Compare University of Birmingham vs De Montfort University BETA

See how working at University of Birmingham vs. De Montfort University 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 University of Birmingham vs. De Montfort University. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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University of Birmingham

Employee Ratings

  • University of Birmingham scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • De Montfort University scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 382 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 105 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
University of Birmingham employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than De Montfort University employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
University of Birmingham employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than De Montfort University employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
University of Birmingham Ceo Karan Bilimoria
81%
81%Karan Bilimoria
CEO Approval
De Montfort University Ceo  Professor Andy Collop
96%
96% Professor Andy Collop
De Montfort University employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than University of Birmingham employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
University of Birmingham employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than De Montfort University employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
University of Birmingham employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than De Montfort University employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

University of Birmingham has 407 more total submitted salaries than De Montfort University.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Fellow40 Salaries
£33,312/yr
PhD Student28 Salaries
£15,036/yr
Lecturer19 Salaries
£43,987/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Assistant1 Salaries
£19,500/yr
Student Ambassador9 Salaries
£9/hr
Senior Lecturer10 Salaries
£39,678/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working" was the most mentioned Pro at University of Birmingham.
  • "Friendly staff" was the most mentioned Pro at De Montfort University.
  • "Term contracts" was the most mentioned Con at University of Birmingham.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at De Montfort University.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working"(in 32 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 31 reviews)
Pros
"Friendly staff"(in 7 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Term contracts"(in 8 reviews)
"Fixed term"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 10 reviews)
"Blame culture"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"Excellent"30 Nov 2020

Former Employee - Fuel Cell Engineer

I worked at University of Birmingham full-time

Pros

Great facilities, excellent staff and high-quality teaching.

Cons

None that I can think of.

"na"24 Nov 2020

Former Employee - Videographer

I worked at De Montfort University part-time

Pros

Great staff/colleagues and diversity and inclusion is good within different sectors of the business

Cons

not much opportunity to progress within role

Advice to Management

n/a n/a n/a

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