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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
Rank 911 918 932
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 19 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.035% 0.021%
As % of the Applications category 0.14% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,100 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £49,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%

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
14001 16458 15684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.96% 15.68% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11357 13500 12674
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

3ds Max Salary Histogram in the UK

3ds Max
Top 13 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 13 February 2016. 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 +4 19 £35,000 -12.50%
London +29 12 - -
West Midlands - 3 £29,000 -
South West -6 2 £38,500 -
Bristol -6 2 £38,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £29,000 -
East Midlands +2 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Oxfordshire -10 1 £35,000 -
South East -11 1 £35,000 +66.66%
Birmingham - 1 - -
Mansfield - 1 £32,500 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -

3ds Max
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (69.44%) Maya
2 17 (47.22%) Photoshop
3 13 (36.11%) C++
4 12 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
4 12 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 11 (30.56%) Adobe
6 10 (27.78%) C#
6 10 (27.78%) 3D Modelling
7 9 (25.00%) Games
7 9 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
7 9 (25.00%) Animation
8 8 (22.22%) Java
8 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 8 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (19.44%) Blender
9 7 (19.44%) Android
9 7 (19.44%) OpenGL
9 7 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (16.67%) HTML
10 6 (16.67%) HTML5
11 5 (13.89%) Motion Graphics
11 5 (13.89%) Augmented Reality
11 5 (13.89%) Marketing
11 5 (13.89%) Degree
12 4 (11.11%) Multimedia
12 4 (11.11%) CINEMA 4D
12 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.11%) OOP
12 4 (11.11%) OO

3ds Max
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Maya
2 17 (47.22%) Photoshop
3 9 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 8 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (19.44%) Blender
6 4 (11.11%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (5.56%) CorelDRAW
7 2 (5.56%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (5.56%) InDesign
7 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
7 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (5.56%) MS Project
8 1 (2.78%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.00%) Games
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 4 (11.11%) Multimedia
4 3 (8.33%) Advertising
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Designer
2 7 (19.44%) C++ Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Head of Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Head of Project Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) 3D Artist
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) 3D Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Graphics Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Programmer
5 3 (8.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (19.44%) OpenGL
3 6 (16.67%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) HTML5
4 4 (11.11%) OpenCV
4 4 (11.11%) V-Ray
5 3 (8.33%) OpenGL ES
6 2 (5.56%) CSS
6 2 (5.56%) CSS3
6 2 (5.56%) Flash
7 1 (2.78%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (25.00%) Animation
3 5 (13.89%) Augmented Reality
3 5 (13.89%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (11.11%) 3D Printing
4 4 (11.11%) iPhone
4 4 (11.11%) Kinect
5 3 (8.33%) Social Media
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
6 2 (5.56%) Learning Management System
6 2 (5.56%) Online Games
6 2 (5.56%) SCORM
6 2 (5.56%) User Experience
7 1 (2.78%) Photography
7 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) 3D Modelling
2 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.11%) 3D Programming
3 4 (11.11%) Android Development
3 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 4 (11.11%) OO
3 4 (11.11%) OOP
3 4 (11.11%) Texturing
4 3 (8.33%) 3D Rendering
4 3 (8.33%) CRM
4 3 (8.33%) Web Design
5 2 (5.56%) CAD
5 2 (5.56%) Content Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.56%) DNA
5 2 (5.56%) Game Development
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) C++
2 10 (27.78%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) GLSL
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Adobe
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Autodesk
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Kenexa
3 2 (5.56%) Perforce