Compare Marks & Spencer vs ASDA BETA

See how working at Marks & Spencer vs. ASDA 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 Marks & Spencer vs. ASDA. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Marks & Spencer

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ASDA

Employee Ratings

  • Marks & Spencer 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)
3.7
(based on 3051 reviews)
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 3217 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Steve Rowe
75%
75%Steve Rowe
Marks & Spencer employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
ASDA Ceo Roger Burnley
66%
66%Roger Burnley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Marks & Spencer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Marks & Spencer salaries averaged £0 higher than ASDA.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant464 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant135 Salaries
£8/hr
Marks and Spencer Assistant40 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant48 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant71 Salaries
£8/hr
ASDA Colleague153 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • Marks & Spencer had 117 more reviews than ASDA that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • ASDA had 12 more reviews than Marks & Spencer that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 388 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 318 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 201 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 179 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 116 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 115 reviews)
Cons
"Section leaders"(in 172 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 128 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant

I have been working at Marks & Spencer part-time

Pros

Training, Salary, Good people, good perks and discounts! Flexible with their hours and very understanding.

Cons

Can be very repetitive in terms of tasks

Current Employee - Retail

I have been working at ASDA part-time

Pros

Overtime, double pay on christmas eve and new years day!

Cons

Pressure and got to work at speed

Job Postings

ASDA has 320 more recently posted open jobs than Marks & Spencer.