Compare Tesco vs Iceland Foods BETA

See how working at Tesco vs. Iceland Foods 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 Tesco vs. Iceland Foods. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Tesco

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Iceland Foods

Employee Ratings

  • Tesco scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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)
3.7
(based on 7892 reviews)
Tesco employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 801 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Tesco employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Tesco employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Iceland Foods Ceo Malcolm C. Walker
62%
62%Malcolm C. Walker
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 21% higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
52%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Iceland Foods employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Tesco salaries averaged £1,112 higher than Iceland Foods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant1170 Salaries
£9/hr
Store Manager84 Salaries
£38,523/yr
Sales Assistant110 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant7 Salaries
£8/hr
Store Manager98 Salaries
£35,188/yr
Sales Assistant61 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • Tesco had 880 more reviews than Iceland Foods that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Tesco had 304 more reviews than Iceland Foods that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
  • Tesco had 108 more reviews than Iceland Foods that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 954 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 380 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 74 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 30 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 330 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 153 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 45 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 26 reviews)
Featured Review
"Dot com Tesco"15 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Dot Com Personal Shopper

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

Pros

Flexible, understanding of other commitments

Cons

Early starts, pressure to be on target

Former Employee - Iceland Retail Assistant

I worked at Iceland Foods part-time for more than a year

Pros

It is a friendly helpful place to work

Cons

Awful hours throughout the night

Job Postings

Iceland Foods has 895 more recently posted open jobs than Tesco.