Careers in Artificial Intelligence have shown steady growth over the past few years and will continue to grow at an accelerating rate. 57% of Indian companies are looking to hire the right talent to match the market requirements. Aspirants who have successfully transitioned into an AI role have seen an average hike in salary of 60-70%. Mumbai stands tall in competition and is followed by Bangalore and Chennai. According to WEF, 133 million jobs will be created in AI by the year 2020. Research states that the demand for jobs has increased but the workforce has not been able to keep pace with it.
AI is being used in various sectors such as healthcare, banking and finance, marketing and the entertainment industry. Deep Learning Engineer, Data Scientist, Director of Data Science and Senior Data Scientist are some of the top jobs that require AI Skills.
With the increase in opportunities available, it’s safe to say that now is the right time to upskill in this domain.1