Compare BBC vs Amazon BETA

See how working at BBC vs. Amazon 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 BBC vs. Amazon. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • BBC scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Amazon scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1072 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 47432 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than BBC employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than BBC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
BBC employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than BBC employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BBC Ceo Tony Hall
84%
84%Tony Hall
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
84%
84%Jeff Bezos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
BBC employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than BBC employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 1,631 more total submitted salaries than BBC.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer94 Salaries
£40,398/yr
Business Analyst17 Salaries
£39,964/yr
Project Manager24 Salaries
£46,591/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer76 Salaries
£49,640/yr
Area Manager79 Salaries
£36,567/yr
Senior Product Manager34 Salaries
£76,893/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BBC.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Con at BBC.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 88 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 65 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2123 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1600 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 38 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2177 reviews)
"No work life"(in 729 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Journalist

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

Pros

paternalistic employer, decent career opportunities

Cons

too much red tape which needs to go

Advice to Management

cut the red tape

"Great!"21 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Picker/Packer

I have been working at Amazon part-time for less than a year

Pros

Diverse, management willing to help always

Cons

Can get very busy but that's up to the employee to handle

Job Postings

Amazon has 27,112 more recently posted open jobs than BBC.