Compare FirstGroup vs Transport for Wales BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Transport for Wales scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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)
3.1
(based on 123 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 9 reviews)
Transport for Wales employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Transport for Wales employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Transport for Wales employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.7
Transport for Wales employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.4
Transport for Wales employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
FirstGroup Ceo Matthew Gregory
82%
82%Matthew Gregory
CEO Approval
Transport for Wales placeholder CEO image
N/A0 Ratings
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
47%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Transport for Wales employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Transport for Wales employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 41% higher than FirstGroup employees rated theirs.

Salaries

FirstGroup has 239 more total submitted salaries than Transport for Wales.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
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£11/hr
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£19,648/yr
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£28,593/yr
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£29,091/yr
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£26,078/yr
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£35,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free bus travel" was the most mentioned Pro at FirstGroup.
  • "Buses" was the most mentioned Con at FirstGroup.
Pros
Pros
"Free bus travel"(in 15 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 12 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Buses"(in 13 reviews)
"Shift pattern"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Human Resources Director

I have been working at FirstGroup part-time

Pros

Role is highly varied with a transformational agenda. Able to work flexibly and with high autonomy

Cons

Highly pressured and often long working hours

"Excellent"21 Jun 2021

Current Employee - Service Desk Analyst

I have been working at Transport for Wales full-time

Pros

Great place to work, very supportive environment with lots of scope to learn

Cons

Demanding role with periods of high pressure

Job Postings

FirstGroup has 300 more recently posted open jobs than Transport for Wales.