We are pleased to provide quarterly job postings as well as occupational demand projections for the Northumberland area.

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 Northumberland 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.
Job posting data is sourced from Vicinity Jobs

Northumberland2019 Q4 Job PostingsRank
4412 - Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations271
6552 - Other customer and information services representatives232
3233 - Licensed practical nurses223
3012 - Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses204
6322 - Cooks135
6235 - Financial sales representatives106
6421 - Retail salespersons107
6711 - Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations98
7514 - Delivery and courier service drivers99
8431 - General farm workers910
9619 - Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities911
7452 - Material handlers812
1241 - Administrative assistants713
1414 - Receptionists714
3414 - Other assisting occupations in support of health services715
6513 - Food and beverage servers716
6232 - Real estate agents and salespersons617
6222 - Retail and wholesale buyers518
7237 - Welders and related machine operators519
0125 - Other business services managers420
1221 - Administrative officers421
3219 - Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)422
3411 - Dental assistants423
4152 - Social workers424
4214 - Early childhood educators and assistants425
6311 - Food service supervisors426
6731 - Light duty cleaners427
0621 - Retail and wholesale trade managers328
0631 - Restaurant and food service managers329
1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations330
1215 - Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations331
1311 - Accounting technicians and bookkeepers332
1521 - Shippers and receivers333
3111 - Specialist physicians334
4031 - Secondary school teachers335
4153 - Family, marriage and other related counsellors336
5254 - Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness337
6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)338
0114 - Other administrative services managers239
1111 - Financial auditors and accountants240
3114 - Veterinarians241
3124 - Allied primary health practitioners242
3142 - Physiotherapists243
3212 - Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistants244
3222 - Dental hygienists and dental therapists245
6525 - Hotel front desk clerks246
6562 - Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations247
7247 - Cable television service and maintenance technicians248
7252 - Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers249
7311 - Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics250
7321 - Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers251
7611 - Construction trades helpers and labourers252
9232 - Petroleum, gas and chemical process operators253
9537 - Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors254
9615 - Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing255
0112 - Human resources managers156
0131 - Telecommunication carriers managers157
0601 - Corporate sales managers158
0711 - Construction managers159
0714 - Facility operation and maintenance managers160
1112 - Financial and investment analysts161
1411 - General office support workers162
1431 - Accounting and related clerks163
1434 - Banking, insurance and other financial clerks164
1451 - Library assistants and clerks165
1524 - Purchasing and inventory control workers166
2141 - Industrial and manufacturing engineers167
2281 - Computer network technicians168
3011 - Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors169
3131 - Pharmacists170
3132 - Dietitians and nutritionists171
3213 - Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians172
3215 - Medical radiation technologists173
3231 - Opticians174
3237 - Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment175
4012 - Post-secondary teaching and research assistants176
4155 - Probation and parole officers and related occupations177
4163 - Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants178
4167 - Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers179
4411 - Home child care providers180
4413 - Elementary and secondary school teacher assistants181
5212 - Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries182
5221 - Photographers183
6316 - Other services supervisors184
6321 - Chefs185
6332 - Bakers186
6524 - Ground and water transport ticket agents, cargo service representatives and related clerks187
6611 - Cashiers188
6622 - Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers189
6733 - Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents190
6741 - Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations191
7205 - Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers192
7251 - Plumbers193
7253 - Gas fitters194
7271 - Carpenters195
7511 - Transport truck drivers196
7622 - Railway and motor transport labourers197
8432 - Nursery and greenhouse workers198
8611 - Harvesting labourers199
9241 - Power engineers and power systems operators1100
9415 - Inspectors and testers, mineral and metal processing1101
9416 - Metalworking and forging machine operators1102
9446 - Industrial sewing machine operators1103
9522 - Motor vehicle assemblers, inspectors and testers1104

Occupational Demand Projections

Below you will find occupational demand projections for the Northumberland area. The occupations are ranked based on the total projected growth between 2019 and 2024.

The occupations and their preceding four digit code are based on Employment and Social Development Canada’s National Occupational Classification (NOC) system. The NOC system consists of 500 unit groups which capture every occupation in the economy.

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

Data Source: Economic Modelling Specialists International (Emsi) / www.economicmodelling.com

OccupationNumber of Jobs in 2019Number of Jobs in 2024Job GrowthRank
3413 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates7408981581
6411 Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)450546962
3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses580673933
4212 Social and community service workers408481734
1414 Receptionists353417645
7512 Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators184246626
6211 Retail sales supervisors504561577
1431 Accounting and related clerks308365578
6622 Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers430470409
6731 Light duty cleaners3744093510
3414 Other assisting occupations in support of health services1151463111
7511 Transport truck drivers5345632912
7521 Heavy equipment operators (except crane)2562852913
7301 Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades1371652814
9418 Other metal products machine operators1701982815
0423 Managers in social, community and correctional services1031302716
3233 Licensed practical nurses1902172717
4214 Early childhood educators and assistants2622882618
6541 Security guards and related security service occupations1691942519
7271 Carpenters3283522420
6711 Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations7667892321
7241 Electricians (except industrial and power system)1761992322
4412 Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations1451672223
6421 Retail salespersons98210011924
1221 Administrative officers3333511825
2131 Civil engineers55701526
1411 General office support workers3193341527
2132 Mechanical engineers76891328
3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)1031161329
4152 Social workers1231351230
7237 Welders and related machine operators1751871231
2211 Chemical technologists and technicians951071232
3011 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors59711233
7312 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics1021141234
2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians57681135
7514 Delivery and courier service drivers1011121136
0422 School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education79901137
4112 Lawyers and Quebec notaries51621138
4030 Secondary and elementary school teachers and educational counsellors, n.e.c.3743841039
6513 Food and beverage servers2872971040
6322 Cooks3713811041
9213 Supervisors, food and beverage processing66761042
2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians51611043
4032 Elementary school and kindergarten teachers226235944
3234 Paramedical occupations5564945
4165 Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers4958946
3112 General practitioners and family physicians2029947
9417 Machining tool operators6271948
3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists6069949
3111 Specialist physicians1927850