Financial and Investment Analysts – NOC 1112

165

Number of People Who Work in this Industry

$70,827

Median Income of People Working in this Occupation

23%

Chance this Occupation Will Be Impacted by Technology in the Next Decade

100%

Participation Rate
Percentage of the number of people currently working in the occupation as compared to the total number of people within the occupation as of the week of
May 1 to May 7 2016

0.0%

Unemployment Rate
Percentage of people looking for work as compared to the total number of people in the occupation as of the week of May 1 to May 7, 2016, when the unemployment rate was 7.8% in SDG and 5.3% in PR.

Education

of People Working in this Occupation

36.4% of the workforce has a College, CEGEP or non-university certificate or diploma.

51.5% of the workforce has a university diploma or degree.

Age of the Workforce

in this Occupation

30.3% of the workforce is age 25 to 34.

30.3% of the workforce is age 45 to 54.

Sectors that Employ this Occupation

24.2% of financial and investment analysts work in each of the Finance and Insurance sector and Public Administration.

12.1% work in the Educational Services sector.

Employment Outlook

The employment outlook in our region for 2017-2019 is fair. Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions. A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements. There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Projected growth rate in Ontario: 7.1%-8%

More Information

What Else Do I Need to Know?

  • Employment Outlook for Financial and Investment Analysts in the Ottawa Economic Region is good. Given the older age profile of this occupational group locally, job opportunities will arise from the need to replace workers who leave or retire.
  • Individuals available to work overtime at the end of financial reporting periods and during federal tax season may have better job prospects. Those with technical or product knowledge in a specific area may have an employment advantage.
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