Toby Gates.

Hi, i'm Toby Gates.

I'm full stack web developer.

About Me

Who am I?

Toby Gates

I'm Toby, a Senior Software Engineer based in Bedfordshire, UK, with a passion for building things that live on the internet.

I'm currently working on bespoke, fast, responsive and secure web applications and have experience in the Ecommerce, Travel, and Finance sectors.

What do I do?

Front-end Development

Create fast and dynamic web and mobile apps using modern Javascript frameworks.

Back-end Development

Build powerful domain-driven back-end API services and Node integrations.

Best Practices

Use top industry standards such as TDD, BDD, Git, CI/CD, Agile & Scrum.

Consultancy and Support

Provide consultancy and support to clients with varying levels of technological expertise.

My Stack


TypeScript is an open-source high-level programming language developed by Microsoft that adds static typing with optional type annotations to JavaScript

Next / React

Next.js is an open-source web development framework created by Vercel providing React-based web applications with server-side rendering and static generation.

Tailwind CSS

Tailwind CSS is an open source CSS framework. It is a utility-first CSS framework that is composed of more than 300 CSS utility classes to build custom user interfaces.

file_type_vscode VS Code

Visual Studio Code, also commonly referred to as VS Code, is a source-code editor developed by Microsoft for Windows, Linux and macOS.


Jest is a JavaScript testing framework designed to ensure correctness of any JavaScript codebase. It allows you to write tests with an approachable, familiar and feature-rich API that gives you results quickly.


Storybook is a frontend workshop for building UI components and pages in isolation. Thousands of teams use it for UI development, testing, and documentation.


Zod is a TypeScript-first schema declaration and validation library. It is designed to be fast, composable, performant and provide the best user experience.


Express is a back end web application framework for building RESTful APIs with Node.js. It is excellent for building robust APIs quickly.


Prisma is a database toolkit. It replaces traditional ORMs and makes database access easy with an auto-generated query builder for TypeScript & Node.js.

This website was built with Next, Typescript and Tailwind. Full details of how it works can by found on my GitHub profile.

Check out how it works!