Compare Wickes vs Homebase Limited BETA

See how working at Wickes vs. Homebase Limited 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 Wickes vs. Homebase Limited. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Wickes

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Homebase Limited

Employee Ratings

  • Wickes scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Homebase Limited scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 214 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 367 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Wickes employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Wickes employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Wickes employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Wickes Ceo Simon King
75%
75%Simon King
CEO Approval
Homebase Limited Ceo Damian Mcgloughlin
87%
87%Damian Mcgloughlin
Homebase Limited employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Homebase Limited employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
39%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Homebase Limited salaries averaged £2,716 higher than Wickes.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager15 Salaries
£39,685/yr
Customer Service Assistant21 Salaries
£7/hr
Sales Assistant5 Salaries
£7/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager19 Salaries
£47,832/yr
Customer Service Assistant11 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant24 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • Homebase Limited had 9 more reviews than Wickes that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Wickes.
  • "Bunnings" was the most mentioned Con at Homebase Limited.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 12 reviews)
"Travis perkins"(in 11 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 21 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 13 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
"Bunnings"(in 13 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review
"👍🏻"3 Jul 2020

Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate

I worked at Wickes full-time

Pros

Great atmosphere, good management great customers

Cons

Repetitive long hours pay rate

Former Contractor - Customer Service Assistant

I worked at Homebase Limited for less than a year

Pros

Friendly, laid-back, help is there if needed

Cons

Nothing really, enjoyable place to work

Job Postings

Homebase Limited has 14 more recently posted open jobs than Wickes.