Job advertisements in Australia rose by 4.7 percent month-over-month to the highest since 2008 of 196,612 in April 2021, after a 7.8 percent jump a month earlier. This was the eleventh straight month of gains in job ads, suggesting strong demand for labor will withstand the removal of some government emergency support programs. The strength of ads was welcome given the ending of the government's JobKeeper scheme coukld see 100,000-150,000 out of work, according to Catherine Birch, ANZ senior economist. “We've also seen almost 160,000 additional people employed over the past two months," she added. "Strong labor demand should mean that many, but not all, will be able to find new work elsewhere relatively quickly." On an annual bases, job ads surged almost 200 percent. source: Australia and New Zealand Banking Group
Job Advertisements in Australia averaged 142053.92 from 1999 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 255912 in April of 2008 and a record low of 64870 in May of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - Australia Job Advertisements - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Australia Job Advertisements - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2021.
Job Advertisements in Australia is expected to be 178000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Job Advertisements in Australia to stand at 170000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Australia Job Advertisements is projected to trend around 175000.00 in 2022, according to our econometric models.