According to Forbes, the Data Science job is one of the hottest jobs of this 21st century. Adding to
that, this year there seems to be a 28% more requirement for the Data Scientists. Hence this could
be your year to land a job in Data Science domain.
According to a report, in 2020, the job requirements for data science and analytics is projected to
boom to by 364,000 openings to 2,720,000. And according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics,
11.5 million new jobs will be created by the year 2026. Therefore, it’s safe to say, even with the
amount of shortage in talent, there might not be a dip in data science as a career option.
Various jobs in the Data Science domain:
Big data Engineer etc.
This increase in the job demand is due to the changes in the different sectors such as Agriculture,
Health care, Cyber Security, Aviation etc.
However, the main reason for this growth is due to the availability of huge amounts of data and the
advancements of the computing power of the machines which are used to process the data. This
growth may not stop for sometime now as advancements in the machines and its hardware is
happening every year. There are many cloud based computing entities such as AWS, Google cloud,
Azure are some of the examples.