Data Jobs

Every day, we all make hundreds of interactions which involve data. This will only increase with the advent of new technology, so data jobs are becoming increasingly important. If you’re looking for your next role as a Data Scientist, Data Engineer or Data Analyst, the specialist recruiters at Salt are here to help.

Jobs: Data Jobs

Job Industry: Data Jobs

Data Scientist My client is a leading Sports Brand looking for a Data Scientist to join on an initial 6 - 12 Month contract. The role will focus heavily on…

Europe

Contract

Up to £800.00 per annum

Global leading client is currently recruiting for a Senior application Developer with knowledge and experience in designing and developing web-based applications, based in Republic of Ireland - Paying up to…

Europe

Contract

Global leading client is currently recruiting for a Digital Solution Architect with hands on experience in developing solution design and working with Agile features and components. Based in Edinburgh -…

Scotland

Contract

Global leading client is currently recruiting for a Senior application Developer with knowledge and experience in designing and developing web-based applications, based in Ireland - Paying up to £500 per…

Europe

Contract

Global leading client is currently recruiting for a Senior application Developer with knowledge and experience in Apigee, Design develop and configure API and Apigee, based in Ireland - Paying up…

Europe

Contract

European Data Lead Salt are currently looking for a European Data Lead to join a client of theirs on a permanent basis. The purpose of this position is to lead…

Greater London

Permanent

Up to £75000.00 per annum

BI Data Engineer I am currently working with a world leading Tech Healthcare company intent on changing the way the industry works. They are looking for a number of BI…

Greater London

Contract

Up to £500 per day

Salt are currently looking for an experienced Data Analyst to join a client of theirs based in London. This is an initial 6 month contract working in the heart of…

Greater London

Contract

£400.00 - £450 per day

Data & Analytics Manager Salt are currently looking for a Data & Analytics Manager to join a client of theirs based in London. This is an initial 6 month contract…

Greater London

Contract

£500.00 - £550.00 per day

Global leading client is currently recruiting for a technical APIM consultant with knowledge and experience in APIM and Azure APIM Platform. Based in Paris - Paying up to 525 Euros…

Europe

Contract

Global leading client is currently recruiting for a Senior Back End developer with knowledge in Oracle SQl Server Java J2 EE and Cloud computing. Based in London - Paying up…

Greater London

Contract

Data Modeler Salt are currently looking for a Data Modeler to join a client of theirs based in Brussels for a 12 month contract. The role will focus around conducting…

Europe

Contract

€400.00 - €500.00 per day

What are Data jobs?

The field of data encompasses Data Scientists, Data Engineers and Data Analysts. Data Engineers create the systems which the Scientists and Analysts use to examine data. Data Scientists make predictions based on data patterns. Data Analysts use data to answer questions.

Salary information and career progression

Data Analyst£40,000 - £65,000
Data Scientist£60,000 - £90,000
Machine Learning Engineer£65,000 - £90,000
Lead Data Scientist£90,000 - £120,000
Data Engineer£60,000 - £90,000
Data Architect£65,000 - £95,000
Senior Analytics Specialist£90,000 - £130,000

Opportunity

Opportunities for data-related roles are likely to grow as more companies utilise data for their products and services. Emerging fields like the Internet of Things, which allow businesses to work with data in new ways, are also likely to offer Data Scientists, Data Engineers and Data Analysts more opportunities.

  • Recent changes to the sector

    The biggest recent change in the data sector is its rapid expansion. Data is becoming huge, and businesses across most industries are hiring Data Scientists to help them make better business decisions and forecast future performance.

  • Salt’s advice for securing a Data job

    Employers’ requirements for Data jobs

    Employers looking to fill data roles will prefer candidates who have previously worked with statistics, analytics and applied mathematics. Naturally, experience working in Data Science, Engineering or Analytics is also a big plus, as is having a good knowledge of machine learning capability and associated algorithms.

    CV requirements for Data professionals

    Your CV should include relevant work experience, along with technical skills like SQL and Python capabilities. Industry-specific experience will also help securing specific roles. For Data Scientists, details of your PhD (if you have one) are desirable.

    Interview preparation

    During your interview you should be prepared to talk about your PhD or any other relevant qualifications you have undertaken. Questions may vary by industry, but expect to discuss what you have learned from your previous jobs, and how you would bring that knowledge to the table.

    Educational requirements

    Data Scientist applicants will ideally have studied statistics or mathematics academically. Candidates with PhD qualifications are preferred for high level Data Science roles.

Top Tip

"Stand out from the crowd; talk about what you’ve achieved and how you got there from detailing ds models you’ve worked with to the data operation you’ve helped scale."

— Adam Jones, Practice Lead

Speak with Adam Jones about Data Jobs

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