About IAPA (Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia)
The Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia (IAPA) is the only analytics association in Australia. We promote the growing strategic role played by data analytics in the business arena. We're committed to aiding executive understanding of analytics' role in business transformation and data-driven decision making; as well as developing recognition of analytics professionals in the wider business community. This includes establishing standards of practice, excellence, accreditation, and education.
IAPA also assists and supports organisations to find and retain staff, build high-performance teams, develop staff skills and enhance the perception of key analytics roles within the C-suite.
Organisations with strong data science, analytics and business intelligence competencies, join IAPA as corporate members to demonstrate to staff and the public their commitment to enhancing analytics capability, advancing the careers of team members and promoting data-driven decision making.
Be seen as an employer of choice
Attract and retain analytics staff by demonstrating your commitment to the industry and showcasing your organisation to the 8,000 strong IAPA community. Add your voice to key industry issues and help to lead industry positions on ethics, privacy, transparency, diversity and data-for-good.
Collaborate with peers
Joining IAPA as a corporate member means you're joining other analytics leaders to network at CAO or Head of Analytics level. IAPA brings the group together regularly to discuss the key challenges facing analytics leadership and share experiences with like-minded peers.
Resources + Latest News
IAPA Skills & Salary Survey 2023This annual survey of the analytics industry is designed to gauge how technical and soft skills are in demand, the salaries and stature of analytics professionals in organisations today, and the challenges they face against business and customer priorities. Insights from this survey also provide a critical information source for how IAPA, as the largest analytics community in Australia, supports and serves its members.
Did you know? Facts and figures from the last IAPA Skills & Salary SurveyDid you know the median salary for Australian analytics professionals in 2017 was $84,000 a year? Or that the top 10% were earning upwards of $235,000 per annum? These are just a few of the many insights that came out of IAPA’s Skills & Salary Survey in 2017. Help us gauge the shape and status of the Australian analytics professionals community in 2023 by completing the latest edition of this important survey.