Compare BP vs DFID BETA

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

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DFID

Employee Ratings

  • BP scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • DFID scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 540 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 78 reviews)
DFID employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.6
DFID employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.2
DFID employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BP Ceo Bernard Looney
74%
74%Bernard Looney
CEO Approval
DFID Ceo Justine Greening
75%
75%Justine Greening
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
DFID employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
BP employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than DFID employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

BP has 917 more total submitted salaries than DFID.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Mechanical Engineer22 Salaries
£51,230/yr
Commercial Analyst20 Salaries
£45,620/yr
Analyst13 Salaries
£50,946/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Deputy Programmer Manager3 Salaries
£39,186/yr
Prog Director/BIS Head of Cape/Secondment to Odi6 Salaries
£105,498/yr
Dg Research, Policy & International Relations6 Salaries
£141,530/yr

What Employees Say

  • BP had 430 more reviews than DFID that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Oil prices" was the most mentioned Con at BP.
  • "Civil service" was the most mentioned Con at DFID.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 437 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 210 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 8 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Oil prices"(in 67 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 65 reviews)
Cons
"Civil service"(in 6 reviews)
"Line managers"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Head of Finance

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

Pros

culture, values, opportunities, people, work life balance

Cons

slow career growth, politis, now carbon neutral, slow to change,

Former Employee - Programmer Delivery Specialist

I worked at DFID full-time

Pros

Culture is good throughout org

Cons

policy and strategy not always coherent

Job Postings

BP has 223 more recently posted open jobs than DFID.