August 6, 2020
Have you ever asked yourself what jobs would be having high demand in 2020 and beyond? And what skills are valued the most in 2020?
At the Institute of Management Professionals IMP, we’re aware that the data-driven decision-making skills like business analysis are very important in today’s job market. That’s why we offer you the best online data analytics courses in KSA you can ever have to enable you to get the data analyst certification and hunt one of the high-demand jobs in 2020.
Data science has become a cornerstone across most industries in KSA and worldwide. We’re in the era of ‘Big Data’. Now, everything is depending on data that needs efficient processing and analysis and this is where the need for data analysts and data scientists grows.
Organizations are in need of people who can help collect, understand, analyze, and recommend decisions upon analyzing a huge amount of data that is generated daily to drive their business growth. Thus, it is quite obvious that learning data analytics is vital for all businesses in KSA.
Let’s take a quick review at the top 3 data analytics-related positions worth looking into, and their average salaries, according to a popular job search website.
Data analysts are responsible for multiple tasks including collecting, retrieving, organizing, processing, and visualization enormous amounts of data to reach meaningful conclusions. The tasks of the data analyst vary depending on the type of data they have or are assigned to analyze.
It worth mentioning that, all kinds of businesses in KSA benefit from data analysts, for example, healthcare providers, retail stores, fast-food chains, etc.
According to PayScale, the average salary for a data analyst in KSA is SAR 92,994/year. A beginner data analyst in KSA with less than 1-year experience can earn an average of SAR 96,000 (includes tips, bonuses, and overtime pay). An intermediate data analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average of SAR 94,528.
An experienced data analyst in KSA with 5-9 years of experience earns an average of SAR 83,400. A senior-level data analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average of SAR 147,169.
The data scientists are responsible for the collection, analysis, and interpretation of huge amounts of data. They should be professional and with high skills and extensive knowledge of data analytics and data science.
Data scientist job requires the use of advanced analytics techniques, including Machine Learning (ML) and predictive modeling.
According to PayScale, the average salary for a data scientist in KSA is SAR 180,000/year. An early career data scientist in KSA with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonuses, and overtime pay) of SAR 120,000. A mid-career data scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of SAR 180,000.
Data engineers often focus on more extensive datasets and are tasked with optimizing the infrastructure surrounding different data analytics processes.
Moreover, the data engineers design, build and implement data systems that fuel Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). Also, they develop information processes for data acquisition, migration, transformation, mining, etc.
According to SalaryExpert, the average salary for a data engineer in KSA is SAR 188,532/year. A beginner data engineer in KSA with 1-3 years of experience earns an average base salary of SAR 133,188. A senior-level data engineer with 8+ years of experience earns an average salary of SAR 235,152.
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