Compare Barclays vs HSBC BETA

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

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HSBC

Employee Ratings

  • Barclays scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend 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 13234 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 19465 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Barclays employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than HSBC employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo C.S. Venkatakrishnan
80%
80%C.S. Venkatakrishnan
CEO Approval
HSBC Ceo Noel Quinn
78%
78%Noel Quinn
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Barclays employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than HSBC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Barclays employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than HSBC employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Barclays has 4,154 more total submitted salaries than HSBC.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President482 Salaries
£89,235/yr
Analyst354 Salaries
£42,520/yr
Personal Banker148 Salaries
£23,967/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Analyst167 Salaries
£48,323/yr
Analyst179 Salaries
£44,802/yr
Universal Banker186 Salaries
£22,968/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Barclays.
  • "Good working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at HSBC.
  • HSBC had 52 more reviews than Barclays that mentioned "Senior management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1560 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 520 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 723 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 480 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 266 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 487 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 318 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Head of Financial Crime Risk

I have been working at Barclays full-time

Pros

Career advancement opportunities are good

Cons

Can be hard to get exposure to other areas

Former Employee - Actuarial Manager

I worked at HSBC full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Nice people, work live balance

Cons

Benefit need to aligen with competitors

Job Postings

HSBC has 770 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.
Recent Jobs
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