I can use simple things that are pre-made like fancybox (seen on my current site in the portfolio section). I can also use simple PHP to integrate webpages into WordPress or other CMS systems. This new website, I built with the use of PHP and JS to build in WordPress.
Yes, I like to design and code. It not a bad thing. I really enjoy pushing my skills. I also want to do this so when I do take on more art direction or creative direction roles, I can understand just what everyone is doing on my team.