An inkling to weakness

After January’s jump, job ads dropped in February. While it’s too early to define the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19), March job ads will better reveal economic responses. For now, Community Services & Development continues to lead the charge of the industries seeing job ad growth. Read on to find out what’s happening in your region and industry.


Growth in job ads

Compared to previous month

More candidates

Change in candidate availability

More candidates per job ad on SEEK



Compared to same month previous year

Source: SEEK Employment Trends: Annual % change (3m/3m)