Top 5 Occupations That Received Maximum Number of Australian PR Visas

Australia is one of the trendiest countries in terms of great employment opportunities for overseas employees willing to work and settle in Australia on a permanent basis. So many workers will choose Australia for the good job opportunities and for their career growth.

Almost all the employments are in-demand in Australia worker Market, in 2017-2018, Technicians, Managers, and Professionals have emerged as the best jobs to apply for the Permanent Residency in Australia. This top occupation group has awarded with 64.8% Permanent Residency visas during 2017 and 2018.

The total number of Australian Permanent Residency invitations under the skilled migration programs was 162,417 between the years 2017 and 2018 as compared to 183,608 PR invitations between the years 2016 and 2017.

The earlier year saw the highest number of PR invitations issued to the Accountants followed by Nurses and Software Engineers. Pro-Rata jobs like Engineers and Accountants typically reach the occupation limit very quickly.

Top 5 Highly Demanded Occupations:

The five best occupations that received the highest number of Australian Permanent Residency invitations are:

1. Accountants filled 3505 positions in the labor market
2. Software Engineers received 3112 PR invitations
3. Registered Nurses placed for 1561 invitations
4. Developer Programmer positions filled with 1487 places
5. Cooks received 1257 invitations

Overall, the Skilled Visas program has hired with 35,528 migrants for filling several job positions. Out of these, 29,307 jobs have filled under the Employer Nominated Stream.

Number of Positions Filled by Indian Migrants:

The Indian Skilled migrants have filled with 33,310 positions in Australian workers market under the highly Skill Migration Programs. The programs include Australia Skilled Regional Provisional Visa Program (Subclass 489), Australia State Sponsored Visa Program (SUbclass 190), and Australia Skilled Independent Visa Program (Subclass 189).

The Australian PR under skill migration scheme follows a point-based system to select the migrants. Though there are so many subclass visas applications, some employments have very less demand. However, the immigration department of Australian firstly fills highly demanded jobs only.

To be eligible for applying Australian PR, candidates should score the minimum of 65 points out of 100 points. The points will be calculated by considering educational qualification, work experience, age, and language score.

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