The best data analytics courses 2018

Interested in data analytics? We've listed some of the top courses you can apply for


There's a plethora of online course providers offering cost effective ways of training workforces and individuals on a whole host of topics. 

In recent years, the need for data analytics skills has grown rapidly with an increasing number of organisations hiring more data staff and retraining current workforces.

In fact, research firm IDC predicts big data spending will reach $48.6 billion (£35.9 billion) by 2019 with large tech enterprises such as Oracle, IBM, Microsoft, SAP, EMC, HP and Dell continuing to invest in big data and large-scale data analytics.

And with data growth in manufacturing, healthcare, education, the internet of things, and the government sector, the demand for data scientists, big data specialists and data miners, in general, should continue to grow over the next few years.

We've listed some UK courses you can apply for specialising in data, big data, and data science.

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