The top 20 UK retailers to work for in 2022

Did you know that IKEA sells more than 11.6 billion Swedish meatballs a year in the UK? 🍽

Swedish home furnishings retailer IKEA has been named the top retailer to work for in the UK, according to employee reviews.

Using the responses to the Breakroom Quiz we're able to reveal the best retailers to work for in the UK this year. Furniture giant IKEA has taken the top spot with a Breakroom rating of 7.4 from their current employees. In close second was cosmetics retailer Lush with a rating of 7.3 and online grocery retailer Ocado 7.2 came in third.

The 2022 top 20 retailers to work at are:


2. Lush

3. Ocado

4. Homesense

5. Amazon

6. Harrods

7. Company Shop

8. Carpetright

9. Waterstones

10. Dreams

11. Paperchase

12. THG

13. The Perfume Shop

14. Soletrader

15. Ryman

16. Lakeland

17. British Garden Centres

18. Marks & Spencer

19. Pets at Home

20. Flying Tiger

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We use the responses from the 400,000+ people like you who've told us about their jobs when they've taken the Breakroom Quiz. We include an estimated pay range for all jobs, even if the pay isn’t in the job advert you'll still have an idea of what you'll be earning.

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* This ranking is based on employers with over 30 Breakroom Quiz responses from employees at that employer.

** All reviews, ratings, rankings and job postings are accurate as of the 23rd of November 2022

Published on 23 November 2022