Compare J Sainsbury vs Homebase Limited BETA

See how working at J Sainsbury vs. Homebase Limited 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 J Sainsbury vs. Homebase Limited. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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J Sainsbury

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Homebase Limited

Employee Ratings

  • J Sainsbury scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Homebase Limited scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 4828 reviews)
J Sainsbury employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 388 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
J Sainsbury employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
J Sainsbury employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
J Sainsbury employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
J Sainsbury employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
J Sainsbury Ceo Mike Coupe
56%
56%Mike Coupe
CEO Approval
Homebase Limited Ceo Damian Mcgloughlin
62%
62%Damian Mcgloughlin
Homebase Limited employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than J Sainsbury employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
J Sainsbury employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
J Sainsbury employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
33%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, J Sainsbury salaries averaged £30 higher than Homebase Limited.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Assistant403 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant108 Salaries
£8/hr
Department Manager92 Salaries
£26,586/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Assistant13 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant24 Salaries
£8/hr
Assistant Manager6 Salaries
£26,496/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at J Sainsbury.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Homebase Limited.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at J Sainsbury.
  • "Bunnings" was the most mentioned Con at Homebase Limited.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 513 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 170 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 22 reviews)
"20 discount"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 158 reviews)
"Team leaders"(in 137 reviews)
Cons
"Bunnings"(in 13 reviews)
"Shop floor"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review
"Sainsburys"2 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Customer Service

I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great work ethic and colleagues

Cons

Hardwork is required due to the load of stock delivery

Former Contractor - Customer Service Assistant

I worked at Homebase Limited for less than a year

Pros

Friendly, laid-back, help is there if needed

Cons

Nothing really, enjoyable place to work

Job Postings

J Sainsbury has 300 more recently posted open jobs than Homebase Limited.