The table below looks at the statistics for 3ds Max skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3ds Max over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
Rank 899 941 955
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +14
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 13 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.097% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 29
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £16,000 £33,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-52.05% -16.56%

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
12342 15530 17795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.62% 14.19% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10241 12676 14078
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%

3ds Max
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing 3ds Max as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016 within the UK.

3ds Max Salary Histogram in the UK

3ds Max
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3ds Max within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 13 £35,000 -
London +64 12 £35,000 -12.50%
North West +15 1 £16,000 -56.16%
Manchester +4 1 £16,000 -56.16%
Oldham - 1 £16,000 -

3ds Max
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing 3ds Max also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 3ds Max.

1 37 (67.27%) Adobe
2 36 (65.45%) Games
3 28 (50.91%) Maya
4 27 (49.09%) 3D Graphics
5 24 (43.64%) HTML
6 23 (41.82%) Animation
7 21 (38.18%) HTML5
8 19 (34.55%) Adobe After Effects
9 18 (32.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 18 (32.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 16 (29.09%) Degree
10 16 (29.09%) Autodesk
11 15 (27.27%) Photoshop
12 14 (25.45%) Texturing
13 13 (23.64%) C#
13 13 (23.64%) C++
13 13 (23.64%) Adobe Illustrator
13 13 (23.64%) 3D Modelling
14 11 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
15 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
15 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
15 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
15 10 (18.18%) Flash
15 10 (18.18%) User Experience
16 9 (16.36%) CSS
16 9 (16.36%) Graphic Design
17 8 (14.55%) Multimedia
18 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (12.73%) DNA
18 7 (12.73%) CAD

3ds Max
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.91%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (50.91%) Maya
2 19 (34.55%) Adobe After Effects
3 18 (32.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 13 (23.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
7 7 (12.73%) ZBrush
8 6 (10.91%) Blender
9 5 (9.09%) MS Office
10 3 (5.45%) Mudbox
11 2 (3.64%) InDesign
11 2 (3.64%) LightWave 3D
11 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
12 1 (1.82%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (1.82%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (1.82%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (1.82%) QuarkXPress
12 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) Selenium
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
General
1 36 (65.45%) Games
2 8 (14.55%) Multimedia
3 6 (10.91%) Military
4 4 (7.27%) Interactive Media
4 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
6 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.64%) Publishing
7 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Designer
2 10 (18.18%) 3D Artist
3 8 (14.55%) Games Artist
4 7 (12.73%) 3D Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Junior
5 6 (10.91%) Multimedia Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Digital Designer
7 4 (7.27%) 3D Designer
7 4 (7.27%) 3D Modeller
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.45%) 3D Animator
8 3 (5.45%) Animator
8 3 (5.45%) Graphic Artist
8 3 (5.45%) Junior Animator
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Designer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Games Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (43.64%) HTML
2 21 (38.18%) HTML5
3 18 (32.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 10 (18.18%) Flash
5 9 (16.36%) CSS
6 5 (9.09%) CSS3
6 5 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
6 5 (9.09%) Web Services
7 4 (7.27%) .NET
7 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.27%) Corona SDK
7 4 (7.27%) Ext JS
7 4 (7.27%) GWT
7 4 (7.27%) jQuery
7 4 (7.27%) OpenGL
7 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.27%) XML
7 4 (7.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (49.09%) 3D Graphics
2 23 (41.82%) Animation
3 10 (18.18%) User Experience
4 9 (16.36%) Graphic Design
5 6 (10.91%) Learning Management System
5 6 (10.91%) SCORM
6 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
6 5 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 4 (7.27%) 3D Printing
7 4 (7.27%) Fintech
7 4 (7.27%) Motion Graphics
7 4 (7.27%) N-Tier
8 3 (5.45%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.45%) Handset
8 3 (5.45%) Mobile Games
8 3 (5.45%) Online Games
8 3 (5.45%) Photography
9 2 (3.64%) e-Learning
9 2 (3.64%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Android
1 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Texturing
2 13 (23.64%) 3D Modelling
3 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.73%) 3D Animation
4 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) CAD
4 7 (12.73%) DNA
4 7 (12.73%) Line Management
5 6 (10.91%) Content Management
5 6 (10.91%) Time Management
6 5 (9.09%) Wireframes
7 4 (7.27%) Analytics
7 4 (7.27%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.27%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.27%) MVC
7 4 (7.27%) OO
7 4 (7.27%) OOP
7 4 (7.27%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (7.27%) Smoke Testing
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) C#
1 13 (23.64%) C++
2 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.91%) C
4 4 (7.27%) ActionScript
4 4 (7.27%) Lua
4 4 (7.27%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) GLSL
5 1 (1.82%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) HL7
2 3 (5.45%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (67.27%) Adobe
2 16 (29.09%) Autodesk
3 6 (10.91%) Kenexa
4 4 (7.27%) Google
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Quark