Compare Debenhams vs Tesco BETA

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

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Tesco

Employee Ratings

  • Tesco 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 1666 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7132 reviews)
Tesco employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.5
Career Opportunities
3.1
Tesco employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.0
Tesco employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Debenhams Ceo Sergio Bucher
49%
49%Sergio Bucher
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
45%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 27% higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
20%
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Tesco has 117 more total submitted salaries than Debenhams.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant7 Salaries
€10/hr
Sales Advisor7 Salaries
€10/hr
Dublin1 Salaries
€25,374/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant4 Salaries
€10/hr
Senior Analyst1 Salaries
€60,716/yr
Assistant3 Salaries
€10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Debenhams.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesco.
  • "Credit card" was the most mentioned Con at Debenhams.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Tesco.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 191 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 92 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 845 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 339 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit card"(in 139 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 59 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 296 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 141 reviews)
Featured Review
"Staff"27 Nov 2019

Former Contractor - Sales Advisor

I worked at Debenhams for less than a year

Pros

- Excellent place to work to gain experience in customer service and general merchandising.

Cons

I had no issues working within Debenhams, it was a great experience

Current Employee - Manager

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

Pros

The staff always go that extra mile

Cons

The hours can be inflexible

Advice to Management

Look after top staff

Job Postings