Compare Amazon vs The Department for Education (UK) BETA

See how working at Amazon vs. The Department for Education (UK) compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Amazon vs. The Department for Education (UK). Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Employee Ratings

  • Amazon scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
  • The Department for Education (UK) scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 83530 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 156 reviews)
The Department for Education (UK) employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.1
The Department for Education (UK) employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than The Department for Education (UK) employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.3
The Department for Education (UK) employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.8
The Department for Education (UK) employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.1
The Department for Education (UK) employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 43% higher than The Department for Education (UK) employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
The Department for Education (UK) Ceo Gavin Williamson
35%
35%Gavin Williamson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
93%
The Department for Education (UK) employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

Amazon has 7,820 more total submitted salaries than The Department for Education (UK).
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What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at The Department for Education (UK).
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
  • "Civil service" was the most mentioned Con at The Department for Education (UK).
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 22 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Cons
"Civil service"(in 6 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Finance Manager

I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Customer centric, insists on highest standards, great peer group, variety of projects to gain great experience

Cons

Challenging projects, time management, deliverables, meetings, project timelines

Current Employee - Senior Policy Advisor

I have been working at The Department for Education (UK) full-time

Pros

Supportive and friendly environment in which to work!

Cons

Sometimes can be difficult to progress work through the chain quickly

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