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.

Occupation2018 Q1 Job PostingsRank
6421 - Retail salespersons801
3012 - Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses512
6552 - Other customer and information services representatives433
4412 - Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations414
6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)385
0621 - Retail and wholesale trade managers306
3233 - Licensed practical nurses277
6322 - Cooks248
6731 - Light duty cleaners248
6623 - Other sales related occupations2110
8612 - Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers2011
6541 - Security guards and related security service occupations1912
7452 - Material handlers1912
1414 - Receptionists1614
6611 - Cashiers1614
7511 - Transport truck drivers1614
1241 - Administrative assistants1517
6222 - Retail and wholesale buyers1517
6235 - Financial sales representatives1419
1221 - Administrative officers1320
2132 - Mechanical engineers1320
6532 - Outdoor sport and recreational guides1320
7514 - Delivery and courier service drivers1320
9619 - Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities1320
1411 - General office support workers1225
5254 - Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness1225
2225 - Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists1127
4021 - College and other vocational instructors1127
6733 - Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents1127
1111 - Financial auditors and accountants1030
1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations1030
7321 - Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers1030
3414 - Other assisting occupations in support of health services933
4212 - Social and community service workers933
7611 - Construction trades helpers and labourers933
2173 - Software engineers and designers836
6513 - Food and beverage servers836
6711 - Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations836
7311 - Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics836
7441 - Residential and commercial installers and servicers836
1521 - Shippers and receivers741
3143 - Occupational therapists741
6321 - Chefs741
7271 - Carpenters741
8432 - Nursery and greenhouse workers741
3124 - Allied primary health practitioners646
5121 - Authors and writers646
6332 - Bakers646
8431 - General farm workers646
0601 - Corporate sales managers550
1112 - Financial and investment analysts550
1225 - Purchasing agents and officers550
3142 - Physiotherapists550
4152 - Social workers550
6211 - Retail sales supervisors550
6622 - Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers550
6732 - Specialized cleaners550
0013 - Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services458
0122 - Banking, credit and other investment managers458
0911 - Manufacturing managers458
1121 - Human resources professionals458
1215 - Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations458
2121 - Biologists and related scientists458
2232 - Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians458
2233 - Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians458
2242 - Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)458
2253 - Drafting technologists and technicians458
3111 - Specialist physicians458
3131 - Pharmacists458
4167 - Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers458
6621 - Service station attendants458
7205 - Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers458
7231 - Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors458
7237 - Welders and related machine operators458
7313 - Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics458
0111 - Financial managers376
0124 - Advertising, marketing and public relations managers376
0125 - Other business services managers376
0711 - Construction managers376
2171 - Information systems analysts and consultants376
2221 - Biological technologists and technicians376
2231 - Civil engineering technologists and technicians376
4011 - University professors and lecturers376
4012 - Post-secondary teaching and research assistants376
4155 - Probation and parole officers and related occupations376
5211 - Library and public archive technicians376
6562 - Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations376
7522 - Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers376
7531 - Railway yard and track maintenance workers376
7622 - Railway and motor transport labourers376
8255 - Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services376
0114 - Other administrative services managers292
0211 - Engineering managers292
0213 - Computer and information systems managers292
0632 - Accommodation service managers292
1211 - Supervisors, general office and administrative support workers292
1224 - Property administrators292
1226 - Conference and event planners292
1242 - Legal administrative assistants292
1311 - Accounting technicians and bookkeepers292
1431 - Accounting and related clerks292
1513 - Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors292
1524 - Purchasing and inventory control workers292
2131 - Civil engineers292
2141 - Industrial and manufacturing engineers292
2174 - Computer programmers and interactive media developers292
2175 - Web designers and developers292
2211 - Chemical technologists and technicians292
2234 - Construction estimators292
2243 - Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics292
3132 - Dietitians and nutritionists292
3413 - Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates292
4151 - Psychologists292
4153 - Family, marriage and other related counsellors292
4411 - Home child care providers292
5125 - Translators, terminologists and interpreters292
5222 - Film and video camera operators292
5231 - Announcers and other broadcasters292
6221 - Technical sales specialists - wholesale trade292
6232 - Real estate agents and salespersons292
6311 - Food service supervisors292
6331 - Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers - retail and wholesale292
6525 - Hotel front desk clerks292
7241 - Electricians (except industrial and power system)292
7251 - Plumbers292
7272 - Cabinetmakers292
7293 - Insulators292
7316 - Machine fitters292
7512 - Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators292
7521 - Heavy equipment operators (except crane)292
9232 - Petroleum, gas and chemical process operators292
9525 - Assemblers, fabricators and inspectors, industrial electrical motors and transformers292
9615 - Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing292
0016 - Senior managers - construction, transportation, production and utilities1134
0112 - Human resources managers1134
0113 - Purchasing managers1134
0413 - Government managers - education policy development and program administration1134
0432 - Fire chiefs and senior firefighting officers1134
0511 - Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers1134
0731 - Managers in transportation1134
0822 - Managers in horticulture1134
1122 - Professional occupations in business management consulting1134
1212 - Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers1134
1222 - Executive assistants1134
1223 - Human resources and recruitment officers1134
1243 - Medical administrative assistants1134
1312 - Insurance adjusters and claims examiners1134
1415 - Personnel clerks1134
1522 - Storekeepers and partspersons1134
1523 - Production logistics co-ordinators1134
2133 - Electrical and electronics engineers1134
2172 - Database analysts and data administrators1134
2241 - Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians1134
2254 - Land survey technologists and technicians1134
2263 - Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety1134
2281 - Computer network technicians1134
3112 - General practitioners and family physicians1134
3113 - Dentists1134
3121 - Optometrists1134
3144 - Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment1134
3211 - Medical laboratory technologists1134
3212 - Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistants1134
3213 - Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians1134
3214 - Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists1134
3216 - Medical sonographers1134
3219 - Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)1134
3231 - Opticians1134
3236 - Massage therapists1134
3237 - Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment1134
3411 - Dental assistants1134
4168 - Program officers unique to government1134
4169 - Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c.1134
4312 - Firefighters1134
5122 - Editors1134
5242 - Interior designers and interior decorators1134
5251 - Athletes1134
6313 - Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors1134
6341 - Hairstylists and barbers1134
6346 - Funeral directors and embalmers1134
6551 - Customer services representatives - financial institutions1134
6563 - Pet groomers and animal care workers1134
6722 - Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport1134
6741 - Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations1134
6742 - Other service support occupations, n.e.c.1134
7232 - Tool and die makers1134
7282 - Concrete finishers1134
7283 - Tilesetters1134
7294 - Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)1134
7302 - Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews1134
7312 - Heavy-duty equipment mechanics1134
7332 - Appliance servicers and repairers1134
7334 - Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and other related mechanics1134
7381 - Printing press operators1134
7445 - Other repairers and servicers1134
7533 - Boat and cable ferry operators and related occupations1134
7535 - Other automotive mechanical installers and servicers1134
7612 - Other trades helpers and labourers1134
8252 - Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers1134
8411 - Underground mine service and support workers1134
9221 - Supervisors, motor vehicle assembling1134
9411 - Machine operators, mineral and metal processing1134
9417 - Machining tool operators1134
9446 - Industrial sewing machine operators1134
9535 - Plastic products assemblers, finishers and inspectors1134
9537 - Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors1134
9611 - Labourers in mineral and metal processing1134
9612 - Labourers in metal fabrication1134