Data FastTrack

We want to help young talent from all backgrounds - like you - become Data Specialists by matching you to great jobs with top employers and providing intensive training to help you succeed 

If you want to hit the ground running in your career in data, while benefitting from high-quality training then this is the opportunity for you!

Why choose a career in data?

Did you know the average person produces 1.7MB of data every second?

That means for businesses to harness masses of information and turn it into something usable, they need data specialists - and the demand for these jobs are growing faster than any other job in the country.

Data visualisation is an increasingly critical skill in roles such as data analyst and the demand for it is expected to grow by 68%.

So, if you're after a full-time job in Data, but also need to learn the right skills, then look no further.

Helping you start your career in big data

If you’re a graduate of FastFutures or currently on the programme, you can apply for jobs through Data FastTrack and kick start your career in data with great organisations like the NHS and Liberis.

In your first year of work, we'll also give you intensive online training to become an expert in data.

That means in your first year of work, you'll get to learn and earn at the same time, and have everything you need for a successful career in data.

Take a look at our vacancies below...

Why Data FastTrack?

  • Get a job with a great company
  • Earn while you learn
  • Training with Data experts
  • Learn using the industry standard tools
  • A small cohort of learners for the best experience
  • Get a certificate to demonstrate your knowledge

The Avado learning experience

Avado are award winners in online learning. As part of the Data FastTrack programme, you'll take part in different types of learning to give you the very best experience, including:

  • Training bootcamps
  • Individual and group work with peers
  • Regular meetings with your line manager

Blended learning and on the job training

Transition into full time work with continued professional development and support through

  • One to one meetings with a data coach
  • Guest speaker sessions
  • Skills update webinars

Online learning topics

We'll give you 3 months of intensive training in Data, covering:

  • Introduction to data analysis
  • Data visualisation
  • Database design and reporting
  • Forecasting future success

Skills you'll develop

As part of the 3 months training, you'll develop skills in

  • Internal networking and managing upwards
  • Being productive and working remotely
  • Your work values and motivation
  • Working effectively with others

Job vacancies

Data FastTrack is working with some of the UK's biggest and most innovative employers, giving career opportunities to people like you to start their career in data without any prior experience as many of the skills you need will be taught during the Data FastTrack programme.

Many of our vacancies are available nationally with 'Work From Home' policies, and some will require travel to offices as part of flexible and hybrid working practices in place. All vacancies have a competitive starting salary of £22,000. Take a look at the opportunities we have below...

  • NHS Midlands & Lancashire

    Role: Data Analyst
    Location: Birmingham / WFH
    Salary: Competitive

    Description: The Commissioning and Support Unit helps commissioners, healthcare providers, universities, charities, and Government to solve complex problems by providing evidence-informed analysis and advice. 

    We are recruiting a full-time Assistant Healthcare Analyst based in Birmingham to help us achieve our objectives.

    Find out more

  • Liberis

    Role: Data Analyst 
    Location: Flexible with 2 days per week in London office
    Salary: Competitive

    Description: Liberis are the leading global provider of embedded business finance and are proud to have delivered more than £500 million in funding to SMEs across the UK, EU and US.

    The Data & Analytics team are recruiting Data Analysts to support our mission in turbocharging Liberis’ growth through great data, top-quality analytics, and intelligent pricing. 

    Find out more 

  • CGI

    Role: Advanced Analytics Solutions Consultant
    Location: Remote
    Salary: Competitive

    Description: If you have a sixth sense for data and insights, there’s a digital revolution underway in the UK that needs the talents of people who are at home analysing, managing, designing and predicting complex datasets and breathing life into AI systems.

    We are looking for exciting, talented individuals to join our innovative UK Advanced Analytics team tasked with solving business problems using data insights and AI.

    Find out more

  • Fospha Marketing

    Role: Customer Success Executive
    Location: London
    Salary: Competitive

    Description: We believe our Customer team are great at what they do because they are adaptable and want to deliver the best possible experience for our clients.

    In this role, we are offering the opportunity to rapidly progress in to either a strategic customer success role or a client onboarding specialist. Both very challenging, data-focused roles and sought after skill sets in the industry.

    Find out more

  • Rajasthan Royals

    Role: Data Analyst
    Location: WFH plus travel (30%)
    Salary: Competitive

    Description: Rajasthan Royals were one of the 8 founding franchises of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the most valuable cricket tournament in the world.

    We’re also innovators. Whether it’s the first auction, using Moneyball tactics, bringing that through now with data science, we like to push the boundaries and bring about new things. We're now recruiting for Data Analysts to help us make key decisions.

    Find out more

  • Salary Finance

    Role: Junior Business Intelligence Analyst
    Location: WFH / London office
    Salary: Competitive

    Description: Salary Finance is a leading global FinTech platform. We support a community of 4M employees across575 clients (inc 20% of the FTSE 100) in the UK and US, and provide a suite of financial employee benefits, to help employees improve their financial health and happiness.

    We're looking for Junior Business Intelligence Analysts to help the team with the development of automated and self-service reporting tools as well as the day to day business reporting.

    Find out more

  • Salary Finance

    Role: Junior Data Scientist
    Location: WFH / London office
    Salary: Competitive

    Description: Salary Finance is a leading global FinTech platform. We support a community of 4M employees across575 clients (inc 20% of the FTSE 100) in the UK and US, and provide a suite of financial employee benefits, to help employees improve their financial health and happiness.

    We’re looking for Junior Data Scientists to join our Data Science & Credit Risk team. You’ll support the continuing development and improvement of our data science capability, with a particular emphasis on enhancing our value and insights extraction from various data sources, data automation and monitoring capabilities.

    Find out more

How to apply

To apply for one of our vacancies, you'll need to complete a short application which includes:

  • A few short questions about you
  • An online test (lasting 40 mins)
  • 1 hour tech test 
  • A final interview with the Data FastTrack recruitment team
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