Compare IBM vs Elsevier BETA

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

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Elsevier

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Elsevier scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 51652 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 944 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Elsevier employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Elsevier employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
69%
69%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Elsevier Ceo Kumsal Bayazit
92%
92%Kumsal Bayazit
Elsevier employees rated their CEO Approval 23% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Elsevier employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

IBM has 2,922 more total submitted salaries than Elsevier.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer116 Salaries
£39,906/yr
Project Manager69 Salaries
£49,498/yr
IT Specialist60 Salaries
£43,340/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer16 Salaries
£62,614/yr
Editorial Project Manager7 Salaries
£23,837/yr
IT Graduate Associate3 Salaries
£30,532/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Elsevier.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Elsevier.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2344 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2335 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 134 reviews)
"Flexible work"(in 73 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 755 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 671 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 37 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 27 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 - Communications Manager

I have been working at Elsevier full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Covid 19 support for employees, customers and partners is superb. Great understanding and empathy shown. Working from home was made easy. Free Headspace app provided to all employees, wellness -... daily 20-min twice a day meditation sessions available to all staff and a free coronavirus information centre for everyone online. Great place to work during this pandemic period. No problems.

Cons

None right now, just loving the value the business provides.

Advice to Management

Keep supporting your employees through Covid 19.

Job Postings

IBM has 8,179 more recently posted open jobs than Elsevier.