About 1 Million jobs are expected to be created in AI and Big Data/Analytics roles in 2021
The global demand for AI and BigData roles is only increasing. Based on Draup projections, this number is set to reach ~450,000 (2018: ~100,000) and ~510,000 (2018: ~415,000) for AI and Big Data respectively.
Globally, job creation for AI and Big Data Analytics roles will reach 960K in 2021 with an average CAGR of 23%. India’s AI/BD talent growth rate is expected to be higher than several other countries around the world at 25%. This translates to 68,000 for Big Data / Analytics and 74,000 for ArtificialIntelligence roles in India alone.