Explore Careers - Job Market Report
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Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Information on the 3-Year Employment Outlooks for certain occupational groupings is not currently available on Job Bank. Until the completion of the analysis based on the 2011 National Occupational Classification is complete in December 2016, please consult the Open Data website or contact the Labour Market Information Division ( NC-LMI-IMT-GD@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca ) to obtain further information for occupations for which outlooks are not currently available.
Local Employment Potential Information
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Montréal Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Editors (NOC 5122) in the Montreal census metropolitan area.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment growth is expected to be weak.
- A large number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about Editors in the census metropolitan area of Montreal:
- Approximately 2,140 people work in this occupation.
- Editors mainly work in the following sectors:
- Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 55%
- Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 16%
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: 6% compared to 13% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 70% compared to 70% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 24% compared to 17% for all occupations
Local Labour Market NewsWeek of Oct 31 - Nov 04, 2016
- Quebecor Media has announced that it has eliminated 220 positions throughout its Quebec media network, including the elimination of 125 jobs within the TVA Group (available in French only)
- I.C.E. Datacenters and Metro Optic announced the official opening of their Montréal-based I.C.E. data centre, an independent interconnection and fibre optics centre
- Vidéotron has announced the official opening of its 4Degrees data centre in Montréal, a project with an estimated value of $40 million that will enable companies to make better use of online commerce
- ON Entertainment, a French company specializing in cinema and animation production, has announced the opening of a studio in Montréal, an investment of over $12 million. The company plans to hire 300 people over three years. (available in French only)
- The Telus telecommunication company announced a $111M investment in Montréal in 2016 that will be used to install new communication infrastructure (available in French only)
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