Compare Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs vs Defra BETA

See how working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs vs. Defra 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 Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs vs. Defra. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs

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Defra

Employee Ratings

  • Defra scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 721 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 86 reviews)
Defra employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.9
Defra employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.6
Defra employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.1
Defra employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs Ceo Jim Harra
78%
78%Jim Harra
CEO Approval
Defra Ceo Tamara Finkelstein
100%
100%Tamara Finkelstein
Defra employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
93%
Defra employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 27% higher than Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs has 14,823 more total submitted salaries than Defra.
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What Employees Say

  • Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs had 78 more reviews than Defra that mentioned "Flexible working" as a Pro.
  • Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs had 71 more reviews than Defra that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Pay rise" was the most mentioned Con at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs.
  • "Civil service" was the most mentioned Con at Defra.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 100 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 86 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 22 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Pay rise"(in 31 reviews)
"Hmrc"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
"Civil service"(in 4 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"AO role"15 Jan 2021

Current Employee - Civil Servant

I have been working at Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs full-time

Pros

Flexi Always opportunities to progress Training hours

Cons

Changing tasks a lot Pay could be slightly more

Current Contractor - Senior Project Manager

I have been working at Defra

Pros

Flexible working Friendly environment Support home working

Cons

Like any government organisation there is a lot of process to get anything done

Job Postings

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs has 52 more recently posted open jobs than Defra.