Compare BBC vs BBC Studios BETA

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BBC Studios

Employee Ratings

  • BBC scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • BBC Studios scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1405 reviews)
BBC employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than BBC Studios employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 336 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
BBC employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than BBC Studios employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
BBC employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than BBC Studios employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BBC Ceo Tim Davie
80%
80%Tim Davie
CEO Approval
BBC Studios Ceo Tim Davie
96%
96%Tim Davie
BBC Studios employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than BBC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
BBC employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than BBC Studios employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
63%
BBC Studios employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than BBC employees rated theirs.

Salaries

BBC has 2,222 more total submitted salaries than BBC Studios.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Broadcast Journalist136 Salaries
£42,106/yr
Software Engineer136 Salaries
£39,709/yr
Journalist61 Salaries
£36,964/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Producer5 Salaries
£42,000/yr
Software Developer2 Salaries
£48,647/yr
Content Coordinator3 Salaries
£25,402/yr

What Employees Say

  • BBC had 79 more reviews than BBC Studios that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Con at BBC.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at BBC Studios.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 109 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 71 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 30 reviews)
"Great brand"(in 28 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career progression"(in 45 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 40 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 11 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Photo Retoucher

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

Pros

Good atmosphere and ethics. Great talent and opportunities

Cons

No complaints from my time there

Advice to Management

Carry on with the good work!

Current Employee - Director

I have been working at BBC Studios full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Culture, Brand name and global nature of the job

Cons

Compensation below market level - however culture and environment more than compensates

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