Recent stats released by SEEK for January 2022, show positive news for job seekers looking to take the next move in their careers.
National job ads are up 40% for Jan 2022 vs Jan 2021 and up 37% vs 2019 (pre-COVID). The job market in Victoria is looking particularly strong with an increase of 47% for Jan year on year, followed closely by New South Wales with an increase of 45% and Queensland’s job ads increasing 38%. ACT showed the lowest growth of 12% vs Jan last year.
And another bonus for job seekers, applications per role are down a massive 50% on average.
source: SEEK employment dashboard Jan 2022