Compare working at HSBC vs Barclays

Compare company reviews, salaries and ratings to find out if HSBC or Barclays is right for you. HSBC is most highly rated for Culture and Barclays is most highly rated for Work/life balance.

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Compare revenue, industry and employee numbers for HSBC and Barclays.

Industry
Finance
Finance
Revenue
more than US$10B
more than US$10B
Number of Employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
Headquarters
8 Canada Square, London, E14 5HQ, UK
London

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Compare management, culture and compensation ratings for HSBC and Barclays.

CEO approval

Headshot of Noel Quinn, CEO of HSBC
81%
approve of Noel Quinn's performance
Headshot of C.S. Venkatakrishnan (“Venkat”), CEO of Barclays
79%
approve of C.S. Venkatakrishnan (“Venkat”)'s performance

Salary satisfaction

44%
think they are paid fairly at HSBC
75%
think they are paid fairly at Barclays

HSBC company logoHSBC reviews

on 13 January 2022
Many to learn but busy.
Assistant Vice President
(Current Employee) - Hong Kong

on 5 June 2021
Productive and connected
Quality Assurance Analyst
(Current Employee) - Hong Kong

on 30 April 2021
Hard work is often rewarded
Manager/Designer/Programmer
(Current Employee) - Hong Kong

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Barclays company logoBarclays reviews

on 11 February 2020
Good experience
Security Concierge Supervisor
(Current Employee) - Central, Hong Kong Island

on 1 July 2019
Horrible company, greedy management
Project Manager, AVP
(Current Employee) - Hong Kong

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on 28 March 2019
Fun place to work
Delta-one Trading Assistant
(Current Employee) - Hong Kong

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721 jobs at HSBC
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21 jobs at Barclays
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Favorable experience
Favorable experience
Medium difficulty
Medium difficulty
Process is about a month
Process is about a month