Number of big data jobs in the United States and globally in 2015 (in millions)

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Number of jobs in millions
United States1.9

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Big data is expected to be a huge creator of jobs in the future. This source estimates that by 2015, there will be an additional 4.4 million IT jobs internationally in this field and that 1.9 million of these jobs will be based in the United States.
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October 2012
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