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Top Graduate Employers

The finance and retail sectors are recruiting the greatest number of graduates into graduate-level employment, according to our latest figures. So, where are the jobs?

Filter the table below by region, industry and occupation.

  • Click on a company name to read an employer profile and find details of their graduate training – where in the UK they recruit, in what industries, and into what types of job.
  • See starting salaries and minimum educational requirements.
  • Find out how we created the graduate employers table.

Education – Teaching & educational professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Teach First 110
2 British Council 65
3 Middlesex University 25
3 Unspecified Primary School 25
5 Liverpool Hope University 20
5 TEFL 20
5 Unspecified School 20
8 Chatteris Educational Foundation 15
8 Explore Learning 15
8 Jet Programme 15
11 Carmarthenshire County Council 10
11 Coventry University 10
11 East Ayrshire Council 10
11 Falkirk Council 10
11 Fife Council 10
11 Hampshire County Council 10
11 Lancashire County Council 10
11 Midlothian Council 10
11 North Ayrshire Council 10
11 St Mary's Primary School 10
11 Swansea Council 10
11 Unspecified Secondary School 10
11 West Lothian Council 10
11 West Sussex County Council 10
25 Aberdeen City Council 5
25 Aberdeenshire Council 5
25 All Saints C of E Primary School 5
25 All Saints Primary School 5
25 Barnfield Education 5
25 Barnsley Council 5
25 Berlitz 5
25 Birmingham City Council 5
25 Canterbury Christ Church University 5
25 Cherrytree Primary School and Nursery 5
25 Christchurch Primary School 5
25 Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School 5
25 Coventry City Council 5
25 Dorset County Council 5
25 Dundee City Council 5
25 Durham University 5
25 East Lothian Council 5
25 East Sussex County Council 5
25 Edinburgh City Council 5
25 English First 5
25 Exchange Group 5
25 Glasgow City Council 5
25 Gloucestershire County Council 5
25 Glyndŵr University 5
25 Harris Academy 5
25 Harrow School 5
25 Hertfordshire County Council 5
25 Highland Council 5
25 Holy Family Catholic Primary School 5
25 Imperial College London 5
25 International House 5
25 John Henry Newman Cathlic College 5
25 Kent County Council 5
25 Kingston University 5
25 Kirklees Council 5
25 Larbert High School 5
25 Leeds City Council 5
25 Lincolnshire County Council 5
25 Manchester City Council 5
25 North Lanarkshire Council 5
25 North Liverpool Academy 5
25 Northumberland County Council 5
25 Nottingham County Council 5
25 Oasis Academy Enfield 5
25 Opportunity China 5
25 Ossett Academy 5
25 Oundle School 5
25 Pembrokeshire County Council 5
25 Perth & Kinross Council 5
25 Powys County Council 5
25 Priory School 5
25 Renfrewshire Council 5
25 Rolls-Royce 5
25 Sandwell Academy 5
25 Sandwell Council 5
25 Scottish Borders Council 5
25 Sheffield Hallam University 5
25 South Ayrshire Council 5
25 South Lanarkshire Council 5
25 Southampton City Council 5
25 Southampton Solent University 5
25 St John's Primary School 5
25 Staffordshire County Council 5
25 Stirling Council 5
25 Super Stars 5
25 Surrey County Council 5
25 Teaching English As A Foreign Language 5
25 The Dustan School 5
25 Thomas Ferens Academy 5
25 Undisclosed 5
25 University of Bristol 5
25 University of Manchester 5
25 University of Northampton 5
25 University of Nottingham 5
25 University of Oxford 5
25 University of Portsmouth 5
25 University of Wolverhampton 5
25 Unspecified 5
25 Vaughan Systems 5
25 Wellington College 5
25 Wells Cathedral School 5
25 Weston College 5
25 Wigan Council 5
25 Wycombe Abbey School 5
25 Wymondham College 5

These tables are compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2011–12) conducted by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). Read more about the methodology of this study.