The 2023 Skills Priority List released
The latest Skills Priority List released by Jobs and Skills Australia shows that 36% of occupations assessed are in shortage.
First capacity study report launched: The Clean Energy Generation: workforce needs for net zero economy
Jobs and Skills Australia’s has released its Clean Energy Capacity Study report, The Clean Energy Generation: workforce needs for a net zero economy.
Towards a national jobs and skills roadmap
Read about the pivotal reports identifying Australia’s current, emerging and future skills needs, and how the national skills system is meeting these needs.
New International Labour Market Update
A new International Labour Market Update report has been released by Jobs and Skills Australia.
August Recruitment Insights Report out now
August REOS results indicate that there was a decrease in the recruitment rate, lowering to levels last seen over much of 2021. Recruitment difficulty and the proportion of employers expecting to increase staffing levels remained relatively steady.
Online job advertisements decrease in August 2023
August's Internet Vacancy Index shows underlying labour market conditions held steady with online job advertisements decreasing slightly nationally, and across some regions.
September quarter Labour Market Update out now
The quarterly Labour Market Update is now available. It shows that we’ve experienced strong labour market conditions over 2022-2023 and particularly strong growth in female full-time employment (up by 6.0%), more than double the growth rate for men (2.7%).
REOS spotlight: Unrealised vacancies. Are some employers discouraged from recruiting?
This month’s spotlight sheds light on employers’ unrealised vacancies. Unrealised vacancies are jobs that employers were not actively trying to fill at the time of being surveyed.
Jobs and Skills Atlas makes navigating labour market data easier
Explore combined labour market data at regional state and national levels, across occupations, skills and industries using the new Jobs and Skills Atlas tool.
Online job advertisements increase in July 2023
July's Internet Vacancy Index shows that, in seasonally adjusted terms, online job advertisements at the national level increased in July 2023 (up 2.1% or 6,000 job advertisements) to 283,600.
July Recruitment Insights Report out now
July REOS results indicate that there were small increases in the recruitment rate and proportion of employers expecting to increase staffing levels, while recruitment difficulty continued to ease.
REOS spotlight: Recruitment patterns for entry level vacancies
This month’s spotlight looks at entry level job opportunities and is broken down by the level of education usually required for the position (skill level), as well as by industry and occupation.
June Skills Shortage Quarterly now available
Employers' ability to fill skilled vacancies fell in June 2023 quarter, based on Jobs and Skills Australia’s new Skills Shortage Quarterly (SSQ) report.
July 2023 Australian Labour Market for Migrants report released
The July 2023 Australian Labour Market for Migrants report is out now.