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Analytics India Jobs Study 2012

Analytics India Magazine
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Analytics India Jobs Study 2012 | 1

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In India.analyticsindiamag.com 1 Introduction The global market for business analytics software has grown impressively in the last two years. this study provides insights into the following six criteria of job openings – Month of posting. Recent articles and studies have tried to estimate the number of jobs that will be created from analytics in India. fueled by pervasive hype about "big data" as well as new technological innovations. 35% of all job posting were for Bangalore vs. Manager. we have intentionally not gone into forecasting the job demand for analytics in India.      Months of January. We believe that forecasts are depended on so numerous criteria that having a judgmental call those set list and then assimilating best data and modeling is a humongous task with low level of predictability. This study contributes to this effort by taking a sample of around 1000 Indian jobs postings in last 12 months from area of Analytics. 38% of all job postings were for the designation of Manager/ Sr. It is important to set the stage of how numbers should be interpreted in this study.com) took up this study to appreciate the jobs created from the Indian analytics practice. as many other reports blatantly delve into. May and June 2012 accounted for the most number of new job postings. Analytics India Jobs Study 2012 | 3 . followed by Risk Analytics (14%). we have provided no comparison with job openings in other areas. Banking still is the largest industry for analytics professionals. Role. To better understand the job potential in analytics area. Fourth. for the reasons that this study does not have sufficient data. These numbers should be deduced as relative measures. Designation. For eg. despite persisting economic uncertainties and slowing growth in IT sector. First. analyst predicts that analytics will remain in demand. 21% for Gurgaon. New jobs posting stands at a incredible 50% from this industry. though it was desirable and in best interest of this study.Analytics India Magazine www. should be read as how these two cities Key Highlights of the Study play out in relative terms for analytics job openings. Bangalore and Gurgaon together accounts for 55% of all job openings. Years of Experience. but few studies have focused exclusively on depth of opportunities being created for analytics professionals. Financial Analytics is the largest role demanded by employers (at 19%). Analytics India Magazine (www. Average number of years of experience demanded by employers stands at 6 years. the study does not provide an absolute figure for openings in different segments.  Second. accounting for 38% of all jobs posted throughout the year. because the research is done from a sample of job postings.analyticsindiamag. Third. Industry/ Org and Location.

Analytics India Magazine www.analyticsindiamag. 3 Designation ‘Manager’ is the most demanded designation in this survey. including ‘Director’ and ‘VP’ accounted for 12% of all job openings.com 2 Job Posting Trend The average monthly growth rate in job postings for analytics in India stands at 11% for last 1 year. 38% of all job openings in analytics were for the post of ‘Manager’. accounting for 55% growth month on month. Similarly. followed by 26% for ‘Analyst’ and 11% for ‘Consultant’. New job openings picked up with full rigor in the month of May 2012 and June 2012. the job postings in analytics decreased slightly in the first quarter of 2012. Bangalore was the largest location for all designation levels in terms of number of job postings for each. May and June 2012 accounted for the most number of new job postings. except for Director. This is pretty exciting given that the job growth in other areas is cited to be slowing down. Months of January. After growing continuously in the second half of 2011. indicating a severe dearth of middle level talent in analytics space. Top layer talent. each accounting for 13% of all jobs posted throughout the year. Banking was the largest industry in terms of number of openings in analytics across all designation levels. where CPG Analytics India Jobs Study 2012 | 4 . The growth rate in jobs posting was highest in the month of May 2012.

Risk Analytics was the largest role offered and the rest of the designations were being offered for Financial Analytics as the biggest role. VP) is 11 years. the average work experience required for ‘Manager’ post is 6 year and that for ‘Analyst’ is 4 years.Analytics India Magazine www.com industry was having the most job openings in the role of Market Research. followed by 14% for ‘Risk Analytics’ and 6% for ‘Marketing Analytics’. Work Experience for each Designation  The average work experience requested by employers for top posts (Director. For Manager post.  4 Role ‘Financial Analytics’ is the most demanded role in India (19%). Comparatively.analyticsindiamag. Analytics India Jobs Study 2012 | 5 .

