We are pleased to provide occupational demand projections as well as sector demand projections for the Northumberland area.

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 2022 and 2027, and for each year, the numbers represent the projected number of people working in each occupation.

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 NOC system, please visit, Government of Canada – NOC.

Data Source: Economic Modelling Specialists International (Emsi)

OccupationNumber of Jobs in 2022Number of Jobs in 2027Job GrowthRank
9422-Plastics processing machine operators5367412051
6513-Food and beverage servers356432762
3413-Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates662722603
6511-Maîtres d'hôtel and hosts/hostesses155210554
1431-Accounting and related clerks371420495
7522-Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers173221486
4212-Social and community service workers359396378
7512-Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators157191349
1521-Shippers and receivers2352673210
9617-Labourers in food and beverage processing1321643211
6211-Retail sales supervisors5395703112
6552-Other customer and information services representatives2262542814
6411-Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)4194472815
5254-Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness1391632416
9418-Other metal products machine operators1772002317
2132-Mechanical engineers1321532118
6711-Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations7547721819
6311-Food service supervisors1741921820
4032-Elementary school and kindergarten teachers2602771721
6622-Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers4484631522
7511-Transport truck drivers5085241623
6551-Customer services representatives - financial institutions1471621524
6421-Retail salespersons9749871325
6731-Light duty cleaners3924031126
7611-Construction trades helpers and labourers2532631027
9461-Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing158165729
7242-Industrial electricians158163530
7301-Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades137142531
3233-Licensed practical nurses153159632
1221-Administrative officers296301533
8612-Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers137138134
6733-Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents333331-235
7311-Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics281278-336
1311-Accounting technicians and bookkeepers193190-337
7241-Electricians (except industrial and power system)145140-538
4031-Secondary school teachers166159-739
9421-Chemical plant machine operators151144-740
7521-Heavy equipment operators (except crane)208199-941
4030-Secondary and elementary school teachers and educational counsellors, n.e.c.400387-1342
3012-Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses396381-1543
1241-Administrative assistants277260-1744
7321-Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers198180-1845
7452-Material handlers234214-2046
0621-Retail and wholesale trade managers172148-2447
4214-Early childhood educators and assistants136107-2949
1411-General office support workers231195-3650

Sector Demand Projections

Below you will find sector demand projections for the Northumberland area. The sectors are ranked based on the total projected growth between 2022 and 2027, and for each year, the numbers represent the projected number of people working in each sector.

The sectors and their preceding two digit code are based on Statistics Canada’s North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). At the highest level of the hierarchal structure, the NAICS system divides the economy into 20 sectors.

To learn more about industry codes and the NAICS system, please visit, Statistics Canada – NAICS.

Data Source: Economic Modelling Specialists International (Emsi)

SectorNumber of Jobs in 2022Number of Jobs in 2027Job GrowthRank
62-Health care and social assistance457548933181
72-Accommodation and food services201921841652
56-Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services134614951493
44-45-Retail trade385839911335
52-Finance and insurance692771796
71-Arts, entertainment and recreation253277248
48-49-Transportation and warehousing522539179
61-Educational services134413561210
54-Professional, scientific and technical services8848951111
21-Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction103112912
53-Real estate and rental and leasing319326713
51-Information and cultural industries189195614
41-Wholesale trade916921515
81-Other services (except public administration)874862-1217
11-Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting462444-1818
91-Public administration18721845-2719
55-Management of companies and enterprisesN/AN/AN/AN/A

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