Top Data Science Programming Languages

You don’t want to waste your time, the sooner you start programming, the better.

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>>> Here’s all you need to know about the data science programming languages

Learning programming and essential concepts is a critical step for every aspiring data scientist.

Programming for Data Science

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>>> let’s start

These programming languages are better suited for data science, providing high productivity and performance to process large amounts of data.

>>> 01 Python

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Python has a simple syntax and is excellent for statistical programming.

Domains:

Web/ App Development

Game Development

Data Science, ML & Ai

Learn Pandas, NumPy, Matplotlib and Bokeh, to manipulate, analyze, and visualize datasets.

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>>> 02 R

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R is explicitly designed for Statistical Computing and Data Science.

Domains:

Machine Learning

Quantitative analysis

Data Science

Learn to ggplot2, caret, dplyr, Shiny, knitr, Esquisse, Lubridate and Tidyverse.

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>>> 03 SQL

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SQL is a highly relevant programming language in data science and has been the most requested skill in the tech industry for a long period.

SQL preferred programming language used to communicate with relational database systems to clean the data, sort it, extract data types and process datasets.

>>> SQL is an important skill that you can gain in a short period of time.

>>> 04 Julia

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Julia is often considered considered a data science rising star.

Domains:

Machine Learning

Big Data Engineering

Data Science

Learn Data Visualization, Data Manipulation, and libraries like Mocha.jl, ScikitLearn.jl, Flux, TensorFlow.jl, and MLBase.jl.

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>>> 05 SCALA

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Scala has in recent years become popular for machine learning and big data.

Domains:

Machine Learning

Big Data

Data Science

Learn Breeze, Spire, Scalalab, Smile, Vegas Smile, and basics of Conjecture, Deeplearning.scala, Apache Spark MLlib & ML.

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Deep Learning & Ai

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>>> Closing Notes

Fortunately, Python and SQL is easy to learn.

We have written a slew of data science study guides this year.

You can download the Study Guides and learn from the recommended resources.

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