One of the major themes in Computer Science Principles is Data. This interactive map shows how jobs have changed throughout the years. It is a great example of how visualizations impact story telling.
And for the record, the dark blue states have software engineers as the top jobs – go Virginia!
- How has data visualization changed how journalists tell stories?
- How does the visualizing data vs. looking at numbers change how someone would see the changes in job trends?
- What types of calculations do you think the journalist needed to do to build this interactive site?