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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) 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
Managers58624.418.150321.615.4+83
Professionals1,06544.340.396941.636.7+96
Technicians and Trades Workers1897.914.12149.214.7-25
Community and Personal Service Workers170.70.7341.50.6-17
Clerical and Administrative Workers28111.714.028312.116.5-2
Sales Workers2158.99.326011.210.9-45
Machinery Operators And Drivers60.20.860.31.30
Labourers281.21.7231.02.0+5
Inadequately described or not stated190.81.0391.71.8-20

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 - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 18.1% Professionals, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 40.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 14.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 0.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 14.0% Sales Workers, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 9.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 0.8% Labourers, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 1.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Information Media and Telecommunications  : 1.0% Managers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 24.4% Professionals, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 44.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 7.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 0.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 11.7% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 8.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 0.2% Labourers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 1.2% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 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 - Information Media and Telecommunications: +83 Professionals, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: +96 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: -25 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: -17 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: -2 Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: -45 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: 0 Labourers, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: +5 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Information Media and Telecommunications: -20
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 (Information Media and Telecommunications) in City of Boroondara in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (1,065 people or 44.3%)
  • Managers (586 people or 24.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (281 people or 11.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,932 people in total or 80.3% of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications).

In comparison, Victoria employed 40.3% in Professionals; 18.1% in Managers; and 14.0% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Managers (24.4% compared to 18.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Professionals (44.3% compared to 40.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (7.9% compared to 14.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (11.7% compared to 14.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications)] in City of Boroondara increased by 75 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+96 people)
  • Managers (+83 people)

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