Compare Softcat vs Gravytrain BETA

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

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Gravytrain

Employee Ratings

  • Gravytrain 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)
4.2
(based on 163 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
5.0
(based on 1 reviews)
Gravytrain employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
5.0
Gravytrain employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
5.0
Gravytrain employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
5.0
Gravytrain employees rated their Work-life balance 1.2 higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Senior Management
5.0
Gravytrain employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
5.0
Gravytrain employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Softcat Ceo Graeme Watt
99%
99%Graeme Watt
CEO Approval
Gravytrain placeholder CEO image
N/A0 Ratings
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
% Recommend to a friend
100%
Gravytrain employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Positive Business Outlook
100%
Gravytrain employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than Softcat employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Softcat has 250 more total submitted salaries than Gravytrain.
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Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager80 Salaries
£20,012/yr
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£41,007/yr
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£22,844/yr
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£40,862/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Softcat.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Softcat.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 22 reviews)
"Great people"(in 15 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 17 reviews)
"Basic salary"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Account Manager

I have been working at Softcat full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Care for their Employees. Work Hard Play Hard. Praise and reward employees when earned. Great attitude to diversity and bettering the company.

Cons

The sales role can consume your life

Former Employee - Junior Webmaster

I worked at Gravytrain full-time for more than a year

Pros

Management provide regular one to one's and always show interest in new ideas A very social and friendly atmosphere Good office location (when I was there although offices have moved) I received... training in various marketing and design channels Comfortable working conditions (big leather office chairs)

Cons

Not much space to relax and eat (although I believe they have now expanded office space)

Advice to Management

Keep the social events and midweek sporting events up - really enjoyed them

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