Your competition in Brisbane
The current unemployment rate in Brisbane is 5.7% and the average age of job seekers is 36 years old.
A total of 1,081,000 people are employed in Brisbane out of a population of 2,081,100 - and 28% of those people in Brisbane are working part-time.
How will your studies stack up in Brisbane?
Here's a breakdown of the qualifications of people currently working in Brisbane:
- The percentage of people employed in Brisbane with a bachelor's degree or higher qualification is 32%
- The percentage of people employed in Brisbane with a certificate III or higher VET qualification is 31%
- The percentage of people employed in Brisbane without a post-school qualification is 34%
Sources: Trovit Australia, SEEK, MyCareer,
Labour Market Information Portal, PayScale, Open Universities Australia, Census QuickStats Australian Jobs 2014 Report and 2014 Employment Outlook to November 2018 Report.