Data science jobs: An abundance of jobs in Analytics, more than 93,500 vacancies for Data Science jobs in the country by the end of july 2021
- India alone accounted for 9.8% of the total analytics data science jobs worldwide in August
- The demand for mid and senior level professionals with more than 7 years of experience is increasing
By the end of August, there were more than 93,500 vacancies for data science jobs in the country.
This is stated in the report of the Great Learning Study conducted by Adtech Company.
The report says that even after the Coronavirus epidemic, there are many jobs in the field associated with analytics.
Not only that, at the end of July 2021, India alone accounted for 9.8 per cent of all worldwide analytics job openings.
In January this year, India’s contribution to the world’s total analytics jobs was 7.2 per cent.
Vacancies in the sector fell from 109,000 in February to 82500 in May.
Even after that, there is a huge demand for employees in the main sectors of the industry.
This is the reason for more data science jobs in the field of analytics
Why are more jobs available in these sectors in the country?
Funding for Indian analytics startups is growing every year, the report said.
Investments are being made to increase analytics capacity in the country.
Now more jobs are being outsourced to Indian companies due to the Corona virus.
Massive promotions in MNC, IT as well as KPO companies
Currently, most of the jobs are in MNCs and domestic IT and KPO companies, which are shifting jobs in India and promoting them on a large scale.
The study examined job prospects in data science this year.
It also sought to know the impact of the Corona virus epidemic on the vacancies in these sectors.
The study also found that the demand for mid and senior level professionals with more than 7 years of experience is increasing.
According to the study, more jobs were available for young professionals in 2019, while companies are vigorously promoting mid- and senior-level professionals this year.
These cities have more data science jobs
Most of the jobs are in Bengaluru. Bengaluru contributes about 23 per cent to the total analytics job openings in the country, which is slightly higher than last year.
It is followed by Delhi / NCR with 20 per cent and Mumbai with about 15 per cent of the total openings available in the country.
BFSI Sector The Largest Recruiter
Excluding the IT sector, the BFSI sector has the highest number of analytics jobs at around 35 per cent.
However, jobs in the sector are declining. The sector’s contribution to total analytics jobs was 41 percent in 2018 and 38.3 percent in 2019.
The pharma sector has 16.3 per cent analytics jobs available, up 3.9 per cent from last year.
Most data science jobs in these companies
These 10 companies have the most jobs – Accenture, Infasys, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Capgemini, Infosys, Tech Mahindra, IBM India, Dell, HCL and Colabera Technologies.
Most of the companies are in the IT and KPO sectors.
The median salary of data science professionals is more than Rs 9.5 lakh per annum
According to the listed job openings, the median salary of data science professionals in the country is Rs 9.5 lakh per annum.
However, the actual salary is more than the listed salary.
Salaries of professionals with more than a decade of experience range from Rs 25 lakh to Rs 50 lakh.
The Most Demanded Python Professionals
The highest demand is for Python professionals. Python is being sought as a core skill in 27 percent of openings.