Why the job gains and no budge in the unemployment rate? Well, Oregon's workforce continues to grow, in fact for the first time ever, Oregon's civilian labor force has eclipsed two million people. This is most likely due to population growth as Oregon is still a net in-migrtation state.
So it is good news but to give a healthy does of perspective here is a look at the employment numbers from the last decade:
As for which sectors showed growth and which didn't the good folks at the Oregon Employment Department made this nice graphic:
Construction is still hurting badly, but trade and transport showed robust growth.