The Design industry is a fast paced, innovative and dynamic industry to be a part of. With exciting new trends emerging year on year, there is always a new style, product, print or era to be inspired by.

Working in the design industry provides you with flexibility as the job opportunities can be self-employed, part-time or full-time and as design is Australia’s fastest growing high-paid industries (see below), design professionals have never bee more in demand.

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Design is Australia’s fastest growing high-paid industries

Seek’s annual ‘Learning Figures Report’ was released recently and it’s very good news for designers.

The results of the report are based on the advertised pay figures between July 2014 to July 2015 and found that designers earned an average of about $4000 more than last year.

From this, design was named Australia’s fastest growing high-paid industry this year, with the industry’s average advertised salary jumping by 5%.

The top five industries for percentage job ad growth between FY2014 and FY2015 include:

1. Design and Architecture (42 per cent)

    2. Farming, Animals and Conservation (29 per cent)
    3. Trades and Services (18 per cent)
    4. Marketing and Communications (17 per cent)
    5. Banking and Financial Services (17 per cent)

http://www.seek.com.au/investor/news-media