Barclays Business Analyst Reviews

Updated 3 Mar 2021

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Barclays CEO Jes Staley
Jes Staley
94 Ratings
  1. "Amazing"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good culture and great values of respect

    Cons

    No cons , flexible working, friendly

  2. "Comfy job, but not cutting edge"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Barclays full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay, working flexibility, friendly working environment

    Cons

    Slow in delivery and bureaucratic

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  3. "Good benefits cloud poor leadership"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Barclays full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, wide variety of projects to work on

    Cons

    Poor leadership resulting in poor culture

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  4. "Great Work/Life, No Development"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very good worklife balance Friendly atmosphere Approachable Staff Large organization Operationally Unique High level of autonomy if you are competent Pockets of very interesting work

    Cons

    Many lifers; 'experience' is used to justify the retention of technologically and financially illiterate staff. Many regulatory failings. No development opportunities for hard skills. The few interesting pockets of excellence are drowning in a morass of employment patterns reflective more of the public sector or utilities.

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  5. "IT FX BA"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Business Analyst in London, England

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good place to work at

    Cons

    nothing really apart from bonuses

  6. "ok"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    it is ok but great really

    Cons

    It is not so good in this complany

  7. "Undervalue Staff"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Big name for your CV

    Cons

    No development or support. Political environment, can be toxic at times. Peoples personality disorders are ignored even when they are effecting the rest of the team around them.

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  8. "Business Analyst"

    3.0
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    Current Contractor - Business Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Global bank with wide product offering

    Cons

    Limited career progression past Associate

  9. "Barclays"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vice President, Business Analyst Lead in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Barclays full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, work life balance, diversity of people working in london

    Cons

    They are investing talent in India which have not produced any output for 7 years.

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  10. Helpful (1)

    "Too much politics and bullying"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Regulatory Business Analyst in Coventry, England
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Job security Facility Good benefits Working from home Opportunities

    Cons

    Politics Bullying Lack of pay rise Too much pressure For too little pay

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