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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) professionals in the City of Brimbank 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 Brimbank'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 Brimbank 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Health Care and Social Assistance%Number%Health Care and Social Assistance%2011 to 2016
Managers14512.33.314211.62.7+3
Professionals38732.730.933227.030.5+55
Technicians and Trades Workers22218.83.921617.64.9+6
Community and Personal Service Workers100.839.990.737.7+1
Clerical and Administrative Workers21017.813.025821.014.0-48
Sales Workers13311.30.915912.90.6-26
Machinery Operators And Drivers312.61.5403.31.6-9
Labourers322.75.9342.86.6-2
Inadequately described or not stated121.00.7393.21.6-27

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, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 3.3% Professionals, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 30.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 3.9% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 39.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 13.0% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 0.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 1.5% Labourers, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 5.9% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 0.7% Managers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 12.3% Professionals, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 32.7% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 18.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 0.8% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 17.8% Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 11.3% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 2.6% Labourers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 2.7% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: 1.0%
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 Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: +3 Professionals, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: +55 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: +6 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: +1 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: -48 Sales Workers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: -26 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: -9 Labourers, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: -2 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Brimbank - Information Media and Telecommunications: -27
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 Brimbank in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (387 people or 32.7%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (222 people or 18.8%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (210 people or 17.8%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 819 people in total or 69.3% of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications).

In comparison, Health Care and Social Assistance employed 30.9% in Professionals; 3.9% in Technicians and Trades Workers; and 13.0% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) of the City of Brimbank and Health Care and Social Assistance were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (18.8% compared to 3.9%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Sales Workers (11.3% compared to 0.9%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Managers (12.3% compared to 3.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) employed as Community and Personal Service Workers (0.8% compared to 39.9%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications)] in City of Brimbank decreased by 47 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest change in the occupations of the resident workers (Information Media and Telecommunications) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Brimbank was for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+55 people)

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