Bayside Council area
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
|Resident workers occupations|
|Bayside Council area||2016||2011||Change|
|Occupations (Click rows to view sub-categories)||Number||%||New South Wales%||Number||%||New South Wales%||2011 to 2016|
|Technicians and Trades Workers||2,795||12.2||12.7||5,725||12.7||13.2||-2,930||27000||P|
|Community and Personal Service Workers||2,473||10.8||10.4||4,163||9.3||9.5||-1,690||28000||P|
|Clerical and Administrative Workers||3,504||15.3||13.8||7,704||17.1||15.1||-4,200||29000||P|
|Machinery Operators And Drivers||1,483||6.5||6.1||3,035||6.8||6.4||-1,552||31000||P|
|Inadequately described or not stated||423||1.8||1.8||1,017||2.3||1.8||-594||33000||P|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
An analysis of the jobs held by the resident workers in Bayside Council area in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:
- Professionals (5,150 people or 22.4%)
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (3,504 people or 15.3%)
- Managers (2,949 people or 12.8%)
In combination these three occupations accounted for 11,603 people in total or 50.5% 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 (15.3% compared to 13.8%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (22.4% compared to 23.6%)
The number of people in the resident workers ] in Bayside Council area decreased by 21,985 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 (-4,509 people)
- Clerical and Administrative Workers (-4,200 people)
- Technicians and Trades Workers (-2,930 people)
- Labourers (-2,298 people)