Compare Boots vs Screwfix BETA

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

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Screwfix

Employee Ratings

  • Screwfix 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)
3.5
(based on 4052 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 588 reviews)
Screwfix employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.7
Screwfix employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Screwfix employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.6
Screwfix employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.5
Screwfix employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.9
Screwfix employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
68%
68%Sebastian James
CEO Approval
Screwfix Ceo John Mewett
80%
80%John Mewett
Screwfix employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Screwfix employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Screwfix employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Boots has 3,664 more total submitted salaries than Screwfix.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant572 Salaries
£9/hr
Assistant Manager127 Salaries
£22,381/yr
Sales Assistant140 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Service Assistant58 Salaries
£9/hr
Retail Sales Associate495 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant108 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Boots had 308 more reviews than Screwfix that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Boots.
  • "Kingfisher" was the most mentioned Con at Screwfix.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 342 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 225 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 51 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 147 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 79 reviews)
Cons
"Kingfisher"(in 17 reviews)
"Area managers"(in 13 reviews)
Featured Review
"Boots"11 May 2021

Current Employee - Customer Advisor

I have been working at Boots part-time

Pros

All colleagues are supportive and lovely. If you are eligible you can get the boots employee discount card which is amazing!

Cons

Long working hours.. But except that I dont find any cons yet. I think it is difficult to find the vacancy as people work for a long time here?

"Great company"24 Sep 2021

Current Employee - Assistant Manager

I have been working at Screwfix full-time

Pros

Stable Growing Pay development all about there people

Cons

Pay is not the best

Advice to Management

Managers pay needs reviewing. was always better then competitors not any more.

Job Postings

Boots has 2,361 more recently posted open jobs than Screwfix.