Employment and Industry Trends
Get a detailed overview of the local information technology sector, including hiring trends and areas of job promise.
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Areas of Job Promise
The following profiles are in high demand in this sector and they will the best job prospects:
- Data analysts: these profiles are in demand, particularly in Madrid and Catalonia. Candidates have to show an undegraduate degree or master’s degree in mathematics, business administration, statistics or similar areas. Hiring managers usually prefer candidates with some previous experience (in areas such as business intelligence), as well as a good level of English and proficiency using Microsoft Office programs, among other tools – such as SQL and Qlik View SPSS.
- Big data developers: the demand for these experts is higher in Madrid, Catalonia, the Basque Country and the Baleares Islands. Companies value candidates with previous professional experience, although a specialization master is a good access point to a job. Similarly, companies are mainly hiring those professionals with strong abilities in statistics, mathematics, programming and visualization.
This is just a brief sample of the extensive information in the GoinGlobal Spain Career Guide, which is carefully researched and regularly updated by career experts.