Compare Wickes vs Screwfix BETA

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

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Screwfix

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)
3.2
(based on 298 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 775 reviews)
Screwfix employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.8
Screwfix employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Screwfix employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.7
Screwfix employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.6
Screwfix employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.9
Screwfix employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Wickes Ceo David Wood
84%
84%David Wood
CEO Approval
Screwfix Ceo John Mewett
88%
88%John Mewett
Screwfix employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Screwfix employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Screwfix employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Wickes employees rated theirs.

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Wickes.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Screwfix.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Wickes.
  • "Kingfisher" was the most mentioned Con at Screwfix.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 12 reviews)
"Travis perkins"(in 12 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 51 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 16 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
"Kingfisher"(in 17 reviews)
"Area managers"(in 13 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"22 Mar 2019

Former Employee - Data Analyst

I worked at Wickes full-time for less than a year

Pros

Not great about here just giving this review for fun

Cons

Not good enough holy city

Advice to Management

You should treat your employees well

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

Job Postings

Screwfix has 183 more recently posted open jobs than Wickes.