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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 905 970
Rank change year-on-year +44 +65  
Permanent jobs citing 3ds Max 13 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.17% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 12
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14%  

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 7722 8887 11105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.63% 9.16% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6081 7289 8728
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -2.94%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3ds Max in the UK

3ds Max
Top 16 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 June 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 +23 13 £40,500 +8.00% 3
West Midlands +18 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Coventry - 5 £45,000 -
South East +62 3 £40,000 +33.33% 2
London +14 2 £38,000 -20.00% 1
South West -10 2 £21,500 -42.66%
Clevedon - 2 £21,500 -
Somerset - 2 £21,500 -
Oxford +9 1 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Oxfordshire +9 1 £30,000 - 2
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £28,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 16 (76.19%) Maya
2 15 (71.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 14 (66.67%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) Client/Server
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (42.86%) Line Management
5 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 9 (42.86%) Android Development
5 9 (42.86%) iOS Development
5 9 (42.86%) Lua
5 9 (42.86%) Android
6 5 (23.81%) Games
6 5 (23.81%) Physics
7 4 (19.05%) Adobe
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
8 3 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
8 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
8 3 (14.29%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (14.29%) Oculus Rift
9 2 (9.52%) Samsung
9 2 (9.52%) HoloLens
9 2 (9.52%) V-Ray
9 2 (9.52%) LINQ
9 2 (9.52%) Game Development
9 2 (9.52%) Kinect
9 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
9 2 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud

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 16 (76.19%) Maya
2 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
4 1 (4.76%) Blender
4 1 (4.76%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (4.76%) Houdini
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
General
1 5 (23.81%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) 3D Animator
4 1 (4.76%) 3D Designer
4 1 (4.76%) 3D Developer
4 1 (4.76%) 3D Max Animator
4 1 (4.76%) 3D Visualiser
4 1 (4.76%) Animator
4 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Database Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Games Artist
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Maya Artist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (9.52%) LINQ
2 2 (9.52%) V-Ray
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (14.29%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (14.29%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (9.52%) Animation
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 2 (9.52%) HoloLens
3 2 (9.52%) Kinect
4 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Android
1 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) Android Development
1 9 (42.86%) iOS Development
1 9 (42.86%) Line Management
2 5 (23.81%) Physics
3 3 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Game Development
5 1 (4.76%) 3D Animation
5 1 (4.76%) 3D Visualisation
5 1 (4.76%) CAD
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Post-Production
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Service Design
5 1 (4.76%) Video Processing
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) Lua
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Autodesk
3 2 (9.52%) Samsung
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Facebook
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