The technology industry is filled with career opportunities in countless fields. Somebody with a broad IT background can specialize in any of these fields and become an expert in that domain. If you’re in that situation — maybe you’re just finishing school or you’d like to move into a niche full-time job or contract position — consider Data Science as an option.
The Data Science industry is a vast area with a number of potential roles, including Data Scientist, Data Analyst, Data Architect, Data Engineer, Statistician, Database Administrator, Business Analyst, or Data and Analytics Manager. The options can be overwhelming, so DataCamp put together this infographic, defining each role, the required skills and specific languages you should know. It also provides an idea of what kind of salary you can expect.