Why data scientist is the hottest tech job in retail
Sharon Goldman |
April 14, 2016
It should be clear to every IT leader in every industry that data is eating the world. The retail sector is no different. And finding the people who can mine the gold out of the vast veins of data running through the retail world is proving particularly challenging.
In general, retailers need to create a learning innovation environment that caters to "geeks" in the same way marketing caters to "creative types,” adds Skinner. “They also need to realize the salary demands in this space are escalating.”