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 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)
3.3
(based on 294 reviews)
Wickes employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 459 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Wickes employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Wickes employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Wickes employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Wickes employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Wickes employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Wickes Ceo David Wood
91%
91%David Wood
Wickes employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Homebase Limited Ceo Damian Mcgloughlin
70%
70%Damian Mcgloughlin
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Wickes employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Wickes employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Homebase Limited has 22 more total submitted salaries than Wickes.
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£7/hr
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What Employees Say

  • Homebase Limited had 11 more reviews than Wickes that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • Wickes had 3 more reviews than Homebase Limited that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 12 reviews)
"Travis perkins"(in 12 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 23 reviews)
"Great team"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 16 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
"Bunnings"(in 14 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"22 Apr 2021

Former Employee - Administrative

I worked at Wickes part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great team of people to work with, good pay and good hours and benefits.

Cons

Working at weekends on the most part cut into your social life!

"Loved it"9 Apr 2021

Former Employee - Sales Assistant

I worked at Homebase Limited part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Very friendly management, great company to work for

Cons

Sometimes overworked due to short staff issues

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