Your competition in Melbourne
The current unemployment rate in Melbourne is 6% and the average age of job seekers is 37 years old.
A total of 2,162,100 people are employed in Melbourne out of a population of 4,185,300 - and 31% of those people in Melbourne are working part-time.
How will your studies stack up in Melbourne?
Here's a breakdown of the qualifications of people currently working in Melbourne:
- The percentage of people employed in Melbourne with a bachelor's degree or higher qualification is 37%
- The percentage of people employed in Melbourne with a certificate III or higher VET qualification is 27%
- The percentage of people employed in Melbourne without a post-school qualification is 33%
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.