An analytical role which requires numerical aptitude, a data analyst interprets business-relevant data, providing actionable insights which are then used to inform business decisions such as reducing costs.
A career as a data analyst is ideal if you are highly analytical, with strong numeric skills. The role is diverse, with the possibility of working in a number of sectors across the IT industry.
A Data Analyst uses their extensive skills to collect data, whether it is sales figures, market research or logistics. They will take that data collated and use it to help an organisation make better business decisions, such as pricing new materials for the market and reducing business costs.
|Posted||Job Title||Salary / Daily Rate||Location||Type|
|Posted4/12/2019||Job Title||Salary / Daily RateNegotiable||LocationDublin||TypePermanent|
|Posted20/11/2019||Job Title||Salary / Daily RateNegotiable||LocationDublin City Centre||TypeContract|
|Posted8/11/2019||Job Title||Salary / Daily RateNegotiable||LocationDublin City Centre||TypePermanent|
|Posted7/11/2019||Job Title||Salary / Daily RateNegotiable||LocationDublin City Centre||TypeContract|
The specific requirements of a data analyst’s role will depend on the company, but typically data analysts are responsible for:
Whilst a degree in IT or a related subject such as computer science, maths or statistics is the ideal first step towards becoming a data analyst, providing you can display you have the relevant skills, you can become a data analyst with a degree in almost any subject.
Skills essential to a data analyst include:
3 Dec 2019
The latest data shows that the financial, insurance and real estate sector had the highest average labour costs per hour at a rate of €41.58, followed by the information and communication sector at...
19 Nov 2019
Most candidates switch jobs for positive reasons. They may have outgrown their current position or want to develop new skills and progress to a more senior role. However, we occasionally come across...