Compare IBM vs Barclays BETA

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

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Barclays

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Work-life balance.
  • Barclays scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 51182 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 7177 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Barclays employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
71%
71%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo Jes Staley
82%
82%Jes Staley
Barclays employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Barclays employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Barclays employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Barclays has 1,787 more total submitted salaries than IBM.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Analyst26 Salaries
£35,694/yr
Software Engineer114 Salaries
£39,759/yr
Project Manager69 Salaries
£49,069/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Vice President241 Salaries
£87,581/yr
Software Developer33 Salaries
£47,090/yr
Project Manager38 Salaries
£58,875/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Barclays.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Barclays.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2336 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2303 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 934 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 741 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 668 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 301 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 205 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Vice President

I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Culture of continuous learning and re-invention

Cons

Some processes could be shredded

Advice to Management

Continue to inspire and make a dent in the universe

Current Employee - Director Risk

I have been working at Barclays full-time

Pros

Autonomous, progressive leadership, dynamic working

Cons

Intense work culture, high expectations

Job Postings

IBM has 6,084 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.