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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
Rank 854 868 831
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 33 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.024% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 0.20% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 32
Average salary £38,750 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £20,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £36,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -

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
16758 15829 15719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.65% 14.79% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13631 12732 13261
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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

3ds Max Salary Histogram in the UK

3ds Max
Top 25 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 2 March 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
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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 +27 32 £38,750 +40.90% 7
South East -13 15 £21,000 -16.00%
Slough - 7 - -
Berkshire - 7 - -
Oxfordshire - 6 - -
Oxford - 6 - -
London +17 5 £29,000 +41.46%
East of England -1 4 £43,750 +118.75% 2
South West - 3 - -
Bristol - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 -
Leeds 0 2 - -
Yorkshire -1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -6 2 - -
North West -10 2 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £21,000 -
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £41,250 -
East Midlands +25 1 £30,000 - 5
Scotland +17 1 - -
Lincolnshire +4 1 £30,000 - 3
Barton-upon-Humber +3 1 £30,000 - 2
Essex -10 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Brentwood - 1 £42,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 - -

3ds Max
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 30 (50.00%) Maya
1 30 (50.00%) Animation
2 29 (48.33%) Photoshop
3 27 (45.00%) Adobe
3 27 (45.00%) 3D Graphics
4 24 (40.00%) Python
5 22 (36.67%) C++
5 22 (36.67%) Adobe After Effects
6 21 (35.00%) CINEMA 4D
7 19 (31.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (25.00%) InDesign
8 15 (25.00%) Java
8 15 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
8 15 (25.00%) Android
8 15 (25.00%) GLSL
8 15 (25.00%) Games
9 14 (23.33%) Degree
10 12 (20.00%) Marketing
10 12 (20.00%) Multimedia
11 11 (18.33%) Graphic Design
12 10 (16.67%) Video Editing
12 10 (16.67%) C
13 9 (15.00%) MAXScript
13 9 (15.00%) Windows
13 9 (15.00%) Linux
13 9 (15.00%) OpenGL
13 9 (15.00%) Retail
13 9 (15.00%) Blender
13 9 (15.00%) Digital Media
13 9 (15.00%) OpenGL ES

3ds Max
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (5.00%) CMS
1 3 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (50.00%) Maya
2 29 (48.33%) Photoshop
3 22 (36.67%) Adobe After Effects
4 21 (35.00%) CINEMA 4D
5 19 (31.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (25.00%) InDesign
7 9 (15.00%) Blender
8 7 (11.67%) Adobe Premiere
9 6 (10.00%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (5.00%) ZBrush
10 3 (5.00%) AutoCAD
11 2 (3.33%) Mudbox
12 1 (1.67%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (1.67%) Houdini
12 1 (1.67%) FrameMaker
12 1 (1.67%) MS Office
12 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) VPN
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
1 1 (1.67%) Wireless
1 1 (1.67%) NAS
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.67%) Redmine
3 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 15 (25.00%) Games
2 12 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 12 (20.00%) Marketing
3 9 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Military
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Designer
2 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Programmer
3 8 (13.33%) Digital Designer
4 7 (11.67%) Motion Graphics Designer
4 7 (11.67%) Graphic Designer
5 6 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
5 6 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 6 (10.00%) Tools Programmer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.33%) 3D Artist
7 4 (6.67%) Graphics Programmer
8 3 (5.00%) Graphics Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Multimedia Designer
8 3 (5.00%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Multimedia Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Junior Designer
10 1 (1.67%) Technical Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) OpenGL
1 9 (15.00%) OpenGL ES
2 8 (13.33%) ATL
3 7 (11.67%) V-Ray
4 6 (10.00%) HTML
4 6 (10.00%) PyQt
5 5 (8.33%) Flash
6 3 (5.00%) CGI
6 3 (5.00%) HTML5
6 3 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (3.33%) CryEngine
8 1 (1.67%) CSS
8 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.00%) Animation
2 27 (45.00%) 3D Graphics
3 11 (18.33%) Graphic Design
4 10 (16.67%) Video Editing
5 9 (15.00%) Digital Media
6 7 (11.67%) Motion Graphics
7 6 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 6 (10.00%) Smartphone
8 4 (6.67%) Photography
8 4 (6.67%) FMCG
9 3 (5.00%) Learning Management System
9 3 (5.00%) SCORM
10 2 (3.33%) Blog
10 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (1.67%) User Experience
11 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.67%) Open Source
11 1 (1.67%) Online Games
11 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Android
2 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
2 8 (13.33%) OpenUP
3 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.67%) Project Management
4 4 (6.67%) Game Development
5 3 (5.00%) Content Management
5 3 (5.00%) Time Management
5 3 (5.00%) Line Management
6 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.67%) Android Development
7 1 (1.67%) 3D Programming
7 1 (1.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.67%) Workflow
7 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Python
2 22 (36.67%) C++
3 15 (25.00%) Java
3 15 (25.00%) GLSL
4 10 (16.67%) C
5 9 (15.00%) MAXScript
6 3 (5.00%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Terminal Server
1 1 (1.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Adobe
2 5 (8.33%) Autodesk
3 3 (5.00%) Kenexa
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Google
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