Profession

Data Analyst / Statistician


Description

Data analyst-statisticians identify trends, create models, collect numerical information and present results. These results are used by the Organizations the Data Analyst/Statistician work for in making decision. For example, if Government want to make policy on an issue, the government will rely on the Data Analyst/Statistician to collect information on public opinion about such policy

Job Prospect

Very high

Work Environment

Statistical data analysts, also called statisticians, work in almost every area of the public and private sectors. They carry out their work using databases and specialized software, or proprietary programs. Employers need statistical analysis to advance goals and solve problems

General and Personal Skills Required

Average Salary

Cost of Training

Recommended Level of Education

Bachelor

Professional Skills / Tools Required

Associated Disciplines

information technology, computer science, statistics, Economics, Operational Research