Barclays Senior Analyst Reviews

Updated 1 Mar 2021

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Barclays CEO Jes Staley
Jes Staley
68 Ratings
  1. "Java Developer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Analyst - BA4 in Glasgow, Scotland

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

    Pros

    Good environment to work and pay scale is great

    Cons

    No cons I could find

  2. "Traditional and slow-changing"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Senior Quantitative Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good work-life balance and mostly good colleagues.

    Cons

    Too many politics and slow to change.

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "hit and miss"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior AML Analyst in Coventry, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good benefits, friendly colleagues, discount off retail items

    Cons

    nepotism, poor bonuses, underpaid base salary

  4. "Just OK"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Fraud Analyst in Coventry, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Barclays full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Global name, great opportunities to network and regular reviews and bonuses

    Cons

    Salary below market rate, favouritism/nepotism, not many opportunities to move around

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  5. "Culture various between teams"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Senior Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Barclays

    Pros

    More innovative amongst traditional banks Flexible working arrangement Good training in the analytics team

    Cons

    Have to negotiate hard on salary with HR The IT support is as good as it can be as a traditional bank Some of the teams can be hard to work with

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  6. "Good Company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Analyst 

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    benefits, working hours, salary, people, career

    Cons

    there are not any cons

  7. "Good place for IT work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Knutsford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Barclays part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Decent salary and benefits, mobility within IT encouraged, great IT campus in Cheshire

    Cons

    Fragmented IT locations can be an issue

  8. "Good learning experience"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Senior Business Analyst in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Barclays for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I was able to develop Agile methodology skills. Exposure to compliance process.

    Cons

    No budget for IT projects. Ever changing organisation structure. Consistently inconsistent.

  9. "Good"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Compliance Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Pay is certainly above average

    Cons

    Everything else is below average

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  10. "Good firm to learn but very slow progression"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Senior Strategic Analyst in London, England

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Big firm so lots of different types of projects and get to learn Colleagues very helpful

    Cons

    Very hierarchical for career progression

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