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)
3.9
(based on 1588 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 83536 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than BBC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
BBC employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
BBC employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BBC Ceo Tim Davie
78%
78%Tim Davie
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
78%
78%Andrew Jassy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
BBC employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than BBC employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 5,750 more total submitted salaries than BBC.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer165 Salaries
£39,800/yr
Business Analyst29 Salaries
£42,502/yr
Project Manager39 Salaries
£46,460/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer115 Salaries
£49,967/yr
Area Manager169 Salaries
£37,787/yr
Program Manager66 Salaries
£49,699/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 109 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 71 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 45 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 40 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at BBC full-time for more than a year

Pros

The BBC focuses on the growth and development of their employees. It was a great place to work.

Cons

It is a public service, so the salaries reflect that. But the pension makes up for it.

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

Job Postings

Amazon has 130,713 more recently posted open jobs than BBC.