Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Autodesk Maya
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 811 944 1118
Rank change year-on-year +133 +174 +70
Permanent jobs citing Maya 41 11 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 0.74% 0.13% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 4
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,000 £38,125
25th Percentile £33,375 £25,938 £40,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £63,500 £57,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,250 £58,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £25,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +64.00% -44.44% -5.26%

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 5,545 8,282 12,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.57% 7.53% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,991 6,519 9,312
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,850 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% +3.57% +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 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Maya in the UK

Maya
Top 12 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 20 April 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 +173 40 £41,000 +2.50% 3
London +130 20 £60,000 +4.35% 2
UK excluding London +105 20 £41,000 +64.00% 1
Work from Home -123 9 £57,000 +137.50%
North West +43 8 - -
North of England +36 8 - -
Midlands +29 7 £42,000 -11.58% 1
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
East Midlands +16 3 £42,000 -11.58%
South West - 3 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £52,500 -
South East - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 24 (58.54%) Unreal Engine
2 20 (48.78%) Animation
3 18 (43.90%) 3ds Max
4 14 (34.15%) Games
5 13 (31.71%) Autodesk
5 13 (31.71%) Photoshop
5 13 (31.71%) Visual Effects
6 12 (29.27%) Blender
7 11 (26.83%) C++
8 9 (21.95%) Python
8 9 (21.95%) Post-Production
9 8 (19.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 6 (14.63%) 3D Modelling
10 6 (14.63%) Adobe
11 5 (12.20%) Houdini
11 5 (12.20%) Degree
12 4 (9.76%) Texturing
12 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
12 4 (9.76%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (9.76%) Adobe XD
12 4 (9.76%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.76%) Retail
12 4 (9.76%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (7.32%) C#
13 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
13 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
13 3 (7.32%) CGI

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 18 (43.90%) 3ds Max
2 13 (31.71%) Photoshop
3 12 (29.27%) Blender
4 5 (12.20%) Houdini
5 4 (9.76%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (9.76%) Adobe XD
6 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (7.32%) NUKE
6 3 (7.32%) ZBrush
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (2.44%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (2.44%) Figma
8 1 (2.44%) Flinto
8 1 (2.44%) LightWave 3D
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (2.44%) MODO
8 1 (2.44%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) FumeFX
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 14 (34.15%) Games
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Interactive Media
3 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.44%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Character Rigger
2 5 (12.20%) 3D Artist
2 5 (12.20%) Animator
2 5 (12.20%) Designer
3 4 (9.76%) Head of Production
4 3 (7.32%) Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Artist
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Animator
6 1 (2.44%) 3D Animator
6 1 (2.44%) Artworker
6 1 (2.44%) Creative Artworker
6 1 (2.44%) Games Artist
6 1 (2.44%) Games Designer
6 1 (2.44%) Graphics Programmer
6 1 (2.44%) Maya Animator
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Illustrator
6 1 (2.44%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) Unreal Engine
2 8 (19.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (7.32%) CGI
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) CryEngine
5 1 (2.44%) Lumberyard
5 1 (2.44%) OAuth
5 1 (2.44%) OpenID
5 1 (2.44%) SAML
5 1 (2.44%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Animation
2 4 (9.76%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.32%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.88%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) CentOS
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
1 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
1 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Visual Effects
2 9 (21.95%) Post-Production
3 6 (14.63%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.76%) Texturing
4 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
5 3 (7.32%) Prototyping
5 3 (7.32%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) 3D Animation
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Infographics
6 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) C++
2 9 (21.95%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) Lua
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) GLSL
5 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.32%) NFS
1 3 (7.32%) Samba
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Autodesk
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Perforce