5 Industry Banking industry commands an overwhelming 50% of all job postings in analytics. Analytics India Jobs Study 2012 | 6 . Mumbai posts the most jobs for Insurance Analytics. Highest experience level was for Healthcare Analytics for the post of Manager. Banking was the first adopter of analytics capabilities and has fairly matured in its usage of analytics proficiencies. Modelling roles require a relatively lower experience level.Analytics India Magazine www.analyticsindiamag. Most of the jobs for Telecom came from Mumbai and in Healthcare industry the largest designation posted was that of Director with average 11 years of work experience. Consulting. Supply Chain Analytics. the average work experience requested was 5 years with largest designation being Analyst. Thus. Telecom and HR Analytics. Healthcare Analytics. currently analytics is not just a strategic ‘good-to-have’ competency in this industry but a requisite skill for efficient execution.com NCR takes the top slot for Risk Analytics. despite a slated slowdown in this industry. Rest of the roles goes to Bangalore as the largest location for number of job postings.

com 6 Location 35% of all job openings in analytics came from Bangalore. Hyderabad and Pune posted for mostly Market Research roles while Chennai posted for mostly Modelling roles and Insurance industry. 7 Work Experience Analytics India Jobs Study 2012 | 7 .Analytics India Magazine www.analyticsindiamag. Individually. Gurgaon posted 21% of jobs and Delhi contributed 16%. NCR contributed 39% of all job postings.

5% 6 100.4% 4 10.7% 4 1.8% 6 2.1% 6 14.3% 6 2.9% 5 3.6% 6 2.4% 6 3.8% 7 4.6% 6 100. Postings 34.5% 8 2.0% 6 Largest Location Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Month w/ most Jobs Jan-12 Dec-11 May-12 Jun-12 Jun-12 Apr-12 Jun-12 Jun-12 Designation Manager Analyst Consultant VP Director Lead Others Total Largest Role Risk Analytics Financial Analytics Consulting Financial Analytics Market Research Financial Analytics Financial Analytics Financial Analytics Largest Industry Banking Banking Banking Banking CPG Banking Banking Banking Role Financial Analytics Risk Analytics Marketing Analytics Modelling Market Research Consulting Web Analytics CRM Analytics Retail Analytics HealthCare Analytics Insurance Analytics Supply Chain Analytics CPG Analytics Telecom Analytics HR Analytics Other Total % Job Avg Work Ex.9% 7 3.5% 6 26.1% 7 3.5% 7 2.3% 9 1.Analytics India Jobs Study 2012 % Job Avg Work Ex.7% 6 3.9% 11 5.8% 6 1.6% 6 21.analyticsindiamag.8% 4 100.4% 7 7.6% 10 6.2% 5 0.9% 7 3.1% 7 5.3% 11 3.com .2% 9 2.6% 8 3.0% 6 Largest Designation Manager Manager Analyst Manager Analyst Manager Manager Director Scientist Manager Manager Manager Largest Role Financial Analytics CPG Analytics Financial Analytics Call Center Analytics Web Analytics Telecom Analytics Financial Analytics HealthCare Analytics Retail Analytics Insurance Analytics Financial Analytics Financial Analytics Largest Location Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Mumbai Gurgaon Bangalore Bangalore Gurgaon Bangalore Bangalore Month w/ most Jobs Jun-12 Jun-12 Jan-12 May-12 Jun-12 Jan-12 Jan-12 Jun-12 Aug-11 Jun-12 Jun-12 Jun-12 Location Bangalore Gurgaon Mumbai Delhi Chennai Hyderabad Kolkata Pune Noida Others Total % Job Avg Work Ex.4% 7 3.4% 5 6. Postings 19.7% 5 16.0% 6 Largest Designation Manager Manager Manager Analyst Manager Consultant Analyst Manager Manager Manager Manager Consultant Manager Manager Analyst Manager Manager Largest Industry Banking Banking Banking Banking Banking Banking Ecommerce Banking Retail HealthCare Insurance CPG CPG Telecom Banking Banking Banking Largest Location Bangalore Delhi Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Gurgaon Bangalore Bangalore Bangalore Gurgaon Mumbai Gurgaon Bangalore Gurgaon Gurgaon Bangalore Bangalore Month w/ most Jobs Jun-12 Jan-12 Jun-12 Aug-11 Jun-12 May-12 Jun-12 Feb-12 Feb-12 Jun-12 Jan-12 Jan-12 Jan-12 Jan-12 Feb-12 Jun-12 Jun-12 Industry Banking CPG Credit Card IT/ITES eCommerce Telecom Capital Markets HealthCare Retail Insurance Others Total % Job Avg Work Ex.2% 4 100. Postings 49. Postings 38.8% 5 8.5% 5 5.2% 7 7.4% 6 6.0% 6 Largest Designation Manager Manager Manager Manager Manager Analyst Manager VP Manager Manager Manager Largest Role Financial Analytics Financial Analytics Financial Analytics Risk Analytics Modelling Market Research Risk Analytics Market Research Risk Analytics Financial Analytics Financial Analytics Largest Industry Banking Banking Banking Banking Insurance Banking Banking Banking Banking Banking Banking Month w/ most Jobs Jun-12 Jan-12 Dec-11 May-12 Jun-12 Jun-12 Sep-11 Jun-12 Mar-12 Jun-12 Jun-12 Analytics India Magazine www.2% 5 6.2% 9 15.2% 6 16.0% 5 2.5% 7 3.4% 6 9.

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