Your competition in Victoria
The current unemployment rate in Victoria is 6.2% and the average age of job seekers is 37 years old.
A total of 2,911,900 people are employed in Victoria out of a population of 5,629,100 - and 31% of those people in Victoria are working part-time.
How will your studies stack up in Victoria?
Here's a breakdown of the qualifications of people currently working in Victoria:
- The percentage of people employed in Victoria with a bachelor's degree or higher qualification is 32%
- The percentage of people employed in Victoria with a certificate III or higher VET qualification is 30%
- The percentage of people employed in Victoria 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.