Compare Screwfix vs Toolstation BETA

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

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Toolstation

Employee Ratings

  • Screwfix 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)
4.0
(based on 768 reviews)
Screwfix employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 330 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Screwfix employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Screwfix employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Screwfix employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Screwfix employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Screwfix Ceo John Mewett
88%
88%John Mewett
Screwfix employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Toolstation Ceo James Mackenzie
72%
72%James Mackenzie
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Screwfix employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Screwfix employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Toolstation employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Screwfix.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Toolstation.
  • "Kingfisher" was the most mentioned Con at Screwfix.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Toolstation.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 51 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 34 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 10 reviews)
"Travis perkins"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Kingfisher"(in 17 reviews)
"Area managers"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 19 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Supervisor

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

Pros

Great teams, Decent hours, variety in the workday.

Cons

Poor IT support, Relatively Low wages for alot of added responsibility

Advice to Management

In store management is spot on, good communication with area manager too. Higher up could do with a look at fixing issues with it and contact centre, Makes in store work harder

Current Employee - Store Manager

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

Pros

Flexible rotas , pay ok , good team

Cons

There are no issues with company

Advice to Management

Def work for them

Job Postings

Screwfix has 17 more recently posted open jobs than Toolstation.