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 6445 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 7262 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
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
3.4
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Stuart Machin
67%
67%Stuart Machin
Marks & Spencer employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
ASDA Ceo Lord Stuart Rose | Mohsin Issa CBE | Zuber Issa CBE
62%
62%Lord Stuart Rose | Mohsin Issa CBE | Zuber Issa CBE
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Marks & Spencer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than ASDA employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Marks & Spencer salaries averaged £8,929 higher than ASDA.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant1555 Salaries
£10/hr
Sales Assistant402 Salaries
£10/hr
Team Manager122 Salaries
£26,798/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant195 Salaries
£10/hr
Sales Assistant280 Salaries
£10/hr
Colleague413 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • Marks & Spencer had 201 more reviews than ASDA that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • ASDA had 30 more reviews than Marks & Spencer that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 627 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 555 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 426 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 298 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 228 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 258 reviews)
"Asda"(in 222 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Customer Service

I worked at Marks & Spencer part-time

Pros

Approachable managers Good hourly pay

Cons

Upper management wasn't very approachable

Former Employee - Store Assistant

I worked at ASDA part-time for more than a year

Pros

- good pay - always overtime - good team

Cons

- can be hard at busy times or when short staffed (normally not the case)

Job Postings

ASDA has 547 more recently posted open jobs than Marks & Spencer.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
Marks & Spencer company logo947 Jobs
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Customer Assistant-Talbot GreenLlantrisant, Isle of Anglesey, Wales
Today
Customer AssistantCheshunt, England
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Recent Jobs
ASDA company logo1,494 Jobs
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Post Office AssistantCramlington, England
Today
Warehouse AssistantLondon, England
2 days ago
Store Assistant - DaysLondon, England
1 day ago
Store Assistant - NightsBrierley Hill, England
5 days ago