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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"Innovative, employee-focused and fun."
Culture
8.6 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.8 / 10
 
Salary
8.4 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.0 / 10
 
 
Training
8.2 / 10
 

Pros

  • The offices boast a wide range of facilities including restaurants, a gym and a cinema.
  • The salary is considered good for a graduate programme and graduate employees seem confident in how it will increase over time.
  • Most managers are approachable and willing to help whenever required. Regular feedback is also provided.
  • The flexible hours and agile working helps graduates to maintain a good work/life balance.

Cons

  • Some consider the office to be quite distant from central London.
  • As with any company of this size, administrative matters can take a long time to complete.
  • There are graduates who feel that the fast-paced environment puts them under pressure.
  • Some would like to see more efficiency within some departments.

What insiders say about...

"Know your technical skills, be relaxed and be yourself."

"The culture during the working day is great. There are shows on in the cinema, a..."

"We have amazing facilities and the smart casual dress code creates a more relaxed..."

"There has been a recent emphasis on flexible working and my team has been accommodating..."

"It's pretty good."

"The office facilities are good. There's a subsidised food and a nail bar on campus..."

"How do you overcome problems with work? What do you do when you don't see eye to..."

"There's a lot of effort put into environmental responsibility. The next step would..."

"There are regular one-to-ones with managers where we receive feedback and catch up..."

"We have (just) above the average number of women in tech for the industry. The company..."

"Progression at the early stages is simply a case of proving I now know enough to..."

"I got ownership of my work from the early stages of my graduate scheme. My day-to-day..."

"The friendly and inclusive environment, the work/life balance and our great campus...."

"The location. Livingston is a small village and living outside of it can make commuting..."

"Sky lets you have two paid volunteering days a year."

"Innovative, employee-focused and fun."

"It gave me the chance to change my career and to work somewhere where I could stay..."

"I got this job through a free programming course that Sky created to get more women..."

"Move the campus to central London."

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