2017 Predictions for the Analytics & Data Science Hiring Market

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Linda Burtch, Managing Director at Burtch Works | 30+ years’ experience in quantitative recruiting Want to see how these developing trends could affect your career or team? Watch our 2017 Predictions webinar on YouTube, where I go into more depth about the implications for career and business planning! With the whirlwind of change in the data science… Read more »

The Data Science Market: Where We Are

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This blog post is an excerpt from our recently published Burtch Works Study: Salaries of Data Scientists 2016, which has updated compensation and demographic data for data scientists across the US. The full report can be downloaded for free here. 2016 marks the third consecutive year that Burtch Works has published The Burtch Works Study: Salaries of… Read more »

2016 Trends to Watch in Marketing Research Hiring

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We recently released our third annual Burtch Works Study: Salaries of Marketing Research Professionals, with updated salaries and demographic information on over 750 researchers across the US. There were a number of notable hiring trends that took hold over the past year, so Burtch Works’ Marketing Research team, Karla Ahern and Kit Nordmark, put together… Read more »

How Many Quants are Changing Jobs?

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  As I stated a few weeks ago in my 2015 Predictions blog post: there has never been a better time to be a Quant looking for a job. With all the media attention, companies are scrambling to board the data analytics bandwagon. It is increasingly apparent that analytics is becoming the standard, and any… Read more »

Burtch Works’ Predictions – 2015 Analytics and Data Science Hiring Market

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  When I wrote my predictions for 2014 I wrote that thanks to Big Data, analytics has become inescapable, and looking now into 2015, I believe that statement more than ever. It’s not just analytics in the public eye either – data science has been thrust into the spotlight, and the hiring market for analytics… Read more »

Forrester Reveals Biggest Analytics Challenges & Opportunities

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It’s no longer a secret that analytics is not just a competitive advantage – it’s a widely-accepted and implemented part of enterprise strategy. We are swiftly approaching a landscape where analytics is no longer an option, but a necessity, for any organization hoping to compete. So although there may still be some confusion around how… Read more »

State of the Marketing Research Hiring Market 2014

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As part of my guest blogger series, the Burtch Works marketing research team will be sharing some of their articles previously published in AMA magazine. In April they published the following article on the state of the market, who’s hiring, and which skills researchers need to stay competitive. You can also check out a video on the AMA site… Read more »