Compare IBM vs Accenture BETA

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

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Accenture

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Accenture scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 72372 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1832 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
IBM employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
IBM employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
88%
88%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Accenture Ceo  Julie Sweet
89%
89% Julie Sweet
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Accenture employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
62%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, IBM salaries averaged €10,640 higher than Accenture.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer175 Salaries
€46,435/yr
Consultant8 Salaries
€43,574/yr
Research Scientist8 Salaries
€66,008/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer34 Salaries
€40,581/yr
Consultant94 Salaries
€49,183/yr
Analyst74 Salaries
€34,333/yr

What Employees Say

  • Accenture had 1,621 more reviews than IBM that mentioned "Good work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Accenture.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 4271 reviews)
"Good work culture"(in 4056 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 2270 reviews)
"Variable pay"(in 684 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Digital Sales Representative

I have been working at IBM full-time

Pros

Many opportunities to learn from the best people in the industry

Cons

There are no cons. nothing at all. It is all just great

Advice to Management

Keep up the amazing work you are doing everyday

Current Contractor - Credit Services Analyst

I have been working at Accenture for more than 3 years

Pros

- Amazing professional develop training courses, programmes, and initiatives - Great social commit called People Crew (Quarterly large scale events and monthly team events) - Competitive salary and... benefits (VHI, pension, share buy scheme, bonus)

Cons

- No one is going to push you for promotion. Have to apply internally with team leads approval - Can be frustrating to progress career within Accenture when you are client based

Advice to Management

Help Level 10 and above to progress their career better. Provide more advice and areas they should train in to get promotion.

Job Postings

Accenture has 10,018 more recently posted open jobs than IBM.