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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) sales 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
Managers35216.613.927015.813.1+82
Professionals40118.912.131318.310.5+88
Technicians and Trades Workers261.23.5342.03.9-8
Community and Personal Service Workers231.11.7211.21.6+2
Clerical and Administrative Workers34816.420.329217.121.4+56
Sales Workers89141.941.571641.941.3+175
Machinery Operators And Drivers100.52.050.32.3+5
Labourers271.33.7231.33.9+4
Inadequately described or not stated462.21.4352.02.0+11

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 - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 13.9% Professionals, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 12.1% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 3.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 1.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 20.3% Sales Workers, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 41.5% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 2.0% Labourers, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 3.7% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services  : 1.4% Managers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 16.6% Professionals, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 18.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 1.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 1.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 16.4% Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 41.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 0.5% Labourers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 1.3% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: 2.2%
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 - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +82 Professionals, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +88 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: -8 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +2 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +56 Sales Workers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +175 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +5 Labourers, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +4 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Boroondara - Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services: +11
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 (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) in City of Boroondara in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Sales Workers (891 people or 41.9%)
  • Professionals (401 people or 18.9%)
  • Managers (352 people or 16.6%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 1,644 people in total or 77.4% of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services).

In comparison, Victoria employed 41.5% in Sales Workers; 12.1% in Professionals; and 13.9% in Managers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) of the City of Boroondara and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) employed as Professionals (18.9% compared to 12.1%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) employed as Managers (16.6% compared to 13.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (16.4% compared to 20.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) employed as Labourers (1.3% compared to 3.7%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services)] in City of Boroondara increased by 415 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Boroondara were for those employed as:

  • Sales Workers (+175 people)
  • Professionals (+88 people)
  • Managers (+82 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+56 people)

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