Hiring trends in Australia in 2018
Australia is currently enjoying a period of economic stability, which is expected to continue. In 2018, the jobs market is predicted to be steady, with pockets of high demand in some areas. In most major cities, the big drivers of jobs growth in 2018 will be the technology and infrastructure sectors.
Some cities will also experience high demand in the compliance areas of banking and financial services. Technology is fundamentally reshaping organisations across every industry sector as businesses seek to become more efficient and customer-focused.
In 2018, employers will be looking to attract and retain IT professionals in several specialist areas, including cyber security, robotic process automation, artificial intelligence, business intelligence and analytics, user experience and user interface. We expect to see strong salary growth for these professionals.