Top 10 Analytics Training Institutes in India – Ranking 2016

As part of the annual ranking process, Analytics India Magazine, brings all the aspiring Data Scientists this year’s ‘Top 10 Analytics Training Institutes in India’. AIM has been conducting this ranking for four years now and has successfully provided insights into the analytics education world. The journey for this study started 2 months back where

Continue Reading

Analytics India Salary Study 2016 – by AnalytixLabs & Analytics India Magazine

For the last several years, several reports from think-tanks like McKinsey, Deloitte and Harvard have consistently forecasted that the demand for analytics professionals would supersede the supply. However, it is only in the last two years that the majority of organizations have started filling this gap like never before. In such a scenario, salary becomes

Continue Reading

10 Boutique Analytics Firms in India you wish you worked for – 2015

Given the way, analytics as a field have grown in recent years, it is but evident the way many successful analytics service providers have mushroomed recently in India. By our estimate, there are more than 200 boutique Analytics firms, small to medium sized service providers with niche focus on analytics and related fields, operating in

Continue Reading

6 Ideals of an Analytics Job Seeker

Analytics is getting to my nerves….. quite literally. without further-a-do… I’m back with my next blog on Analytics Hiring -From a Candidate perspective. Analytics as an Industry is growing bigtime, almost every Tom , Dick & Harry ( I have no idea who these people are), want to get into Analytics and make a career

Continue Reading

Life of a Data Scientist in an Internet Company

There are so many articles about “What wonders analytics can do for the business” and about data scientist jobs such as “How to be a data scientist”, “How to hire data scientists” etc. But, there is limited information about “What Data Scientists Exactly Do and How Are Their Lives In An Internet Company”. I think that I can

Continue Reading

How to get hired as a data scientist

Data science is being touted as the hottest career option in the 21st.Century. McKinsey Global Institute projects that there will be somewhere between 140,000 and 180,000 data scientist jobs open by 2018 in the US alone. And keeping in line with this forecast the need for data scientists in India has exploded as well.. India’s

Continue Reading

Analytics India Salary Study 2015 – By AIM & Great Lakes Institute of Management

In the past couple of years, data analytics has grown from being a discretionary spend area to a service that is a need for competitive advantage. Not only are businesses looking at internal well-structured corporate or customer data but also are exploring large external data sources (on social networks, internet, e-mails, text documents, etc.), which

Continue Reading

Which Analytics Skills are the need of the hour?

According to a recent report published by the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), about 14 lakh people are likely to be employed in the BFSI industry by 2022. With a renewed focus on ‘financial inclusion’, the talent need for this sector will be higher than ever. With the rising use of technology in banking services,

Continue Reading

6 facts about Analytics Hiring

Almost everyone is talking about Analytics these days, well a lot of companies are looking for Analytics talent, While the resource availability is scarce, the Recruitment eco-system is equally scarce with a very limited Recruiters with this skill-set and fewer vendors with the expertise. Here we go with 6 facts on Analytics Hiring 1 –

Continue Reading

Experts Speak: Recruitment in Analytics

Ganesh S, CEO at Dun & Bradstreet Technology and Data Services We recruit people from various streams like economics, mathematics, statistics, operations research, computer science etc. While recruiting, I look for deduction ability, logical thinking, and communication skills apart from subject knowledge. Our selection procedure involves multiple stages to assess core skills, practical experience and

Continue Reading