Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1181 1148 1236
Rank change year-on-year -33 +88 +27
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 22 23 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.013% 0.025%
As % of the Applications category 0.15% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 26
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -15.63%
10th Percentile £20,150 £30,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £42,250 £50,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -23.33% +7.14% -15.15%

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 14,899 14,853 19,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.39% 8.61% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11,703 12,001 15,944
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +0.77% - -

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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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 -12 18 £38,750 +10.71% 7
UK excluding London -14 16 £28,750 -23.33% 6
South East +10 7 £40,000 +14.29% 2
London -21 5 £47,500 +40.74% 1
North of England - 5 £19,000 -
North West - 3 £19,000 -
Wales - 3 £25,000 -
East of England -2 1 - - 2
North East - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing 3ds Max also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for 3ds Max.

1 13 (59.09%) Games
1 13 (59.09%) Maya
2 9 (40.91%) Animation
3 8 (36.36%) Adobe
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
3 8 (36.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 7 (31.82%) Game Development
5 5 (22.73%) Digital Media
5 5 (22.73%) V-Ray
5 5 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (18.18%) Python
6 4 (18.18%) C++
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) CAD
6 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) LINQ
6 4 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (18.18%) NUKE
6 4 (18.18%) Samsung
6 4 (18.18%) HoloLens
6 4 (18.18%) Oculus Rift
6 4 (18.18%) MotionBuilder
6 4 (18.18%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (18.18%) Docker
6 4 (18.18%) Kinect
7 3 (13.64%) 3D Animation
7 3 (13.64%) Blender

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 13 (59.09%) Maya
2 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
3 5 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
4 4 (18.18%) MotionBuilder
4 4 (18.18%) NUKE
5 3 (13.64%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (13.64%) Blender
5 3 (13.64%) SketchUp
5 3 (13.64%) ZBrush
6 2 (9.09%) Vectorworks
7 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
7 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (4.55%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (4.55%) Houdini
7 1 (4.55%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
General
1 13 (59.09%) Games
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Designer
4 5 (22.73%) 3D Designer
4 5 (22.73%) Games Developer
5 4 (18.18%) 3D Visualiser
6 3 (13.64%) Animator
6 3 (13.64%) CAD Designer
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) 3D Animator
7 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Junior
7 2 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 2 (9.09%) NoSQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Games Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (22.73%) V-Ray
3 4 (18.18%) LINQ
3 4 (18.18%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) CGI
5 1 (4.55%) PyQt
5 1 (4.55%) PySide
5 1 (4.55%) WinForms
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Animation
2 5 (22.73%) Digital Media
3 4 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
3 4 (18.18%) HoloLens
3 4 (18.18%) Kinect
3 4 (18.18%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (13.64%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
5 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Game Development
2 4 (18.18%) CAD
3 3 (13.64%) 3D Animation
3 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
4 2 (9.09%) 3D Visualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (4.55%) Industrial Design
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.55%) Software License Management
5 1 (4.55%) Texturing
5 1 (4.55%) Visual Effects
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) MAXScript
4 1 (4.55%) Lua
4 1 (4.55%) R
4 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Samsung
3 1 (4.55%) Autodesk