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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers professionals in the City of Glen Eira 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 Glen Eira'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 Glen Eira 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers11,47716.513.59,91915.013.2+1,558
Professionals24,06334.623.321,96933.322.3+2,094
Technicians and Trades Workers6,1478.813.16,3799.713.9-232
Community and Personal Service Workers6,2739.010.65,2898.09.3+984
Clerical and Administrative Workers9,37913.513.310,02815.214.4-649
Sales Workers6,3959.29.76,3239.69.7+72
Machinery Operators And Drivers1,5272.25.81,6312.56.1-104
Labourers3,2484.79.02,9734.59.0+275
Inadequately described or not stated1,1211.61.71,5362.32.2-415

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 : 13.5% Professionals, Victoria : 23.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria : 13.1% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria : 10.6% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria : 13.3% Sales Workers, Victoria : 9.7% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria : 5.8% Labourers, Victoria : 9.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria : 1.7% Managers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 16.5% Professionals, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 34.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 8.8% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 9.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 13.5% Sales Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 9.2% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 2.2% Labourers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 4.7% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Glen Eira - All industries: 1.6%
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 Glen Eira - All industries: +1,558 Professionals, City of Glen Eira - All industries: +2,094 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: -232 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: +984 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: -649 Sales Workers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: +72 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: -104 Labourers, City of Glen Eira - All industries: +275 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Glen Eira - All industries: -415
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 in City of Glen Eira in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (24,063 people or 34.6%)
  • Managers (11,477 people or 16.5%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (9,379 people or 13.5%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 44,919 people in total or 64.5% of the resident workers .

In comparison, Victoria employed 23.3% in Professionals; 13.5% in Managers; and 13.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers of the City of Glen Eira and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (34.6% compared to 23.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (4.7% compared to 9.0%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (8.8% compared to 13.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (2.2% compared to 5.8%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in City of Glen Eira increased by 3,583 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Glen Eira were for those employed as:

  • Professionals (+2,094 people)
  • Managers (+1,558 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+984 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-649 people)

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