Compare Barclays vs PwC BETA

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

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PwC

Employee Ratings

  • Barclays scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
  • PwC scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 13513 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 3158 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
4.0
PwC employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Barclays employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Barclays employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than PwC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barclays Ceo C.S. Venkatakrishnan
80%
80%C.S. Venkatakrishnan
CEO Approval
PwC Ceo Kevin Ellis
90%
90%Kevin Ellis
PwC employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
76%
PwC employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Barclays employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Barclays has 1,149 more total submitted salaries than PwC.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate69 Salaries
£81,073/yr
Vice President503 Salaries
£92,000/yr
Analyst363 Salaries
£44,422/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Associate1782 Salaries
£43,325/yr
Manager849 Salaries
£61,104/yr
Analyst96 Salaries
£31,906/yr

What Employees Say

  • PwC had 532 more reviews than Barclays that mentioned "Flexible working" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Barclays.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at PwC.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 1560 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 520 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 1554 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 1052 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 480 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 266 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 741 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 647 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Data Analyst

I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Flexible, D&I, Benefits, Community and Security

Cons

Salary, bonus, politics, progression and development

Advice to Management

D&I

Current Employee - Senior Associate

I have been working at PwC full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

- If you are in the right team, you can benefit from strong teamwork and great work life balance. My team is in Digital Audit. - The perfect benefits package, including 6 months' sick pay &... maternity pay

Cons

- Some teams can be hard to work in, like the External Audit teams. - Very little scope for flexibility in External Audit

Job Postings

PwC has 48,087 more recently posted open jobs than Barclays.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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30+ days ago
Fraud AnalystNorthampton, England
30+ days ago
Recent Jobs
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16 days ago
15 days ago
Test ManagerLondon, England
2 days ago