Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1169 1185 1285
Rank change year-on-year +16 +100 +12
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 18 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.30% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 24
UK median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,650 £24,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,000 £47,500 £44,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% -

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

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15394 18040 21852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.74% 9.16% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11938 14740 17284
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% - -

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 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for 3ds Max in the UK

3ds Max
Top 10 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 22 August 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 +31 18 £40,000 +23.08% 5
UK excluding London +38 16 £40,000 +18.52% 4
Midlands +36 7 £43,750 +45.83%
West Midlands +27 7 £43,750 +75.00%
South East +74 5 £40,000 +23.08% 1
London +7 2 £38,000 +16.92% 1
South West -4 2 £21,500 -42.67%
East of England +1 1 £40,000 -
North of England -19 1 £28,500 +14.00% 3
Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (77.78%) Maya
2 11 (61.11%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 8 (44.44%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Line Management
4 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
4 7 (38.89%) Android Development
4 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
4 7 (38.89%) Lua
4 7 (38.89%) Android
5 6 (33.33%) Games
6 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
6 3 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
6 3 (16.67%) Physics
7 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.11%) V-Ray
7 2 (11.11%) Game Development
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Adobe
8 1 (5.56%) Apple
8 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
8 1 (5.56%) CAD
8 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
8 1 (5.56%) Autodesk
8 1 (5.56%) FTP

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 14 (77.78%) Maya
2 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (5.56%) Blender
3 1 (5.56%) Houdini
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.56%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
General
1 6 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 3D Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 3D Visualiser
5 1 (5.56%) Animator
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Games Artist
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Maya Animator
5 1 (5.56%) Maya Artist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Artist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (11.11%) V-Ray
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) LINQ
3 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (5.56%) Animation
3 1 (5.56%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) HoloLens
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Android
1 7 (38.89%) Apple iOS
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Android Development
1 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
1 7 (38.89%) Line Management
2 3 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (11.11%) Game Development
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Animation
4 1 (5.56%) CAD
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) Post-Production
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Service Design
4 1 (5.56%) Video Processing
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) C++
3 7 (38.89%) Lua
4 1 (5.56%) GLSL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) MAXScript
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Autodesk
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
2 1 (5.56%) Samsung