Compare IBM vs Synopsys BETA

See how working at IBM vs. Synopsys 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 IBM vs. Synopsys. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
IBM company icon

IBM

Synopsys company icon

Synopsys

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Synopsys scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 10185 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1755 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Synopsys employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.7
Synopsys employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Sandip Patel
91%
91%Sandip Patel
CEO Approval
Synopsys Ceo Dr. Aart J. de Geus and Dr. Chi-Foon Chan
96%
96%Dr. Aart J. de Geus and Dr. Chi-Foon Chan
Synopsys employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
78%
Synopsys employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 11,662 more total submitted salaries than Synopsys.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Applications Developer505 Salaries
₹ 4,55,290/yr
Associate Systems Engineer499 Salaries
₹ 3,98,489/yr
Project Manager231 Salaries
₹ 16,13,378/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Applications Engineer28 Salaries
₹ 12,40,272/yr
Systems Administrator2 Salaries
₹ 9,81,382/yr
Program Manager2 Salaries
₹ 34,29,024/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Synopsys.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Synopsys.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2502 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2438 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 354 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 144 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 724 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 654 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 54 reviews)
"Career growth"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"ibm intern"3 Aug 2020

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at IBM for less than a year

Pros

good mentor, supportive and friendly

Cons

poor management, almost like govt dept

Current Intern - Internship

I have been working at Synopsys for more than a year

Pros

You get to work on real time projects, You are treated as an employee even though you are an intern, very helpful team members and good place to begin career in VLSI

Cons

None from my side, everything is good

Advice to Management

None

Job Postings

IBM has 13,750 more recently posted open jobs than Synopsys.