Compare Balfour Beatty vs Galliford Try BETA

See how working at Balfour Beatty vs. Galliford Try 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 Balfour Beatty vs. Galliford Try. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Balfour Beatty

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Galliford Try

Employee Ratings

  • Balfour Beatty scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Galliford Try scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 788 reviews)
Balfour Beatty employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Galliford Try employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 78 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Balfour Beatty employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Galliford Try employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Balfour Beatty employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Galliford Try employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Balfour Beatty employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Galliford Try employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Balfour Beatty Ceo Leo Quinn
88%
88%Leo Quinn
Balfour Beatty employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Galliford Try employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Galliford Try Ceo Bill Hocking
84%
84%Bill Hocking
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Balfour Beatty employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Galliford Try employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Balfour Beatty employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Galliford Try employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

Balfour Beatty has 479 more total submitted salaries than Galliford Try.
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Salaries for similar jobs
Quantity Surveyor42 Salaries
£30,892/yr
Graduate Civil Engineer32 Salaries
£28,114/yr
Project Manager19 Salaries
£49,908/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Quantity Surveyor15 Salaries
£36,810/yr
Graduate Site Engineer6 Salaries
£27,720/yr
Project Manager5 Salaries
£46,254/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good people" was the most mentioned Pro at Balfour Beatty.
  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at Galliford Try.
  • Balfour Beatty had 34 more reviews than Galliford Try that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good people"(in 37 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 36 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 5 reviews)
"Good company"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 40 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 6 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Design Manager

I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Diversity in the roles available

Cons

Slow Progress , dry PDRs , network is important

"Good company"24 Nov 2020

Current Employee - Senior Project Manager

I have been working at Galliford Try full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Honest, look after their staff

Cons

Progression difficult due to low turn around.

Job Postings

Balfour Beatty has 361 more recently posted open jobs than Galliford Try.