Job ad decline moderates; demand in health and community services

New job ads are down 7.4% nationally compared to the same time last year, but this is a slight improvement on previous months.

-7.4%

Growth in job ads

More candidates

Change in candidate availability

More candidates per job ad on SEEK

$88,652

+2.5%

Compared to same month previous year

Source: SEEK Employment Trends August 2019 vs August 2018, seasonally adjusted