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 Q2 Job PostingsRank
4021 - College and other vocational instructors1811
6421 - Retail salespersons1002
6552 - Other customer and information services representatives603
3012 - Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses524
4412 - Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations475
6322 - Cooks475
621 - Retail and wholesale trade managers387
3233 - Licensed practical nurses348
7452 - Material handlers339
7611 - Construction trades helpers and labourers3210
1241 - Administrative assistants3011
9619 - Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities3011
1414 - Receptionists2713
6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)2713
6711 - Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations2615
7511 - Transport truck drivers2416
7514 - Delivery and courier service drivers2317
6611 - Cashiers2018
6222 - Retail and wholesale buyers1919
6541 - Security guards and related security service occupations1820
2225 - Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists1721
6623 - Other sales related occupations1721
6731 - Light duty cleaners1623
6733 - Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents1623
8612 - Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers1623
1221 - Administrative officers1526
6321 - Chefs1526
3414 - Other assisting occupations in support of health services1428
6232 - Real estate agents and salespersons1428
6532 - Outdoor sport and recreational guides1428
1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations1331
1311 - Accounting technicians and bookkeepers1331
1411 - General office support workers1331
6235 - Financial sales representatives1331
4011 - University professors and lecturers1235
4212 - Social and community service workers1235
6732 - Specialized cleaners1235
601 - Corporate sales managers1138
1111 - Financial auditors and accountants1138
1121 - Human resources professionals1138
6211 - Retail sales supervisors1138
3143 - Occupational therapists1042
9532 - Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors1042
1521 - Shippers and receivers844
2132 - Mechanical engineers844
5254 - Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness844
6513 - Food and beverage servers844
7237 - Welders and related machine operators844
7271 - Carpenters844
7291 - Roofers and shinglers844
7321 - Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers844
7441 - Residential and commercial installers and servicers844
8431 - General farm workers844
2174 - Computer programmers and interactive media developers754
2242 - Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)754
3131 - Pharmacists754
4012 - Post-secondary teaching and research assistants754
6332 - Bakers754
7311 - Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics754
7521 - Heavy equipment operators (except crane)754
114 - Other administrative services managers661
1522 - Storekeepers and partspersons661
4152 - Social workers661
6511 - Maitres d'hotel and hosts/hostesses661
6741 - Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations661
9617 - Labourers in food, beverage and associated products processing661
13 - Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services567
631 - Restaurant and food service managers567
1215 - Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations567
1431 - Accounting and related clerks567
3124 - Allied primary health practitioners567
3142 - Physiotherapists567
3411 - Dental assistants567
6311 - Food service supervisors567
6562 - Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations567
6621 - Service station attendants567
7512 - Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators567
7612 - Other trades helpers and labourers567
111 - Financial managers479
1525 - Dispatchers479
2232 - Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians479
3219 - Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)479
3413 - Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates479
6313 - Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors479
6563 - Pet groomers and animal care workers479
7251 - Plumbers479
8255 - Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services479
9446 - Industrial sewing machine operators479
124 - Advertising, marketing and public relations managers389
125 - Other business services managers389
714 - Facility operation and maintenance managers389
911 - Manufacturing managers389
1112 - Financial and investment analysts389
1225 - Purchasing agents and officers389
1226 - Conference and event planners389
1523 - Production logistics co-ordinators389
2141 - Industrial and manufacturing engineers389
3111 - Specialist physicians389
3237 - Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment389
4151 - Psychologists389
4214 - Early childhood educators and assistants389
5121 - Authors and writers389
5212 - Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries389
5243 - Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers389
6316 - Other services supervisors389
6525 - Hotel front desk clerks389
6622 - Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers389
7241 - Electricians (except industrial and power system)389
7272 - Cabinetmakers389
7335 - Other small engine and small equipment repairers389
7381 - Printing press operators389
7532 - Water transport deck and engine room crew389
