These are the 15 best UK companies to work for - according to employees

Kickstarting your career can be a daunting process, but it’s important to follow a path that you’re passionate about and enjoy

Would you like to work at one of these companies?

Many people will aspire to work at a specific company in a particular role, but for others, the process of finding a dream job is one that takes time and research. If you’re keen to learn more about which companies are rated highly by workers, Glassdoor has released its annual list of the best places to work in the UK, based on employee feedback. Companies are assessed on a range of factors, including work-life balance, culture, leadership and management, and learning and development, with these 15 businesses rated the highest in 2020.

Company rating: 4.5/5. Feedback: “Friendly culture that prioritises employees' wellbeing and development, not just revenue generation.”

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Company rating: 4.4/5 Feedback: “Truly encourages and cares for development of staff. Challenging environment and colleagues you can look up to. Lots of personal development potential.”
Company rating: 4.4/5 Feedback: “Great culture - open, friendly, smart and ambitious, fast-paced, global and diversified - that prioritizes personal development and growth.”
Company rating: 4.4/5 Feedback: “Great managers. Great tools to help you succeed in your role. Very friendly team. Google care massively about their employees and their reaction to Covid-19 has been impressive.”
Company rating: 4.4/5 Feedback: “Excellent people, great work ethic and fantastic fun. They really care about the employees at all levels.”
Company rating: 4.4/5 Feedback: “Interesting, varied workload, with good support from management and good perks/flexibility. Handled the lockdown brilliantly.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “Very smart and capable colleagues. Excellent pay. Extensive benefits package: you're very well looked after.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “Fantastic work-life balance which is hard to find in Hospitality. Recognition at its best and great opportunity to progress.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “Fantastic career and personal development opportunities. Autonomous and flexible work-life balance.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “The workforce is as diverse as the communities we serve. The company is providing the best possible care and resources to help all of us thrive — at work, in our personal life, and across every life stage, so we can focus on our mission of bringing the world closer together.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “Amazing culture and benefits, fantastic response to COVID-19, progression and development opportunities.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “It is a kind, caring, friendly and down-to-earth company who will do all they can to help you further your career.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “The culture of the company is great, putting employees’ development at the heart of what they do.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “Challenging work, good work-life balance, latest tech stack, good team culture.”
Company rating: 4.3/5 Feedback: “Great benefits, career development opportunities, and option to work from home part of the week. Good work/life balance.”