Is it really possible to become a highly employable web developer in just a few months? It certainly sounds that way if you look at the Facebook ads. But if you have no prior coding experience, and are looking for a well-paid computer-engineering job, you should be wary of such offers. Coding bootcamps are starting to garner skepticism and for good reason. They’re still very new with the oldest have been out in the field starting careers for a few years at most.