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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers professionals in the Bayside Council area than any other occupation.

Occupations are a key component in evaluating the knowledge, experience and skill-levels that industry can draw upon locally. It should be viewed with other indicators, such as Age structure, Qualifications, and Income for a comprehensive analysis of Bayside Council area's local resident workers.

When comparing the occupations of local resident workers with local workers, Occupation data indicates whether an economy draws on the skills offered by its own residents or relies on a different set of skills imported from elsewhere in the region.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

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Resident workers occupations
Bayside Council area 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%New South Wales%Number%New South Wales%2011 to 2016
Managers9,09512.013.57,03611.113.3+2,059
Professionals17,08622.523.613,26020.922.7+3,826
Technicians and Trades Workers9,09512.012.78,10412.813.2+991
Community and Personal Service Workers7,77610.310.46,0429.59.5+1,734
Clerical and Administrative Workers11,41015.113.810,97717.315.1+433
Sales Workers7,58510.09.26,2109.89.3+1,375
Machinery Operators And Drivers4,7906.36.14,4787.16.4+312
Labourers7,4189.88.85,8479.28.7+1,571
Inadequately described or not stated1,5452.01.81,3902.21.8+155

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers occupations, 2016
Resident workers occupations, 2016 Managers, New South Wales : 13.5% Professionals, New South Wales : 23.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, New South Wales : 12.7% Community and Personal Service Workers, New South Wales : 10.4% Clerical and Administrative Workers, New South Wales : 13.8% Sales Workers, New South Wales : 9.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, New South Wales : 6.1% Labourers, New South Wales : 8.8% Inadequately described or not stated, New South Wales : 1.8% Managers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 12.0% Professionals, Bayside Council area - All industries: 22.5% Technicians and Trades Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 12.0% Community and Personal Service Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 10.3% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 15.1% Sales Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 10.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 6.3% Labourers, Bayside Council area - All industries: 9.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Bayside Council area - All industries: 2.0%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers occupations, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers occupations, 2011 to 2016 Managers, Bayside Council area - All industries: +2,059 Professionals, Bayside Council area - All industries: +3,826 Technicians and Trades Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: +991 Community and Personal Service Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: +1,734 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: +433 Sales Workers, Bayside Council area - All industries: +1,375 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Bayside Council area - All industries: +312 Labourers, Bayside Council area - All industries: +1,571 Inadequately described or not stated, Bayside Council area - All industries: +155
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the resident workers in Bayside Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (17,086 people or 22.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (11,410 people or 15.1%)
  • Managers (9,095 people or 12.0%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 37,591 people in total or 49.6% of the resident workers .

In comparison, New South Wales employed 23.6% in Professionals; 13.8% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; and 13.5% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of the Bayside Council area and New South Wales were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (15.1% compared to 13.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Managers (12.0% compared to 13.5%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (22.5% compared to 23.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in Bayside Council area increased by 12,456 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in the Bayside Council area were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+3,826 people)
  • Managers (+2,059 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+1,734 people)
  • Labourers (+1,571 people)

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