Compare Hays vs Yell BETA

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

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Yell

Employee Ratings

  • Hays scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Yell scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2683 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 521 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Yell employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.8
Yell employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
92%
92%Alistair R. Cox
CEO Approval
Yell Ceo Claire Miles
96%
96%Claire Miles
Yell employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Hays employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Yell employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Hays employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Yell employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Hays has 1,652 more total submitted salaries than Yell.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruitment Consultant218 Salaries
£23,543/yr
Associate Consultant60 Salaries
£19,471/yr
Intern50 Salaries
£16,170/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Work hard play" was the most mentioned Pro at Hays.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Yell.
  • Hays had 445 more reviews than Yell that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work hard play"(in 148 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 145 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 33 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 466 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 132 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 21 reviews)
"No cons"(in 16 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Researcher

I have been working at Hays full-time

Pros

Great team of consultants and researchers

Cons

Not all staff based in same office

"Great company"19 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Business Development Manager

I have been working at Yell full-time for less than a year

Pros

Training, Education and management support.

Cons

Covid 19 and the the problems that came with the pandemic

Advice to Management

Keeping striving for success and growth.

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