Job postings for data scientists rose 29% between December 2017 and December 2018, according to an Indeed report released on Thursday. This increase is no surprise, with data scientist job postings steadily growing over the past several years, and predicted to continue doing so, the report added.
Coined the most promising job in America for 2019 by LinkedIn, and remaining at the top of Glassdoor’s Best Jobs in America list for the past three years, data scientists are a hot commodity. These professionals use data-oriented programming languages and software to transform raw data into useful information for a business—a responsibility that demands a specific, high-level skillset.
Author: Macy Bayern