Compare Persimmon vs OVO Energy BETA

See how working at Persimmon vs. OVO Energy 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 Persimmon vs. OVO Energy. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Persimmon

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OVO Energy

Employee Ratings

  • Persimmon scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • OVO Energy scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 125 reviews)
Persimmon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than OVO Energy employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 278 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Persimmon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than OVO Energy employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Persimmon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than OVO Energy employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Persimmon employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than OVO Energy employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Persimmon Ceo John White
77%
77%John White
Persimmon employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than OVO Energy employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
OVO Energy Ceo Stephen Fitzpatrick
60%
60%Stephen Fitzpatrick
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Persimmon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than OVO Energy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Persimmon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 40% higher than OVO Energy employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

OVO Energy has 250 more total submitted salaries than Persimmon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Engineer2 Salaries
£43,710/yr
Customer Care Coordinator4 Salaries
£20,309/yr
Maintenance Operative2 Salaries
£33,079/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer24 Salaries
£52,346/yr
Customer Service Advisor20 Salaries
£21,197/yr
Team Leader16 Salaries
£26,377/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Persimmon.
  • "Free breakfast" was the most mentioned Pro at OVO Energy.
  • "Head office" was the most mentioned Con at Persimmon.
  • "Ovo" was the most mentioned Con at OVO Energy.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 11 reviews)
"Great company"(in 7 reviews)
Pros
"Free breakfast"(in 45 reviews)
"Ovo"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Head office"(in 4 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Ovo"(in 33 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 16 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Architectural Technician

I have been working at Persimmon full-time

Pros

Salary, Perks, Benefits, Flexible Working and Working Environment.

Cons

Fast paced with a sink or swim mind set needed to succeed!

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Entrepreneurial, opportunity to learn, brilliant people, highly collaborative

Cons

Can sometimes feel a bit chaotic given rapid growth, priorities can quickly change which can make it challenging to keep focus

Advice to Management

Prioritise more

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