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Resident workers - Occupations of employment

There are more resident workers (Retail Trade) sales workers in the City of Stonnington 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 Stonnington'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 Stonnington 20162011Change
Occupations
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Number%Victoria%Number%Victoria%2011 to 2016
Managers1,28224.016.21,22025.517.0+62
Professionals76614.45.654911.54.8+217
Technicians and Trades Workers1873.55.61803.86.0+7
Community and Personal Service Workers500.90.9641.30.9-14
Clerical and Administrative Workers3206.06.53116.57.2+9
Sales Workers2,44545.853.92,18945.852.8+256
Machinery Operators And Drivers711.33.9851.83.9-14
Labourers1793.47.01322.86.5+47
Inadequately described or not stated360.70.5471.00.9-11

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 - Retail Trade  : 16.2% Professionals, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 5.6% Technicians and Trades Workers, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 5.6% Community and Personal Service Workers, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 0.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 6.5% Sales Workers, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 53.9% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 3.9% Labourers, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 7.0% Inadequately described or not stated, Victoria - Retail Trade  : 0.5% Managers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 24.0% Professionals, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 14.4% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 3.5% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 0.9% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 6.0% Sales Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 45.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 1.3% Labourers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 3.4% Inadequately described or not stated, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: 0.7%
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 Stonnington - Retail Trade: +62 Professionals, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: +217 Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: +7 Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: -14 Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: +9 Sales Workers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: +256 Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: -14 Labourers, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: +47 Inadequately described or not stated, City of Stonnington - Retail Trade: -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 (Retail Trade) in City of Stonnington in 2016 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Sales Workers (2,445 people or 45.8%)
  • Managers (1,282 people or 24.0%)
  • Professionals (766 people or 14.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 4,493 people in total or 84.2% of the resident workers (Retail Trade).

In comparison, Victoria employed 53.9% in Sales Workers; 16.2% in Managers; and 5.6% in Professionals.

The major differences between the jobs held by the resident workers (Retail Trade) of the City of Stonnington and Victoria were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) employed as Professionals (14.4% compared to 5.6%)
  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) employed as Managers (24.0% compared to 16.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) employed as Sales Workers (45.8% compared to 53.9%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Retail Trade) employed as Labourers (3.4% compared to 7.0%)

Emerging groups

The number of people in the resident workers (Retail Trade)] in City of Stonnington increased by 559 between 2011 and 2016.

The largest changes in the occupations of the resident workers (Retail Trade) between 2011 and 2016 in the City of Stonnington were for those employed as:

  • Sales Workers (+256 people)
  • Professionals (+217 people)
  • Managers (+62 people)

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