Compare Met Office vs Sponge BETA

See how Sponge vs. Met Office compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
Met Office company icon

Met Office

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Sponge

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 50 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 21 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
4.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Met Office Ceo Penny Endersby
100%
100%Penny Endersby
CEO Approval
Sponge Ceo Louise Pasterfield
100%
100%Louise Pasterfield
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Engineer9 Salaries
£45,953/yr
Forecaster9 Salaries
£33,188/yr
Personal Assistant6 Salaries
£26,806/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
ELearning Developer1 Salaries
£24,437/yr
Graduate1 Salaries
£18,870/yr
Administrative1 Salaries
£18,033/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 13 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 7 reviews)
There are no reviews matching this company.
Cons
Cons
"Civil service"(in 4 reviews)
"Public sector"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Employee Relations Advisor

I have been working at Met Office part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Being engaged in work that makes a positive difference in people's lives, the Exeter HQ site is amazing, and the breadth of opportunities in a huge range of disciplines makes for a diverse way of... thinking.

Cons

Some legacy traces of old civil service ways of hierarchical thinking still remain .

Advice to Management

Consider whether all the different careers have clear progression opportunities.

Current Employee - Administrative

I have been working at Sponge full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great culture, lots of team support and everyone is very passionate about what they do.

Cons

Communication can be disjointed

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