There were five key industries that enjoyed the lion’s share of activity in 2018, contributing to more than 48% of year-on-year job ad growth.
Trades & Services continued to occupy the top spot, largely due to increased demand for automotive trades and electricians.
Mining slipped from second place in 2017 to fourth place.
Healthcare & Medical came in third place (compared to fourth in 2017) while Information & Communication Technology recorded even greater demand, reaching second place
Hospitality & Tourism claimed the fifth spot, up from seventh in 2017.