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January Job Market Report: Competition for jobs spikes

To make finding a job easier, Adzuna brings all the jobs in Australia to the one place. This means we have the most up-to-date statistics and insights on the Australian jobs market. Here are our findings for January… Adzuna Job Vacancy Index Adzuna Average Salary Index Key Points Salary: Average advertised salaries are flat year-on-year, with Continued »

Top 20 Searched Jobs of 2018

As the year is coming to a close we have decided to look at some job search trends in the year with Adzuna. We found that 2018 has been a stellar year for the Australian jobs market. Unemployment is at historic lows (5.3), wage growth has finally picked up following a grueling period of stagnation, and Continued »

December Job Report

To make finding a job easier, Adzuna brings all the jobs in Australia to the one place. This means we have the most up-to-date statistics and insights on the Australian jobs market. Here are our findings for December… Download your copy.  Adzuna Job Vacancy Index Adzuna Average Salary Index Key Points Wage growth (2.3% ABS) Continued »

November Job Report: Wage Growth Delivers Early Christmas Present

Average advertised salaries have increased 4% year-on-year to reach a high of $94,182, according to research by jobs website adzuna.com.au. The research supports recent ABS data released on Wednesday, which revealed wages have grown at the fastest rate in three years, increasing 2.3% in 2018. Adzuna CEO Raife Watson predicts more increases for Australian workers Continued »

Top tips for a successful Skype interview

Businesses are increasingly using technology to save time and money. This ethos is applied to every aspect of a business, including hiring. The number of interviews taking place on video platforms such as Skype has increased tenfold over the past few years. It is common practice, especially for businesses with head offices overseas. Using Skype Continued »

How to fill jobs in difficult locations

We recently took a call from an architecture firm in Victoria who were struggling to find a junior architect to start at their firm. This came as a surprise, as the number of graduate architects competing for junior architect positions is certainly at the higher end of the scale. I couldn’t understand why they weren’t Continued »

Adzuna’s Student of the Year Scholarship Now Open

At Adzuna, we are committed to connecting Australians with better jobs, faster. Often, the toughest part about securing a job upon completing University or TAFE is getting noticed among the thousands of other people competing out there in the job market. To help Australian students to gain a competitive edge, Adzuna has launched our Student Continued »

What world leaders earn compared to their citizens

On average, world leaders earn six times more than their citizens, according to research by jobs website adzuna.com.au. Adzuna compared the annual salaries of leaders from 45 nations with the average income of their population. Coming in first place is South African President Cyril Ramaphosa. President Ramaphosa, who was voted into power in 2018, earns Continued »