Data and Analytics
Data Analytics is a science which analyses raw data to draw conclusions about that information. The data analyst gathers and stores data on revenue figures, market analysis, logistics, linguistics, or other behaviours. They bring technical expertise to ensure the consistency and accuracy of the data, then process, design, and present it in ways that allow individuals, companies and organisations to make better decisions.
What you need to get started
Approaching small to medium-sized enterprises for internship or shadowing opportunities can be useful.
Data Analysts work closely with your business to identify issues and use data to propose effective decision-making solutions.
There are opportunities for a data analyst to work in finance, academia, scientific research, health, retail and information technology.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Statistics, Maths
Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology
High frustration tolerance
Good interacting skills
Good at Cognitive abilities
Probability and Statistics
Considering this field, the best place to get started is to find the perfect mentor to guide you.