Compare FirstGroup vs Stagecoach BETA

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

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Stagecoach

Employee Ratings

  • FirstGroup scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Stagecoach scored higher in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 138 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 372 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
FirstGroup employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Stagecoach employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.5
FirstGroup employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Stagecoach employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
FirstGroup employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Stagecoach employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
FirstGroup employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Stagecoach employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
FirstGroup Ceo David Martin
0%
N/ADavid Martin
CEO Approval
Stagecoach Ceo Martin Griffiths
45%
45%Martin Griffiths
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
35%
% Recommend to a friend
38%
Stagecoach employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
30%
FirstGroup employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Stagecoach employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
23%

Salaries

Stagecoach has 362 more total submitted salaries than FirstGroup.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Bus Driver113 Salaries
£12/hr
Mechanic21 Salaries
£31,282/yr
Engineer3 Salaries
£31,282/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Bus Driver314 Salaries
£12/hr
Fitter17 Salaries
£17/hr
Engineer6 Salaries
£37,986/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free bus travel" was the most mentioned Pro at FirstGroup.
  • "Free bus" was the most mentioned Pro at Stagecoach.
  • "Buses" was the most mentioned Con at FirstGroup.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Stagecoach.
Pros
Pros
"Free bus travel"(in 18 reviews)
"Drivers"(in 14 reviews)
Pros
"Free bus"(in 22 reviews)
"Free travel"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Buses"(in 15 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 26 reviews)
"Passengers"(in 14 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"14 Apr 2022

Current Employee - Train Driver

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

Pros

Good management , nice colleagues.

Cons

Shifts can be tough and long

Current Contractor - Driver

I have been working at Stagecoach for less than a year

Pros

Great job very good pay

Cons

Long hours but worth it

Job Postings

Stagecoach has 153 more recently posted open jobs than FirstGroup.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
FirstGroup company logo395 Jobs
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HR AdministratorLeeds, England
30+ days ago
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Cleaning Team LeaderNorwich, England
10 days ago
Trainee/Qualified ConductorKingston upon Hull, England
6 days ago
Recent Jobs
Stagecoach company logo548 Jobs
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Stores Person/KeeperArbroath, Scotland
6 days ago
Vehicle Cleaning SupervisorPeterborough, England
7 days ago
Cleaner/GSOAberdare, Wales
21 days ago
Trainee bus driverBirkenhead, England
30+ days ago