Compare QinetiQ vs Leidos BETA

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

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Leidos

Employee Ratings

  • QinetiQ scored higher in 5 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Leidos scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 280 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1590 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Leidos employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than QinetiQ employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
QinetiQ Ceo Steve Wadey
80%
80%Steve Wadey
CEO Approval
Leidos Ceo Roger A. Krone
79%
79%Roger A. Krone
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
QinetiQ employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
QinetiQ employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

QinetiQ has 289 more total submitted salaries than Leidos.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer19 Salaries
£35,180/yr
Research Scientist19 Salaries
£35,903/yr
Project Manager15 Salaries
£39,326/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer4 Salaries
£39,665/yr
Change Manager2 Salaries
£31,403/yr
Project Manager5 Salaries
£39,584/yr

What Employees Say

  • Leidos had 75 more reviews than QinetiQ that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at QinetiQ.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Leidos.
Pros
Pros
"Interesting work"(in 38 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 110 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 84 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Middle management"(in 23 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 54 reviews)
"No cons"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review

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

Current Employee - IT Test Engineer

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

Pros

Good pay, good training and open management style

Cons

None found in my first year, apart from doesn't recognise any union.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

Job Postings

Leidos has 13,660 more recently posted open jobs than QinetiQ.