Quarterly Job Postings

Advertising jobs online is a common approach among employers looking to hire. As a result, there is a wealth of information scattered across the Internet, identifying the employers’ qualifications needs and expectations. The information below presents the number of online job postings in the Peterborough Area by 4-digit occupation.

To learn more about occupational codes and the National Occupation Classification (NOC) system, please visit, Government of Canada – NOC.

Note. These figures represent only job postings, which may or may not have been filled.

Occupation2017 Q3 Job PostingsRank
4021 - College and other vocational instructors741
3012 - Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses722
6421 - Retail salespersons722
6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)474
6552 - Other customer and information services representatives465
0621 - Retail and wholesale trade managers376
3233 - Licensed practical nurses376
6611 - Cashiers348
4412 - Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations279
6322 - Cooks2210
6623 - Other sales related occupations2111
6235 - Financial sales representatives2012
6731 - Light duty cleaners2012
6622 - Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers1914
6541 - Security guards and related security service occupations1815
3414 - Other assisting occupations in support of health services1716
6222 - Retail and wholesale buyers1716
0601 - Corporate sales managers1518
7511 - Transport truck drivers1518
3131 - Pharmacists1420
7611 - Construction trades helpers and labourers1420
0631 - Restaurant and food service managers1322
6513 - Food and beverage servers1322
7452 - Material handlers1322
2132 - Mechanical engineers1225
6711 - Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations1225
1414 - Receptionists1127
7514 - Delivery and courier service drivers1127
9619 - Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities1127
1241 - Administrative assistants1030
1411 - General office support workers1030
2231 - Civil engineering technologists and technicians1030
7321 - Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers1030
2174 - Computer programmers and interactive media developers934
6562 - Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations934
1221 - Administrative officers736
2242 - Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)736
4212 - Social and community service workers736
1121 - Human resources professionals639
1311 - Accounting technicians and bookkeepers639
1431 - Accounting and related clerks639
1513 - Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors639
2133 - Electrical and electronics engineers639
5254 - Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness639
6332 - Bakers639
6733 - Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents639
7311 - Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics639
1111 - Financial auditors and accountants548
1223 - Human resources and recruitment officers548
2232 - Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians548
3142 - Physiotherapists548
5252 - Coaches548
6211 - Retail sales supervisors548
7271 - Carpenters548
0112 - Human resources managers455
0911 - Manufacturing managers455
1114 - Other financial officers455
1314 - Assessors, valuators and appraisers455
1511 - Mail, postal and related workers455
1521 - Shippers and receivers455
2131 - Civil engineers455
2251 - Architectural technologists and technicians455
3124 - Allied primary health practitioners455
3212 - Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistants455
4030 - Teachers455
6732 - Specialized cleaners455
8612 - Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers455
9412 - Foundry workers455
9614 - Labourers in wood, pulp and paper processing455
0111 - Financial managers370
0125 - Other business services managers370
0711 - Construction managers370
0714 - Facility operation and maintenance managers370
1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations370
1215 - Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations370
1222 - Executive assistants370
1224 - Property administrators370
1225 - Purchasing agents and officers370
1252 - Health information management occupations370
2121 - Biologists and related scientists370
2141 - Industrial and manufacturing engineers370
2171 - Information systems analysts and consultants370
2221 - Biological technologists and technicians370
3413 - Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates370
4011 - University professors and lecturers370
4152 - Social workers370
4214 - Early childhood educators and assistants370
4411 - Home child care providers370
5122 - Editors370
6311 - Food service supervisors370
6321 - Chefs370
6532 - Outdoor sport and recreational guides370
6621 - Service station attendants370
6741 - Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations370
6742 - Other service support occupations, n.e.c.370
7233 - Sheet metal workers370
7237 - Welders and related machine operators370
7294 - Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)370
7512 - Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators370
7612 - Other trades helpers and labourers370
9232 - Petroleum, gas and chemical process operators370
9534 - Furniture finishers and refinishers370
9617 - Labourers in food, beverage and associated products processing370
1251 - Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupations2104
1432 - Payroll clerks2104
1522 - Storekeepers and partspersons2104
2173 - Software engineers and designers2104
2211 - Chemical technologists and technicians2104
2225 - Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists2104
2233 - Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians2104
2241 - Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians2104
3211 - Medical laboratory technologists2104
3231 - Opticians2104
3232 - Practitioners of natural healing2104
3236 - Massage therapists2104
4012 - Post-secondary teaching and research assistants2104
5121 - Authors and writers2104
6341 - Hairstylists and barbers2104
6722 - Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport2104
7203 - Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades2104
7232 - Tool and die makers2104
7241 - Electricians (except industrial and power system)2104
7312 - Heavy-duty equipment mechanics2104
7513 - Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeurs2104
7521 - Heavy equipment operators (except crane)2104
7535 - Other automotive mechanical installers and servicers2104
8431 - General farm workers2104
9243 - Water and waste treatment plant operators2104
9537 - Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors2104
0014 - Senior managers - health, education, social and community services and membership organizations1130
0113 - Purchasing managers1130
0114 - Other administrative services managers1130
0124 - Advertising, marketing and public relations managers1130
0213 - Computer and information systems managers1130
0413 - Government managers - education policy development and program administration1130
0421 - Administrators - post-secondary education and vocational training1130
0433 - Commissioned officers of the Canadian Forces1130
0632 - Accommodation service managers1130
1113 - Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers1130
1211 - Supervisors, general office and administrative support workers1130
1242 - Legal administrative assistants1130
1416 - Court clerks1130
1422 - Data entry clerks1130
1512 - Letter carriers1130
1525 - Dispatchers1130
1526 - Transportation route and crew schedulers1130
2153 - Urban and land use planners1130
2172 - Database analysts and data administrators1130
2175 - Web designers and developers1130
2234 - Construction estimators1130
2274 - Engineer officers, water transport1130
2282 - User support technicians1130
3011 - Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors1130
3111 - Specialist physicians1130
3132 - Dietitians and nutritionists1130
3143 - Occupational therapists1130
3219 - Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)1130
4033 - Educational counsellors1130
4111 - Judges1130
4112 - Lawyers and Quebec notaries1130
4151 - Psychologists1130
4155 - Probation and parole officers and related occupations1130
4167 - Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers1130
5211 - Library and public archive technicians1130
5221 - Photographers1130
5231 - Announcers and other broadcasters1130
6231 - Insurance agents and brokers1130
6551 - Customer services representatives - financial institutions1130
6721 - Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up services1130
7202 - Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations1130
7231 - Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors1130
7245 - Telecommunications line and cable workers1130
7247 - Cable television service and maintenance technicians1130
7251 - Plumbers1130
7301 - Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades1130
7302 - Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews1130
7313 - Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics1130
7315 - Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors1130
7441 - Residential and commercial installers and servicers1130
7522 - Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers1130
7622 - Railway and motor transport labourers1130
9241 - Power engineers and power systems operators1130
9437 - Woodworking machine operators1130
9461 - Process control and machine operators, food, beverage and associated products processing1130
9521 - Aircraft assemblers and aircraft assembly inspectors1130
9523 - Electronics assemblers, fabricators, inspectors and testers1130
9525 - Assemblers, fabricators and inspectors, industrial electrical motors and transformers1130
9526 - Mechanical assemblers and inspectors1130
9532 - Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors1130
9536 - Industrial painters, coaters and metal finishing process operators1130
9612 - Labourers in metal fabrication1130
9615 - Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing1130