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  1. The state of gender diversity in the tech industry: Gooroo facts and data

    The discussion on gender diversity in tech recently heats up with the viral memo on gender issues (titled "Google's Ideological Echo Chamber") by ex-Googler James Damore. Since then it has attracted several follow ups, including prominent ones by the New York Times or by The Washington Post. At Gooroo, it is pretty relevant to us as the tech industry is our main focus. We are specifically interested in knowing the facts behind the state of gender balance/diversity in tech companies...
  2. The state of Machine Learning and AI industry: insights from Gooroo data

    As Machine Learning (ML), a specialization of Data Science / Artificial Intelligence (AI), moves from a hype to becoming mainstream, there are still a lot of unknowns around the role ML plays in businesses. What exactly do companies hire ML for? What are the skills they need? As this article puts it For instance, did you know the top hiring role in Data Science is no longer "Data Scientist". In fact, it’s relating to Machine Learning skills. As it is happening, at Gooroo.io, we are...
  3. How innovative analytics improve the chance of success in finding jobs on Gooroo.io

    For the data science team at Gooroo.io, a question commonly asked is, how can big data be utilized to improve recruitment, for both those hiring and job seekers? Like many big HR tech companies, we also use data to produce insights and trends on jobs and salaries (like Stackoverflow Trend Survey or SEEK's job trend). What's more, at Gooroo we are looking beyond general insights and into smart, innovative analytics that can help individual recruiters and applicants with their job...
  4. Microsoft Professional Degree Program (MPD)

    Microsoft a annoncé le programme Microsoft Professional Degree Program (MPD), le premier programme du genre crée pour répondre à l'évolution des besoins de formation des clients et utilisateurs et pour aider à combler le déficit de compétences surtout dans le Business Intelligence BIMPD est une initiative dirigée par Microsoft qui fournit aux professionnels ayant une expérience de la connaissance et pratique du monde réel pour développer leurs compétences dans des domaines critiques comme le cloud...
  5. The Vital Guide to Big Data Interviewing

    Big data is an extremely broad domain, typically addressed by a hybrid team of data scientists, software engineers, and statisticians. Finding a single individual knowledgeable in the entire breadth of this domain is therefore extremely unlikely and rare. Rather, one will most likely be searching for multiple individuals with specific sub-areas of expertise. This guide is therefore divided at a high level into two sections:This guide highlights questions related to key concepts, paradigms, and technologies...
  6. Tech Industry Salaries The Steadiest In 12 Months, According to Latest Stats From Gooroo

    In the past month, tech professionals in Australia, the US and UK have seen the steadiest rates of salary and demand overall for the past year, varying by less than 0.3% from October.While Australia saw average salaries for mobile related positions fall by approximately 6% in November, an increase in infrastructure, big data and database salaries kept the average tech salary stable at $104,200 AUD.“Mobile skills aren’t going to fall out of favour anytime soon,” says Greg Muller, CEO and Founder of...
  7. Big Data & Databases Index - January 2014

    The following charts show the salary and demand statistics for skills used in Big Data & Database related careers. The data is taken from the Gooroo.io analysis of job advertisements in the United States, Great Britain, and Australia.When reading these charts, the lower the demand for a skill, the less reliable the salary indicators become. It only takes a handful of jobs to shift the average.Job data is extremely useful as it's plentiful and provides a lot of fascinating and interesting aspects...
  8. Analyzing the analysis: How not to get fooled by the Data Scientist and Big Data

    Data Science and Big Data is a growing part of the business world. Often lauded as a crystal ball to predict the future or cure cancer it's easy to implicitly trust the data wizard and their expensive cluster of servers. However, doing meaningful data analysis is difficult and fraught with potential errors and incorrect conclusions.In this article I will outline some of the challenges of data analysis and provide you with a series of questions to ask of any data analysis to keep the Data Scientist's...
  9. Full Disclosure: About our analysis

    The data for the majority of our metrics comes from analyzing millions of job advertisements. This data is not perfect, but we believe that it is a good proxy for the analysis we undertake.Our data pipeline has many steps, each of which have the potential to accumulate errors, as such we outline each step below along with the types of errors which we are aware of and how we mitigate them. The pipeline consists of the following steps:Our source data is primarily expired job advertisments, which...
  10. Big Data and Databases Index - April 2014

    The following charts show the salary and demand statistics for skills used in Big Data & Database related careers. The data is taken from the Gooroo.io analysis of job advertisements in the United States, Great Britain, and Australia.This month, we have decided to remove some of the more generic terms like SQL and Databases.When reading these charts, the lower the demand for a skill, the less reliable the salary indicators become. It only takes a handful of jobs to shift the average.Job data...
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