Compare Newsquest vs Johnston Press BETA

See how working at Newsquest vs. Johnston Press 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 Newsquest vs. Johnston Press. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Newsquest

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Johnston Press

Employee Ratings

  • Newsquest scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Johnston Press 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 206 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 120 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.1
Career Opportunities
2.7
Johnston Press employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Newsquest employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Johnston Press employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Newsquest employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.7
Johnston Press employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Newsquest employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
2.8
Johnston Press employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Newsquest employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.2
Culture & Values
3.0
Johnston Press employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Newsquest employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Newsquest Ceo Henry Faure Walker
47%
47%Henry Faure Walker
Newsquest employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Johnston Press employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Johnston Press Ceo David King
40%
40%David King
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
42%
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Johnston Press employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Newsquest employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
18%
Positive Business Outlook
35%
Johnston Press employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Newsquest employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Newsquest has 127 more total submitted salaries than Johnston Press.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Reporter33 Salaries
£19,794/yr
Field Sales17 Salaries
£24,153/yr
Copy Editor6 Salaries
£18,572/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Reporter5 Salaries
£23,413/yr
Media Sales Executive9 Salaries
£18,885/yr
Journalist5 Salaries
£27,330/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Newspaper" was the most mentioned Pro at Newsquest.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Johnston Press.
  • "No training" was the most mentioned Con at Newsquest.
  • "Redundancies" was the most mentioned Con at Johnston Press.
Pros
Pros
"Newspaper"(in 8 reviews)
"Newsroom"(in 5 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 9 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No training"(in 8 reviews)
"Newspapers"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Redundancies"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"9 Apr 2021

Current Employee - Sales Executive

I have been working at Newsquest full-time

Pros

Wages were really good here

Cons

The downtime was an issue

"Good"2 Feb 2021

Former Employee - Sales

I worked at Johnston Press full-time

Pros

Good atmosphere to work in

Cons

Higher salary for work done

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