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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) professionals 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
Managers43022.111.139421.210.2+36
Professionals45523.47.640021.67.0+55
Technicians and Trades Workers482.54.1472.54.4+1
Community and Personal Service Workers964.92.81045.62.8-8
Clerical and Administrative Workers37819.421.138921.023.0-11
Sales Workers1176.04.71387.44.6-21
Machinery Operators And Drivers34117.542.726214.141.1+79
Labourers583.04.8623.34.8-4
Inadequately described or not stated231.21.1603.22.0-37

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 - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 11.1% Professionals, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 7.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 4.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 2.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 21.1% Sales Workers, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 4.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 42.7% Labourers, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 4.8% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Transport, Postal and Warehousing  : 1.1% Managers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 22.1% Professionals, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 23.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 2.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 4.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 19.4% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 6.0% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 17.5% Labourers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 3.0% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: 1.2%
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 - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +36 Professionals, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +55 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +1 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -8 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -11 Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -21 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: +79 Labourers, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -4 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Transport, Postal and Warehousing: -37
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 (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) in City of Boroondara in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (455 people or 23.4%)
  • Managers (430 people or 22.1%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (378 people or 19.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,263 people in total or 64.9% of the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing).

In comparison, Victoria employed 7.6% in Professionals; 11.1% in Managers; and 21.1% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) of the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Professionals (23.4% compared to 7.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Managers (22.1% compared to 11.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (4.9% compared to 2.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing) employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (17.5% compared to 42.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Transport, Postal and Warehousing)] in City of Boroondara increased by 90 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Machinery Operators And Drivers (+79 people)
  • Professionals (+55 people)

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