New Study Finds 52% of Data Scientists Have Earned That Title Within the Past 4 Years

RJMetrics Report, The State of Data Science, Reveals a Definitive Picture of Where Data Scientists Work, the Skills They have, and Their Academic Backgrounds /EINPresswire.com/ — PHILADELPHIA, PA–(Marketwired – October 08, 2015) – A new study released today by RJMetrics, a cloud-based data infrastructure and analytics platform, provides rich insights on the state of data science by analyzing self-reported LinkedIn data. The biggest finding: 52% of all data scientists have earned that title within the past 4 years. But while the rise of data scientists is rapid, there remain surprisingly few of them out there: only 11,400 professionals self-identify as data scientists today. The report delves deep into three core areas of data science: Where data scientists workThe research shows that the top three industries employing data scientists are: Information…


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