Explore Careers - Job Market Report
Description | Titles | Duties | Related Occupations
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.
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 Sep 26 - Sep 30, 2016
- 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)
- The Centre culturel de Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, a project valued at an estimated $24.3M, opened in Montréal (available in French only)
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