Skills Bootcamp in Data Analytics

Future proof your career by upskilling in data analytics



Introducing the Skills Bootcamp for Data Analytics

***Please note that enrolment for the July cohort of this programme is now closed. However, we still encourage you to apply and we'll be in contact as soon as we offer a new programme.

Skills around collecting, sorting and analysing data have never been in greater demand - the average salary for a data analyst in the UK is £55,000 ( And whether you're just starting your career, or you're hoping to change career paths, learning data analytics skills can be the key to unlocking new and rewarding career opportunities. Skills Bootcamps can be a great way to achieve this.

Skills Bootcamps are free, flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with a local employer.

Partnering with New Anglia LEP and the Norfolk and Suffolk County Councils, Cambridge Spark are offering job seekers and working professionals an 8-week Skills Bootcamp in Data Analytics fully funded by the  Department for Education (DfE). Considered a "pathway to accelerated apprenticeship", learners who successfully complete the programme will secure an interview for a new role in data analytics, in addition to acquiring the prerequisite skills for an advanced apprenticeship in data science.

Application deadline: Ongoing

You might be a good fit for this Skills Bootcamp if...

  • You live in the counties of Norfolk or Suffolk
  • You want to create valuable, data-driven insights but lack the necessary skillset
  • You are 19 years or older
  • You are comfortable using spreadsheets

What you'll learn in this Skills Bootcamp

  • Sorting and processing data using programming languages like Python, SQL and Pandas
  • Data visualisation and reporting in tools like Power BI and Tableau
  • Drawing from and communicating key insights with data
  • And much more

How is this Skills Bootcamp delivered?

We deliver our full curriculum online to give you the flexibility to learn from anywhere and at your own pace. A mix of experiential learning, coaching, technical mentorship and peer support help you gain confidence in data skills and quickly apply them in practice.

You benefit from the following to aid you in your learning journey:

  • Expert lectures and instruction from world-class faculty
  • Immediate feedback on exercises through our data learning platform, EDUKATE.AI
  • Engagement and support from peers through our online Knowledge Base forum

Ready to launch your new career in a data role?

Provide your details below and enquire now for the Skills Bootcamp in Data Analytics before seats fill up

“The Cambridge Spark curriculum offered the opportunity for GSK staff to develop skills in Python, visualisation, and big data to support them in the use and development of data as a tool for the business.”

Tim Buchanan - Apprenticeship Vendor Manager, GSK