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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
UK
Rank 856 924 935
Rank change year-on-year +68 +11  
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 8 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.024% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.073% 0.17% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 7
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.53% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50%  

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 10987 14661 16554
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.99% 14.18% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9074 11938 13348
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

3ds Max
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing 3ds Max as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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
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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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 +72 8 £33,000 +1.53% 2
West Midlands +34 4 £33,000 - 1
Coventry - 4 £33,000 -
St Albans - 2 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £35,000 -
East of England - 2 £35,000 -
London +65 1 £30,000 -7.69%
South East +64 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire +5 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 - - 1

3ds Max
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (77.27%) Maya
2 14 (63.64%) Animation
3 13 (59.09%) Games
4 12 (54.55%) Adobe
5 11 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 11 (50.00%) Line Management
6 9 (40.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (40.91%) C#
6 9 (40.91%) Time Management
7 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) Learning Management System
7 8 (36.36%) HTML5
7 8 (36.36%) Multimedia
7 8 (36.36%) Content Management
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
7 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 8 (36.36%) Flash
7 8 (36.36%) CMS
7 8 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (36.36%) SCORM
7 8 (36.36%) Kenexa
8 7 (31.82%) Military
8 7 (31.82%) C
8 7 (31.82%) Degree
9 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
9 6 (27.27%) Android
10 5 (22.73%) C++
11 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 4 (18.18%) Linux

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 8 (36.36%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Maya
2 9 (40.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (9.09%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (4.55%) AutoCAD
5 1 (4.55%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (59.09%) Games
2 8 (36.36%) Multimedia
3 7 (31.82%) Military
4 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Multimedia Developer
3 4 (18.18%) 3D Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Multimedia Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Games Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Animator
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Designer
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Max Animator
6 1 (4.55%) Animator
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Games Artist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Games Artist
6 1 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 8 (36.36%) Flash
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) LINQ
3 2 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.55%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Animation
2 8 (36.36%) Learning Management System
2 8 (36.36%) SCORM
3 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 3 (13.64%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (13.64%) Kinect
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
5 2 (9.09%) HoloLens
5 2 (9.09%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (4.55%) Arduino
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
6 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Line Management
2 9 (40.91%) Time Management
3 8 (36.36%) Content Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Android Development
4 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 4 (18.18%) Physics
5 3 (13.64%) 3D Animation
6 2 (9.09%) Game Development
6 2 (9.09%) Visual Effects
6 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.55%) 3D Visualisation
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Texturing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) C
3 5 (22.73%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe
2 8 (36.36%) Kenexa
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Autodesk
4 2 (9.09%) Samsung
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
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