The information displayed on this dashboard has been extracted from 20,749
online postings for jobs in Victoria, collected in the period from
Feb 2020 to Jan 2021.
Jobs in Victoria amounted to 5.7% of all jobs in British Columbia.
All Victoria job demand information displayed here is extracted from the job postings automatically,
with an accuracy of at least 90%. A small error margin of 10% or less is possible,
mostly due to the ambiguity of the information that employers provide in their job postings.
5,208 of all postings for
Victoria jobs listed a salary. The average salary advertised in them was
$47,034 to $43,926.
The most advertised job categories in Victoria were
Cooks; Retail salespersons; and Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations.
The most in-demand required skills that employers listed
when advertising jobs in Victoria were Communication skills
(required by 35.7% of all Victoria jobs)
, and Customer Service
Employers who advertised job openings in Victoria included
BC Public Service, Vancouver Island Health Authority / VIHA, and COMPAS Inc..
Victoria (BC) is the capital of British Columbia(BC). The Greater Victoria Area includes the city of Victoria, as well as the municipalities of Saanich, Esquimalt, Oak Bay, Langford, and North Saanich. The most populous municipality of the Victoria area is actually Saanich and not the city of Victoria itself. With Victoria being the capital of BC, it is not surprising that the public sector is responsible for a very large share of the jobs in Victoria compared to many other cities. 13 out the the 15 largest Employers in Victoria (measured by number of employees) are in the public sector. "