Compare IBM vs Shopify BETA

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

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Shopify

Employee Ratings

  • Shopify scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 68341 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 940 reviews)
Shopify employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Shopify employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.8
Shopify employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Shopify Ceo Tobias Lütke
90%
90%Tobias Lütke
Shopify employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Shopify employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 3,977 more total submitted salaries than Shopify.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer402 Salaries
CA$81,996/yr
IT Specialist145 Salaries
CA$67,689/yr
Intern51 Salaries
CA$26/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer87 Salaries
CA$100,865/yr
Support Specialist7 Salaries
CA$45,000/yr
Support Advisor57 Salaries
CA$42,713/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Shopify.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Gurus" was the most mentioned Con at Shopify.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 67 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 47 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Gurus"(in 28 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Software Developer(Fullstack)

I worked at IBM for less than a year

Pros

-Lots of programs aimed at making your internship and time at IBM more enjoyable -Intern coffee chats every week -Lots of free swag -My team was super friendly and my manager had a goal of everyone... doing work that allowed them to learn and grow and that was not only for the co-ops

Cons

-Can't really think of any cons -Would have been nice to work in person but COVID prevented that

Current Contractor - Helper

I have been working at Shopify

Pros

Culture! Continuous Growth Opportunities, Wonderful Work Environment

Cons

There is always something else to learn. You will not be bored.

Job Postings

IBM has 15,915 more recently posted open jobs than Shopify.