When beginning a career in data science, one often wonders what programming tools and languages are being used in the industry, and what skills one should learn first. By exploring the 2017 Kaggle Data Science Survey results, you can learn about the tools used by 10,000+ people in the professional data science community.
Before starting this project, you should be comfortable manipulating data frames
and have some experience working with the
We recommend that you complete Introduction to the Tidyverse,
and Introduction to Data Visualization with ggplot2
before starting this project.
This project uses a subset of the 2017 Kaggle Machine Learning and Data Science Survey dataset. If you want to know more about the tools and techniques Kaggle participants use, check out the full report of the Kaggle 2017 survey results.
Journalist-Engineer at The Pudding
Amber Thomas is a journalist-engineer at The Pudding, an online collection of data-driven, visual essays. Before joining The Pudding, she was a marine biologist, collecting data on all things beneath the waves. Follow her on Twitter ( @ProQuesAsker) or on her personal website.See More