October 2019 Skills Select Update

Invitations by Points Score 11 October 2019

The minimum point score for the 11 October 2019 Skills Select round was 80 points.  Highest number of invitations were issued on 85 points, with the second highest number of  invitations being issued on 80 points. All the invitations were issued for the subclass 189 program as the subclass 489 program is now closed.

Pro-rata Occupations

Due to high levels of demand, the below occupations are subject to pro-rata arrangements to ensure availability of invitations across the program year.

Subclass

Occupation ID

Description

Minimum points score

Latest date of effect

189

2211

Accountants

90

6/09/2019 10:29am

189

2212

Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers

85

12/04/2019

9:46am

189

2334

Electronics Engineer

80

4/06/2019 12:07pm

189

2335

Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers

80

11/12/2018

6:39pm

189

2339

Other Engineering Professionals

80

3/04/2019

6:42pm

189

2611

ICT Business and System Analysts

80

20/03/2019 6:34pm

189

2613

Software and Applications Programmers

80

9/04/2019

8:56pm

189

2631

Computer Network Professionals

80

20/05/2019 10:05am

 

The occupations that received highest number of invitations

Since July 2019, the 15 occupations listed below have received the highest number of invitations:

Occupation ID

Description

Invitations to 11/10/2019

2613

Software and Applications Programmers

722

2211

Accountants

227

2544

Registered Nurses

220

2321

Architects and Landscape Architects

219

2611

ICT Business and Systems Analysts

214

2631

Computer Network Professionals

209

2332

Civil Engineering Professionals

155

2335

Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers

133

2212

Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers

129

2633

Telecommunications Engineering Professionals

114

2333

Electrical Engineers

111

2621

Database and Systems Administrators and ICT Security Specialists

100

2339

Other Engineering Professionals

81

2334

Electronics Engineers

77

2725

Social Workers

42