The table below looks at the statistics for 3ds Max skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3ds Max over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
Rank 840 873 850
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 38 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 0.23% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 29
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £20,250 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16759 15379 16066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.83% 14.99% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13807 12437 13771
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

3ds Max
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3ds Max within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

3ds Max Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3ds Max
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3ds Max within the UK.

3ds Max Salary Trend in the UK

3ds Max
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3ds Max over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

3ds Max Salary Histogram in the UK

3ds Max
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3ds Max within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 37 £40,000 +21.21% 7
South East -11 16 £21,000 -30.00%
Slough - 8 - -
Berkshire - 8 - -
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £47,500 -
East of England -7 6 £47,500 +137.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 - -
Oxford - 6 - -
London +1 5 £31,000 +37.77% 1
Yorkshire -13 4 - - 1
Leeds -2 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire -7 3 - - 1
Bristol - 3 - - 1
Cambridge - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 - - 1
North West -10 2 £40,000 -
Manchester -11 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £21,000 -
East Midlands +19 1 £30,000 - 2
Lincolnshire +7 1 £30,000 - 2
Barton-upon-Humber +2 1 £30,000 - 1
Dundee - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

3ds Max
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 3ds Max also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3ds Max.

1 36 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 33 (45.83%) Maya
3 32 (44.44%) Animation
4 30 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
5 29 (40.28%) Adobe
5 29 (40.28%) Python
6 28 (38.89%) C++
7 24 (33.33%) CINEMA 4D
8 23 (31.94%) Adobe After Effects
9 21 (29.17%) Games
10 19 (26.39%) Adobe Illustrator
11 18 (25.00%) Java
12 17 (23.61%) 3D Modelling
12 17 (23.61%) Android
12 17 (23.61%) GLSL
13 16 (22.22%) Degree
14 15 (20.83%) InDesign
15 14 (19.44%) Multimedia
16 13 (18.06%) Marketing
16 13 (18.06%) C
17 12 (16.67%) Windows
17 12 (16.67%) Linux
18 11 (15.28%) Graphic Design
19 10 (13.89%) Video Editing
19 10 (13.89%) Retail
19 10 (13.89%) Blender
19 10 (13.89%) OpenGL
19 10 (13.89%) MAXScript
19 10 (13.89%) Digital Media
19 10 (13.89%) OpenGL ES

3ds Max
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing 3ds Max also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3ds Max. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) WordPress
1 3 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 33 (45.83%) Maya
3 24 (33.33%) CINEMA 4D
4 23 (31.94%) Adobe After Effects
5 19 (26.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (20.83%) InDesign
7 10 (13.89%) Blender
8 8 (11.11%) Adobe Premiere
9 6 (8.33%) Final Cut Pro
10 5 (6.94%) ZBrush
11 4 (5.56%) Mudbox
12 3 (4.17%) AutoCAD
12 3 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (1.39%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (1.39%) MS Office
13 1 (1.39%) Acrobat
13 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
13 1 (1.39%) MODO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
1 2 (2.78%) Wireless
1 2 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.39%) SAN
2 1 (1.39%) DHCP
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 9 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Redmine
3 1 (1.39%) Gerrit
General
1 21 (29.17%) Games
2 14 (19.44%) Multimedia
3 13 (18.06%) Marketing
4 10 (13.89%) Retail
5 3 (4.17%) Military
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Electronics
6 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Designer
2 12 (16.67%) Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Programmer
4 8 (11.11%) Digital Designer
5 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Python Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Graphic Designer
5 7 (9.72%) C++ Programmer
5 7 (9.72%) Java Programmer
5 7 (9.72%) Motion Graphics Designer
5 7 (9.72%) Tools Programmer
6 6 (8.33%) 3D Artist
7 4 (5.56%) Graphics Programmer
8 3 (4.17%) Multimedia Designer
8 3 (4.17%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Graphics Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Art Director
9 2 (2.78%) Technical Artist
9 2 (2.78%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) OpenGL
1 10 (13.89%) OpenGL ES
2 9 (12.50%) PyQt
3 8 (11.11%) V-Ray
3 8 (11.11%) ATL
4 5 (6.94%) HTML
4 5 (6.94%) Flash
5 3 (4.17%) CGI
5 3 (4.17%) HTML5
5 3 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (2.78%) CryEngine
7 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (44.44%) Animation
2 30 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
3 11 (15.28%) Graphic Design
4 10 (13.89%) Video Editing
4 10 (13.89%) Digital Media
5 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 7 (9.72%) Smartphone
6 7 (9.72%) Motion Graphics
7 5 (6.94%) FMCG
8 4 (5.56%) Photography
9 3 (4.17%) SCORM
9 3 (4.17%) Learning Management System
10 2 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (2.78%) Blog
11 1 (1.39%) Open Source
11 1 (1.39%) Online Games
11 1 (1.39%) Mobile Games
11 1 (1.39%) User Experience
11 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Android
2 12 (16.67%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) 3D Modelling
2 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 6 (8.33%) Game Development
5 4 (5.56%) Project Management
5 4 (5.56%) Time Management
6 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.17%) Content Management
6 3 (4.17%) Line Management
7 2 (2.78%) OOP
7 2 (2.78%) OO
7 2 (2.78%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.39%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.39%) 3D Programming
8 1 (1.39%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.39%) Workflow
8 1 (1.39%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL
8 1 (1.39%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) Python
2 28 (38.89%) C++
3 18 (25.00%) Java
4 17 (23.61%) GLSL
5 13 (18.06%) C
6 10 (13.89%) MAXScript
7 3 (4.17%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.78%) C#
9 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.39%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.39%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Adobe
2 5 (6.94%) Autodesk
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Kenexa
3 3 (4.17%) Twitter
4 2 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Perforce
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) Acronis
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Talent Crew
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
The SmartList
Salary: £Salary negotiable DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Atkins
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Solihull
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago