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Local workers - Occupations - All industries

Within the City of Wyndham, the workforce has a similar proportion of Managers and Professionals compared to Victoria.

Occupation is a key component for evaluating the socio-economic status of the local workers and the skills required to work in each industry sector.

The occupations of the local worers in City of Wyndham will be influenced by factors including:

  • The economic base and employment opportunities available in City of Wyndham;
  • The age of the workforce;
  • The skill and qualification level required to enter an industry; and
  • The working and social aspirations of the population.

For a complete local workers analysis for City of Wyndham, view Occupations in conjunction with other indicators, such as Educational qualifications and Income.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by place of work

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Local workers occupations
City of Wyndham - All industries20112006Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria %Number%Victoria %2006 to 2011
Managers4,89111.313.44,33211.813.8+559
Professionals6,77315.622.75,26314.321.3+1,510
Technicians and Trades Workers5,61112.913.75,13814.013.9+473
Community and Personal Service Workers3,8959.09.32,7107.48.4+1,185
Clerical and Administrative Workers5,80713.414.64,81913.115.2+988
Sales Workers5,08211.79.84,04911.010.2+1,033
Machinery Operators And Drivers6,38014.76.15,58015.26.5+800
Labourers4,39510.18.94,42512.09.6-30
Inadequately described or not stated5671.31.54291.21.1+138

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Local workers occupations, 2011
Local workers occupations, 2011 Managers, Victoria: 13.4% Professionals, Victoria: 22.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria: 13.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria: 9.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria: 14.6% Sales Workers, Victoria: 9.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria: 6.1% Labourers, Victoria: 8.9% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria: 1.5% Managers, City of Wyndham: 11.3% Professionals, City of Wyndham: 15.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Wyndham: 12.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Wyndham: 9.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Wyndham: 13.4% Sales Workers, City of Wyndham: 11.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Wyndham: 14.7% Labourers, City of Wyndham: 10.1% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Wyndham: 1.3%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in local workers occupations, 2006 to 2011
Change in local workers occupations, 2006 to 2011 Managers, City of Wyndham - All industries: +559 Professionals, City of Wyndham - All industries: +1,510 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Wyndham - All industries: +473 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Wyndham - All industries: +1,185 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Wyndham - All industries: +988 Sales Workers, City of Wyndham - All industries: +1,033 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Wyndham - All industries: +800 Labourers, City of Wyndham - All industries: -30 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Wyndham - All industries: +138
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the in City of Wyndham in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (6,773 local workers or 15.6%)
  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (6,380 local workers or 14.7%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (5,807 local workers or 13.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 18,960 people in total or 43.7% of the local workers .

In comparison, Victoria employed 22.7% as Professionals; 6.1% as Machinery Operators And Drivers; and 14.6% as Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the in the City of Wyndham and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (14.7% compared to 6.1%)
  • A larger percentage of local workers employed as Sales Workers (11.7% compared to 9.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Professionals (15.6% compared to 22.7%)
  • A smaller percentage of local workers employed as Managers (11.3% compared to 13.4%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the jobs held by the in the City of Wyndham between 2006 and 2011 were:

  • Professionals (+1,510 local workers)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+1,185 local workers)
  • Sales Workers (+1,033 local workers)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+988 local workers)

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