Compare IBM vs Oracle BETA

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

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Oracle

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Oracle scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 54907 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 27960 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
77%
77%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Oracle Ceo Safra A. Catz
78%
78%Safra A. Catz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Oracle salaries averaged A$17,498 higher than IBM.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant65 Salaries
A$101,916/yr
Project Manager36 Salaries
A$110,969/yr
Intern34 Salaries
A$39,248/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant13 Salaries
A$95,260/yr
Project Manager3 Salaries
A$149,735/yr
Graduate Trainee2 Salaries
A$59,633/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Oracle.
  • IBM had 60 more reviews than Oracle that mentioned "Salary hike" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2502 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2438 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1514 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1396 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 724 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 654 reviews)
Cons
"No hikes"(in 858 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 594 reviews)
Featured Review
"IBM"17 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Procurement Specialist

I have been working at IBM full-time

Pros

Wonderful working environment, culture, people, and strategy.

Cons

Not that much I can say.

Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer

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

Pros

The company will be around next year. Extremely smart peers.

Cons

Complex infrastructure and aged language systems.

Advice to Management

Keep it up.

Job Postings

IBM has 10,579 more recently posted open jobs than Oracle.