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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 925 958
Rank change year-on-year +76 +33  
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 12 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.036% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.16% 0.36% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 9
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  

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 7579 10146 11285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.77% 9.77% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6043 8301 8840
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3ds Max over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for 3ds Max in the UK

3ds Max
Top 9 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 April 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 12 £35,000 +7.69% 3
West Midlands +24 7 £36,500 +46.00%
Coventry - 7 £36,500 -
London +47 2 £32,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +20 2 £35,000 -
East of England +12 2 £35,000 -
St Albans - 2 £35,000 -
South East +61 1 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 (73.91%) Maya
2 13 (56.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 13 (56.52%) Line Management
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) Games
4 10 (43.48%) Animation
5 9 (39.13%) Adobe
6 8 (34.78%) C++
6 8 (34.78%) Android
6 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
7 7 (30.43%) Lua
7 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Client/Server
7 7 (30.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (30.43%) Android Development
7 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
8 6 (26.09%) Kenexa
8 6 (26.09%) Military
8 6 (26.09%) CMS
8 6 (26.09%) SCORM
8 6 (26.09%) C
8 6 (26.09%) Flash
8 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
8 6 (26.09%) HTML
8 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (26.09%) Content Management
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
8 6 (26.09%) Multimedia
8 6 (26.09%) HTML5

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Maya
2 7 (30.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (26.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (13.04%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (8.70%) AutoCAD
5 2 (8.70%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
6 1 (4.35%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (43.48%) Games
2 6 (26.09%) Military
2 6 (26.09%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.04%) 3D Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Multimedia Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Multimedia Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C# Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Games Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Animator
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Designer
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Max Animator
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Visualiser
5 1 (4.35%) Animator
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (26.09%) Flash
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) LINQ
3 2 (8.70%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (8.70%) V-Ray
4 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Animation
2 7 (30.43%) Client/Server
3 6 (26.09%) Learning Management System
3 6 (26.09%) SCORM
4 3 (13.04%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (13.04%) Kinect
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
5 2 (8.70%) HoloLens
5 2 (8.70%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (4.35%) Arduino
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Android
1 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Line Management
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Android Development
2 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
3 6 (26.09%) Content Management
3 6 (26.09%) Time Management
4 5 (21.74%) Physics
5 3 (13.04%) 3D Animation
5 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Game Development
6 2 (8.70%) Visual Effects
7 1 (4.35%) 3D Visualisation
7 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.35%) CAD
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (4.35%) Post-Production
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) Lua
4 6 (26.09%) C
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Adobe
2 6 (26.09%) Kenexa
3 3 (13.04%) Autodesk
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Samsung
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
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