Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for 3ds Max skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3ds Max over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1190 1216 1268
Rank change year-on-year +26 +52 +10
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 16 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.014% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.10% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 29
UK median annual salary £38,750 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £19,225 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,875 £47,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -17.50%

3ds Max is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15694 16487 21449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.73% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12241 13542 17189
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +3.08%

3ds Max
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 3ds Max as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for 3ds Max 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.

Salary trend for 3ds Max in the UK

3ds Max
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3ds Max over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 3ds Max in the UK

3ds Max
Top 8 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 14 £38,750 +7.64% 1
UK excluding London +23 10 £33,000 -12.00% 1
South East +49 6 £40,000 +14.29% 1
London +12 4 £44,250 +24.65%
North of England +16 3 £21,000 +31.25%
North West +4 2 £20,000 +25.00%
South West +6 1 £21,500 -42.67%
Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 12 (75.00%) Games
1 12 (75.00%) Maya
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (43.75%) Animation
4 6 (37.50%) Game Development
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Oculus Rift
5 5 (31.25%) Digital Media
6 4 (25.00%) Docker
6 4 (25.00%) Samsung
6 4 (25.00%) HoloLens
6 4 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) Kinect
6 4 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (25.00%) LINQ
7 3 (18.75%) MAXScript
7 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
7 3 (18.75%) Adobe
7 3 (18.75%) 3D Animation
8 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
8 2 (12.50%) NUKE
8 2 (12.50%) MotionBuilder
8 2 (12.50%) Python
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (12.50%) HTML

3ds Max
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Maya
2 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (12.50%) Blender
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (12.50%) MotionBuilder
3 2 (12.50%) NUKE
3 2 (12.50%) ZBrush
4 1 (6.25%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 12 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Animator
4 3 (18.75%) Games Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) 3D Animator
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) 3D Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Animator
6 1 (6.25%) Maya Animator
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Games Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Tools Programmer
6 1 (6.25%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (25.00%) LINQ
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (6.25%) CGI
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) MFC
4 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
4 1 (6.25%) V-Ray
4 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Animation
2 5 (31.25%) Digital Media
2 5 (31.25%) Oculus Rift
3 4 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (25.00%) HoloLens
3 4 (25.00%) Kinect
4 2 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
5 1 (6.25%) iPad
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Game Development
2 3 (18.75%) 3D Animation
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Software License Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Video Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) MAXScript
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) GLSL
6 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Samsung
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Autodesk
4 1 (6.25%) Facebook