Online Data Interpretation Skills Test - Competency screening tests for hiring.

Mettl Data Interpretation Skills Test is designed to assess a candidate/ test taker’s ability to perform analysis and recognize patterns or trends in a given data set. The test assesses candidates on questions that require them to analyse the information given in the form of text/table/graphs. It also evaluates the ability to work with information in graphical and tabular format to make important business decisions and analyse its impact on how good a decision is commercially.

Why is testing Data Interpretation important?

A candidate with good data interpretation skills is likely to structure observations that are obtained through different data sources. A candidate is likely to be skilled in breaking down a problem into smaller parts for better understanding of the problem and is likely to follow a structured approach to solve the problem efficiently. Candidates with strong data interpretation skills are able to accurately measure and monitor business growth and identify trends.

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Use this test for:

The Data Interpretation Skills Test finds its effective use case in screening and hiring of candidates with 0-2 years of experience in jobs, for example, business analytics, research projects, business strategy roles etc.

Key profiles the test is useful for:

  • Associate Data Scientist / Data Scientist
  • Associate Data Analyst / Data Analyst
  • Associate Business Analyst / Business Analyst
  • Research Associates / Research Managers


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35 minutes

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NOTE: If required, the test can be offered in other languages as well. Please write to us for any such requirement.

Answer to common queries:

What is Data Interpretation?

Data Interpretation is the ability to collect, analyse and scrutinize a piece of data and take important business decisions based on the commercials involved. It is the ability to structure observations and recognise trends from different sources of data.

How to improve Data Interpretation skills?

Data Interpretation can be improved by familiarizing oneself with graphs, charts and tables. It is also helpful if large chunks of information are taken and then deconstructed to understand what the data is trying to present. For more information on how to improve Data Interpretation skills, write to us.

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Relevant for Industries

  • IT
  • ITeS
  • Banking & finance
  • Insurance
  • FMCG
  • Manufacturing

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