Australian government publishes the visa statistics multiple times since it depends upon the invitations issued for particular occupation.

Below are the details of number of places allocated for a specific occupation and the number of places filled up.

Occupation ID Description Occupation Ceiling Value 2016-2017 Invitations to date
1331 Construction Managers 5289 67
1332 Engineering Managers 1407 19
1335 Production Managers 3368 8
1341 Child Care Centre Managers 1000 14
1342 Health and Welfare Services Managers 1177 22
2211 Accountants* 2500 1512
2212 Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers 1413 825
2241Actuaries, Mathematicians and Statisticians 1000 66
2245Land Economists and Valuers 1035 30
2312Marine Transport Professionals 1000 59
2321 Architects and Landscape Architects 1391 228
2322 Cartographers and Surveyors 1000 46
2331 Chemical and Materials Engineers 1000 399
2332 Civil Engineering Professionals 2174 908
2333 Electrical Engineers 1254 500
2334 Electronics Engineers 1000 647
2335 Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers 1539 1331
2339 Other Engineering Professionals 1000 794
2341 Agricultural and Forestry Scientists 1000 115
2346 Medical Laboratory Scientists 1602 77
2347 Veterinarians 1000 47
2349 Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals 1000 14
2411 Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers 1822 113
2414 Secondary School Teachers 8032 310
2415 Special Education Teachers 1126 11
2512 Medical Imaging Professionals 1000 47
2514 Optometrists and Orthoptists 1000 4
2519 Orthotist or Prosthetist 1000 3
2521 Chiropractors and Osteopaths 1000 14
2524 Occupational Therapists 1000 73
2525 Physiotherapists 1345 89
2526 Podiatrists 1000 14
2527 Speech Professionals and Audiologists 1000 23
2531 General Practitioners and Resident Medical officers 3495 210
2532 Anaesthetists 1000 18
2533 Internal Medicine Specialists 1000 29
2534 Psychiatrists 1000 6
2535 Surgeons 1000 14
2539 Other Medical Practitioners 1315 308
2541 Midwives 1017 22
2544 Registered Nurses 16346 1686
2611 ICT Business and Systems Analysts 1482 960
2613 Software and Applications Programmers 5662 3398
2631 Computer Network Professionals 1426 1082
2633 Telecommunications Engineering Professionals 1000 533
2711 Barristers 1000 0
2713 Solicitors 5154 123
2723 Psychologists 1532 45
2725 Social Workers 1783 105
3122 Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 1000 78
3123 Electrical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians 1000 57
3132 Telecommunications Technical Specialists 1000 18
3211 Automotive Electricians 1000 7
3212 Motor Mechanics 5597 107
3222 Sheetmetal Trades Workers 1000 1
3223 Structural Steel and Welding Trades Workers 4466 35
3232 Metal Fitters and Machinists 6677 58
3233 Precision Metal Trades Workers 1000 0
3241 Panelbeaters 1000 4
3311 Bricklayers and Stonemasons 1751 22
3312 Carpenters and Joiners 7718 89
3322 Painting Trades Workers 2871 14
3331 Glaziers 1000 2
3332 Plasterers 2149 17
3334 Wall and Floor Tilers 1475 3
3341 Plumbers 5169 42
3411 Electricians 9345 112
3421 Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics 1701 16
3422 Electrical Distribution Trades Workers 1000 3
3423 Electronics Trades Workers 1993 31
3513 Chefs 2854 89
3941 Cabinetmakers 1568 3
3991 Boat Builders and Shipwright 1000 1