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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Construction) technicians and trades workers in the City of Boroondara 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 City of Boroondara'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
City of Boroondara 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers1,07629.212.393325.911.0+143
Professionals45712.43.841011.43.4+47
Technicians and Trades Workers1,29935.251.61,32436.853.4-25
Community and Personal Service Workers30.10.250.10.2-2
Clerical and Administrative Workers41711.38.946713.09.4-50
Sales Workers681.81.5681.91.10
Machinery Operators And Drivers481.36.2561.66.1-8
Labourers2937.914.62978.314.3-4
Inadequately described or not stated300.80.9371.01.0-7

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, Victoria - Construction  : 12.3% Professionals, Victoria - Construction  : 3.8% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Construction  : 51.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Construction  : 0.2% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Construction  : 8.9% Sales Workers, Victoria - Construction  : 1.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Construction  : 6.2% Labourers, Victoria - Construction  : 14.6% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Construction  : 0.9% Managers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 29.2% Professionals, City of Boroondara - Construction: 12.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 35.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 0.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 11.3% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 1.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 1.3% Labourers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 7.9% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Construction: 0.8%
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, City of Boroondara - Construction: +143 Professionals, City of Boroondara - Construction: +47 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: -25 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: -2 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: -50 Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Construction: 0 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Construction: -8 Labourers, City of Boroondara - Construction: -4 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Construction: -7
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 (Construction) in City of Boroondara in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Technicians and Trades Workers (1,299 people or 35.2%)
  • Managers (1,076 people or 29.2%)
  • Professionals (457 people or 12.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,832 people in total or 76.7% of the resident workers (Construction).

In comparison, Victoria employed 51.6% in Technicians and Trades Workers; 12.3% in Managers; and 3.8% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Construction) of the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Construction) employed as Managers (29.2% compared to 12.3%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Construction) employed as Professionals (12.4% compared to 3.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Construction) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (35.2% compared to 51.6%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Construction) employed as Labourers (7.9% compared to 14.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Construction)] in City of Boroondara increased by 94 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Construction) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Boroondara were for those employed as:

  • Managers (+143 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-50 people)

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