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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers professionals in the City of Monash 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 Monash'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 Monash 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers11,02713.713.59,87712.613.2+1,150
Professionals24,44430.423.322,58028.822.3+1,864
Technicians and Trades Workers8,36410.413.18,92611.413.9-562
Community and Personal Service Workers7,2029.010.66,4888.39.3+714
Clerical and Administrative Workers11,44114.213.312,29815.714.4-857
Sales Workers8,11710.19.77,89810.19.7+219
Machinery Operators And Drivers2,8983.65.83,1394.06.1-241
Labourers5,5236.99.05,4837.09.0+40
Inadequately described or not stated1,3681.71.71,6352.12.2-267

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 Monash - All industries: 13.7% Professionals, City of Monash - All industries: 30.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Monash - All industries: 10.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Monash - All industries: 9.0% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Monash - All industries: 14.2% Sales Workers, City of Monash - All industries: 10.1% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Monash - All industries: 3.6% Labourers, City of Monash - All industries: 6.9% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Monash - All industries: 1.7%
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 Monash - All industries: +1,150 Professionals, City of Monash - All industries: +1,864 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Monash - All industries: -562 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Monash - All industries: +714 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Monash - All industries: -857 Sales Workers, City of Monash - All industries: +219 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Monash - All industries: -241 Labourers, City of Monash - All industries: +40 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Monash - All industries: -267
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 Monash in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Professionals (24,444 people or 30.4%)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (11,441 people or 14.2%)
  • Managers (11,027 people or 13.7%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 46,912 people in total or 58.3% of the resident workers .

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

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

  • A larger percentage of resident workers employed as Professionals (30.4% compared to 23.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Technicians and Trades Workers (10.4% compared to 13.1%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Machinery Operators And Drivers (3.6% compared to 5.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers employed as Labourers (6.9% compared to 9.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers ] in City of Monash increased by 2,060 between 2011 and 2016.

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

  • Professionals (+1,864 people)
  • Managers (+1,150 people)
  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (-857 people)
  • Community and Personal Service Workers (+714 people)

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