Compare Northrop Grumman vs QinetiQ BETA

See how working at Northrop Grumman vs. QinetiQ 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 Northrop Grumman vs. QinetiQ. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Northrop Grumman

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QinetiQ

Employee Ratings

  • Northrop Grumman scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • QinetiQ scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 4944 reviews)
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than QinetiQ employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 280 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than QinetiQ employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than QinetiQ employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Northrop Grumman Ceo Kathy Warden
85%
85%Kathy Warden
Northrop Grumman employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than QinetiQ employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
QinetiQ Ceo Steve Wadey
80%
80%Steve Wadey
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than QinetiQ employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than QinetiQ employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
63%

Salaries

QinetiQ has 321 more total submitted salaries than Northrop Grumman.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer8 Salaries
£36,446/yr
Analyst1 Salaries
£48,198/yr
Project Manager2 Salaries
£48,020/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer19 Salaries
£35,180/yr
Research Scientist19 Salaries
£35,903/yr
Project Manager15 Salaries
£39,326/yr

What Employees Say

  • Northrop Grumman had 365 more reviews than QinetiQ that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Northrop Grumman.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at QinetiQ.
Pros
Pros
"9 80 schedule"(in 407 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 400 reviews)
Pros
"Interesting work"(in 38 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 131 reviews)
"Large company"(in 113 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 23 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

I have been working at Northrop Grumman

Pros

Flat structure No bureaucracy Plenty of training opportunities and continual development Bleeding edge ways of working Great colleagues Competitive salary for the most part

Cons

Still trying to figure out a number of kinks associated with rapid growth

Advice to Management

Look at your bottlenecks and solve them

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at QinetiQ full-time for less than a year

Pros

Fascinating and diverse environment offering huge breadth of experience, disciplines and projects; distributed working patters an enormous plus. A great example of flexible working and productivity... working hand in hand

Cons

None that I can think of

Advice to Management

Keep moving in the direction you are moving

Job Postings

Northrop Grumman has 8,379 more recently posted open jobs than QinetiQ.