Data Science and Data Analytics
Data Science and Data Analytics courses
Graduate careers in Data Science and Data Analytics
Demand for workers with specialist data skills like data scientists and data engineers has more than tripled over five years (+231%), according to a labour market analysis commissioned for Dynamics of data science skills (Royal Society May 2019).
As a graduate in Data Science or Data Analytics you’ll be equipped for roles such as Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Data Engineer, Enterprise Architect, Machine Learning Scientist and Business Intelligence Developer. A wide range of sectors need data specialists including:
- ecommerce and retail
- digital technologies
- financial technology (Fintech)
- legal technology (Lawtech)
- automotive (self-driving cars)
- cyber security
- energy and utilities
- public sector
Data Science and Data Analytics research
Our team of academics from the department of Computing Science and Mathematics are involved in research in areas including complex systems modelling, computer vision, machine learning, optimisation and artificial intelligence.
90 percent of our research in Computing Science and Mathematics is graded as 'Internationally Excellent', with the top five percent judged to be 'World-leading' (Research Excellence Framework 2014).
See more about our Data Science and Intelligent Systems research.