Compare IBM vs MathWorks BETA

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

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MathWorks

Employee Ratings

  • MathWorks scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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)
3.9
(based on 57726 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 1165 reviews)
MathWorks employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
MathWorks employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.5
MathWorks employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.2
MathWorks employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.6
MathWorks employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
88%
88%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
MathWorks Ceo Jack Little
99%
99%Jack Little
MathWorks employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
MathWorks employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
90%
MathWorks employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 32% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 3,536 more total submitted salaries than MathWorks.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant158 Salaries
£52,008/yr
Software Engineer136 Salaries
£38,255/yr
Senior IT Specialist62 Salaries
£54,774/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Consultant2 Salaries
£47,915/yr
Software Engineer13 Salaries
£47,579/yr
Tech Support1 Salaries
£37,023/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at MathWorks.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Con at MathWorks.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2584 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2491 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 271 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 136 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 758 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 690 reviews)
Cons
"Work from home"(in 122 reviews)
"Home policy"(in 50 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Devops Engineer

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

Pros

Well defined career progression, challenging projects, great learning platform and simply an interesting work with global impact.

Cons

Utilisation targets in consulting, contractor work.

Current Employee - Software Engineer II

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

Pros

1. Good benefits including health insurance, gym membership, etc 2. Competitive salary in the Boston area 3. Good company location with nice buildings and facilities 4. Lovely onsite cafeteria

Cons

1. Technology mostly internal and different from "industry norms", and might take a while for new employees to get familiar with

Advice to Management

I have an awesome manager who really cares about my growth. Overall I'd say the company management is very well balanced, not too much and not too little. Maybe it'll be nice if the management can... help speed up the progress of updating some technology used at the company.

Job Postings

IBM has 17,002 more recently posted open jobs than MathWorks.