Compare IBM vs Oracle BETA

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

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Oracle

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Oracle scored higher in 1 area: 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)
3.9
(based on 69732 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 35052 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
IBM employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Oracle Ceo Safra A. Catz
83%
83%Safra A. Catz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Oracle employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 3,221 more total submitted salaries than Oracle.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant190 Salaries
£52,630/yr
Software Engineer189 Salaries
£40,000/yr
Project Manager106 Salaries
£49,756/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Consultant50 Salaries
£56,895/yr
Software Engineer30 Salaries
£50,527/yr
Project Manager23 Salaries
£50,914/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Oracle.
  • IBM had 72 more reviews than Oracle that mentioned "Salary hike" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1555 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1464 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"No hikes"(in 930 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 636 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Tech Support Engineer

I worked at IBM full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

You are empowered in IBM to do many things for yourself, they have good internal systems and processes. Vast networking opportunities, vast Job variety

Cons

no cons I can think of

Advice to Management

keep er lit beys and gels

Current Employee - Sales

I have been working at Oracle full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

A great place to work

Cons

This is not the place to work if you are not a go-getter

Job Postings

IBM has 6,880 more recently posted open jobs than Oracle.