They help the higher management to manage change and plan for the future in line with company goals.

  • Technical/Content Writer:

    It mainly focuses on building the companies brand through creating content like infographics, blogposts, images etc.

  • Digital Marketing/SEO:

    This job requires staying up-to-date on how search engines work what people actually search for. The most on demand keywords and adjusting the content of the website to increase the search engines raking.

  • Desktop Support Engineer:
    The candidates who want to be into this role should know how to install and configure desktops.

Companies will have all these roles in the company and any B.Tech graduate can apply for the above-mentioned roles with proper training.