Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Maya skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Maya over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk Maya
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 724 1026 1103
Rank change year-on-year +302 +77 +68
Permanent jobs citing Maya 26 14 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Applications category 0.68% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 26
Median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +37.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £65,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -33.33% +33.33%

Maya 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 3,801 10,025 13,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.11% 7.95% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,021 8,004 9,883
Median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +6.06%

Maya
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Maya as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Maya.

Salary trend for Maya in the UK

Maya
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Maya over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Maya in the UK

Maya
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Maya within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. 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 +296 23 £52,500 +7.69% 3
London +217 13 £55,000 -4.35% 2
UK excluding London +218 10 £52,500 +31.25% 1
North of England +97 8 - - 1
North West +88 8 - - 1
Wales - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £52,500 -
Work from Home - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing Maya 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 Maya.

1 20 (76.92%) Animation
2 15 (57.69%) Unreal Engine
3 14 (53.85%) Python
4 12 (46.15%) C++
5 11 (42.31%) Autodesk
5 11 (42.31%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 10 (38.46%) Post-Production
6 10 (38.46%) Degree
7 9 (34.62%) Visual Effects
8 6 (23.08%) Games
8 6 (23.08%) 3ds Max
9 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
10 4 (15.38%) GLSL
10 4 (15.38%) C#
10 4 (15.38%) Texturing
11 3 (11.54%) TensorFlow
11 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
11 3 (11.54%) Vulkan
11 3 (11.54%) PyTorch
11 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
11 3 (11.54%) CGI
11 3 (11.54%) Adobe
11 3 (11.54%) OpenGL
11 3 (11.54%) DirectX
11 3 (11.54%) Workflow
11 3 (11.54%) MAXScript
11 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (11.54%) Advertising
11 3 (11.54%) Java
11 3 (11.54%) Photoshop

Maya
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 6 (23.08%) 3ds Max
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
3 2 (7.69%) Blender
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe XD
4 1 (3.85%) Figma
4 1 (3.85%) Flinto
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.85%) MODO
4 1 (3.85%) MotionBuilder
4 1 (3.85%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (23.08%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Interactive Media
3 1 (3.85%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Character Rigger
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Artist
3 2 (7.69%) Animator
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Animator
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Artist
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Creative Artworker
4 1 (3.85%) Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Graphics Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Electronics Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Graphics Developer
4 1 (3.85%) UI Designer
4 1 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (3.85%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Unreal Engine
2 11 (42.31%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (11.54%) CGI
3 3 (11.54%) DirectX
3 3 (11.54%) OpenGL
3 3 (11.54%) OpenGL ES
3 3 (11.54%) PyTorch
3 3 (11.54%) TensorFlow
3 3 (11.54%) Vulkan
4 2 (7.69%) Caffe
5 1 (3.85%) CryEngine
5 1 (3.85%) Lumberyard
5 1 (3.85%) OAuth
5 1 (3.85%) OpenID
5 1 (3.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Animation
2 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Post-Production
2 9 (34.62%) Visual Effects
3 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
4 4 (15.38%) Texturing
5 3 (11.54%) 3D Animation
5 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Business Process Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Decision-Making
6 1 (3.85%) Due Diligence
6 1 (3.85%) Linear Algebra
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Physics
6 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Python
2 12 (46.15%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) GLSL
4 3 (11.54%) HLSL
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) MAXScript
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Postgraduate
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.85%) PhD
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Autodesk
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce