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Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East

Occupation of employment

There were more clerical and administrative workers in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East in 2011 than any other occupation.

Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East's occupation statistics quantify the occupations in which the residents work (which may be within the residing area or elsewhere). This will be influenced by the economic base and employment opportunities available in the area, education levels, and the working and social aspirations of the population. When viewed with other indicators, such as Educational Qualifications and Individual Income, Occupation is a key measure for evaluating Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East's socio-economic status and skill base.

Derived from the two Census questions:

'In the main job held last week, what was the person's occupation?' and 'What are the main tasks that the person himself/herself usually performs in that occupation?'

Persons aged 15 years and over

Occupation of employment
Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East - (Usual residence)20112006Change
OccupationNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Managers
68612.910.566713.010.9+19
Professionals
95717.918.389017.317.0+67
map this data in atlas.idTechnicians and Trades Workers82115.416.275614.716.3+65
Community and Personal Service Workers
53910.110.74779.39.6+62
Clerical and Administrative Workers
1,08320.318.399219.318.5+91
Sales Workers
57410.810.855810.911.1+16
Machinery Operators And Drivers
2424.55.42575.05.7-15
map this data in atlas.idLabourers3887.38.64689.19.5-80
Inadequately described
420.81.3751.51.5-33

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Occupation of employment, 2011
Occupation of employment, 2011 Managers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.5% Professionals, City of Tea Tree Gully: 18.3% Technicians and Trades Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 16.2% Community and Personal Service Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.7% Clerical and Administrative Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 18.3% Sales Workers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 10.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 5.4% Labourers, City of Tea Tree Gully: 8.6% Inadequately described, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.3% Managers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 12.9% Professionals, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 17.9% Technicians and Trades Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 15.4% Community and Personal Service Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 10.1% Clerical and Administrative Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 20.3% Sales Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 10.8% Machinery Operators And Drivers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 4.5% Labourers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 7.3% Inadequately described, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: 0.8%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011
Change in occupation of employment, 2006 to 2011 Managers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +19 Professionals, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +67 Technicians and Trades Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +65 Community and Personal Service Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +62 Clerical and Administrative Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +91 Sales Workers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: +16 Machinery Operators And Drivers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -15 Labourers, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -80 Inadequately described, Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East: -33
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

An analysis of the jobs held by the resident population in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East in 2011 shows the three most popular occupations were:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (1,083 people or 20.3%)
  • Professionals (957 people or 17.9%)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (821 people or 15.4%)

In combination these three occupations accounted for 2,861 people in total or 53.7% of the employed resident population.

In comparison, the City of Tea Tree Gully employed 18.3% in Clerical and Administrative Workers; 18.3% in Professionals; and 16.2% in Technicians and Trades Workers.

The major differences between the jobs held by the population of Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East and the City of Tea Tree Gully were:

  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Managers (12.9% compared to 10.5%)
  • A larger percentage of persons employed as Clerical and Administrative Workers (20.3% compared to 18.3%)
  • A smaller percentage of persons employed as Labourers (7.3% compared to 8.6%)

Emerging groups

The number of employed people in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East increased by 192 between 2006 and 2011.

The largest changes in the occupations of residents between 2006 and 2011 in Greenwith - Salisbury Heights - Salisbury East were for those employed as:

  • Clerical and Administrative Workers (+91 persons)
  • Labourers (-80 persons)
  • Professionals (+67 persons)
  • Technicians and Trades Workers (+65 persons)