Professional, Scientific, Technical Services

Provide specialist professional expertise for others in a variety of industries

Overview

The major service provided by this industry is specialist professional, scientific and technical expertise that adds value to other businesses and individuals outside this sector. It is rare for materials or equipment to be sold.

 

Jobs in this industry are related to scientific research, architecture, engineering, computer systems design, law, accountancy, advertising, market research, management and other consultancy, veterinary science and professional photography.

Industry Considerations
  • The workforce is highly skilled and workers usually have a university degree.
  • Most jobs are full-time and are located in capital cities.

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Physicist (including Astronomers)
Physicist (including Astronomers)

Physicists (including Astronomers) study matter, space, time, energy, forces and fields and the interrelationship between…

Estimated pay
$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

ICT Quality Assurance Engineer
ICT Quality Assurance Engineer

ICT Quality Assurance Engineers create, maintain and manage technical quality assurance processes and procedures to assess…

Estimated pay
$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Hydrogeologist
Hydrogeologist

Hydrogeologists monitor, measure, analyse and describe the earth's surface and groundwater resources and many aspects of the…

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$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Software and Applications Programmer
Software and Applications Programmer

Software and Applications Programmers design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user…

Estimated pay
$2,003/week
Future demand
Very strong

Natural and Physical Science Professional (not covered elsewhere)
Natural and Physical Science Professional (not covered elsewhere)

Natural and Physical Science Professionals (not covered elsewhere) include jobs like Materials Scientist, Metrologist, Polymer…

Estimated pay
$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

ICT Support Engineer
ICT Support Engineer

ICT Support Engineers develop support procedures and strategies for systems, networks, operating systems and applications…

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$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Analyst Programmer
Analyst Programmer

Analyst Programmers analyse user needs, produce requirements documentation and system plans, and encode, test, debug, maintain…

Estimated pay
$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

ICT Systems Test Engineer
ICT Systems Test Engineer

ICT System Test Engineers specify, develop and write test plans and test scripts, produce test cases, carry out regression…

Estimated pay
$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineer
Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineer

Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers design, organise and oversee the construction, operation and maintenance of…

Estimated pay
$2,414/week
Future demand
Very strong

Apprenticeship pathway may be available

Developer Programmer
Developer Programmer

Build and modify code for software applications; test code and develop technical documentation.

Estimated pay
$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Apprenticeship pathway may be available

Other Building and Engineering Technician
Other Building and Engineering Technician Other Building and Engineering Technicians includes occupations such as Maintenance Planners, Metallurgical or Materials…
Estimated pay
$2,812/week
Future demand
Very strong

Other ICT Support and Test Engineer
Other ICT Support and Test Engineer

Other ICT Support and Test Engineers includes jobs like Usability Architect.

Estimated pay
$0/week
Future demand
Very strong