Data Analytics

  • Given the buzz around analytics, you might find yourself wondering if it’s a good career path. Jobs in this field are certainly well paid and plentiful, but is it right for you?
  • Data is now more abundant than ever, and organisations are striving to use this data more effectively as they seek competitive advantage. Data Analysts and Business Analysts are vital in this endeavour, and although they might sound similar, there are a few differences between these two positions.
  • In terms of building your skills base for a career in data analytics, a degree in a related field is certainly useful, but not essential. We look at some qualification routes that you can follow to build up your skills and what you can expect to learn on your journey.
  • Can you switch things up professionally and move from accounting or risk management to data analytics? The short answer is yes, but there are some questions to ask yourself as part of your planning process.
  • Working in Data Analytics can be a varied and interesting career. We look at what a typical day in the life of a Data Analyst could involve.
  • We look at what questions to ask at your Data Science interview that would help you ascertain whether this role and this company is the right fit for you.
  • We look at frequently asked job interview questions, from basic to personal, that Data Analysts can anticipate in their next interview.