7622 - Railway and motor transport labourers389
9525 - Assemblers, fabricators and inspectors, industrial electrical motors and transformers389
9537 - Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors389
9615 - Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing389
16 - Senior managers - construction, transportation, production and utilities2117
113 - Purchasing managers2117
632 - Accommodation service managers2117
651 - Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c.2117
1113 - Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers2117
1222 - Executive assistants2117
1223 - Human resources and recruitment officers2117
1243 - Medical administrative assistants2117
1252 - Health information management occupations2117
1312 - Insurance adjusters and claims examiners2117
1524 - Purchasing and inventory control workers2117
2121 - Biologists and related scientists2117
2133 - Electrical and electronics engineers2117
2171 - Information systems analysts and consultants2117
2173 - Software engineers and designers2117
2233 - Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians2117
2255 - Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorology2117
3112 - General practitioners and family physicians2117
3132 - Dietitians and nutritionists2117
3212 - Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistants2117
3214 - Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists2117
3231 - Opticians2117
3236 - Massage therapists2117
4153 - Family, marriage and other related counsellors2117
4155 - Probation and parole officers and related occupations2117
5122 - Editors2117
5221 - Photographers2117
5227 - Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts2117
6512 - Bartenders2117
6521 - Travel counsellors2117
6721 - Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up services2117
6742 - Other service support occupations, n.e.c.2117
7231 - Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors2117
7247 - Cable television service and maintenance technicians2117
7522 - Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers2117
8252 - Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers2117
8432 - Nursery and greenhouse workers2117
9411 - Machine operators, mineral and metal processing2117
9417 - Machining tool operators2117
12 - Senior government managers and officials1156
112 - Human resources managers1156
131 - Telecommunication carriers managers1156
513 - Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors1156
711 - Construction managers1156
1122 - Professional occupations in business management consulting1156
1212 - Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers1156
1242 - Legal administrative assistants1156
1313 - Insurance underwriters1156
1314 - Assessors, valuators and appraisers1156
1432 - Payroll clerks1156
1513 - Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors1156
2131 - Civil engineers1156
2172 - Database analysts and data administrators1156
2175 - Web designers and developers1156
2221 - Biological technologists and technicians1156
2222 - Agricultural and fish products inspectors1156
2231 - Civil engineering technologists and technicians1156
2234 - Construction estimators1156
2241 - Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians1156
2243 - Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics1156
2244 - Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors1156
2252 - Industrial designers1156
2253 - Drafting technologists and technicians1156
3113 - Dentists1156
3121 - Optometrists1156
3122 - Chiropractors1156
3216 - Medical sonographers1156
3222 - Dental hygienists and dental therapists1156
4030 - Teachers1156
4031 - Secondary school teachers1156
4033 - Educational counsellors1156
4166 - Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers1156
4167 - Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers1156
4169 - Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c.1156
4211 - Paralegal and related occupations1156
4216 - Other instructors1156
4411 - Home child care providers1156
4423 - By-law enforcement and other regulatory officers, n.e.c.1156
5111 - Librarians1156
5211 - Library and public archive technicians1156
5231 - Announcers and other broadcasters1156
5241 - Graphic designers and illustrators1156
6331 - Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers - retail and wholesale1156
6345 - Upholsterers1156
7235 - Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters1156
7253 - Gas fitters1156
7283 - Tilesetters1156
7293 - Insulators1156
7305 - Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators1156
7313 - Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics1156
7371 - Crane operators1156
7444 - Pest controllers and fumigators1156
7513 - Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeurs1156
7533 - Boat and cable ferry operators and related occupations1156
7621 - Public works and maintenance labourers1156
8241 - Logging machinery operators1156
9437 - Woodworking machine operators1156
9471 - Plateless printing equipment operators1156
9526 - Mechanical assemblers and inspectors1156
9527 - Machine operators and inspectors, electrical apparatus manufacturing1156
9533 - Other wood products assemblers and inspectors1156
9536 - Industrial painters, coaters and metal finishing process operators1156
9611 - Labourers in mineral and metal processing1156