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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.

Information & communication – Culture, media & sports occupations

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) 50
2 Sky 20
3 Framestore 15
4 ITV 10
5 Archant 5
5 Channel 4 5
5 Envy Post Production 5
5 Envy Post Production 5
5 Frontier Developments 5
5 Google 5
5 Hallmark 5
5 Haymarket Media Group 5
5 Lime Pictures 5
5 Mentorn Media 5
5 Oxford University Press 5
5 Pearson 5
5 Perform Group 5
5 Sony 5
5 Unspecified Production Company 5
20 Addison Lee Fewer than 5
20 AOL Fewer than 5
20 Arthur Cox Fewer than 5
20 Atos Fewer than 5
20 Axonn Fewer than 5
20 Bauer Media Fewer than 5
20 Cambridge University Press Fewer than 5
20 Capgemini Fewer than 5
20 Chambers & Partners Fewer than 5
20 DC Thomson Fewer than 5
20 Disney Fewer than 5
20 Double Negative Visual Effects Fewer than 5
20 ESPN Fewer than 5
20 Future Plc Fewer than 5
20 Future Science Group Fewer than 5
20 Ideal World Fewer than 5
20 IMG Fewer than 5
20 Immediate Media Fewer than 5
20 Incisive Media Fewer than 5
20 IPC Media Fewer than 5
20 ITN Fewer than 5
20 Jagex Fewer than 5
20 LJ Create Fewer than 5
20 Palgrave Macmillan Fewer than 5
20 Pebble Beach Systems Fewer than 5
20 Random House Fewer than 5
20 Red Bee Media Fewer than 5
20 redgate Fewer than 5
20 RPS Group Fewer than 5
20 RSTO Fewer than 5
20 STV Fewer than 5
20 Taylor & Francis Fewer than 5
20 Telefónica Fewer than 5
20 Thomson Reuters Fewer than 5
20 Undisclosed Fewer than 5
20 Universal Music Group Fewer than 5
20 Unspecified Fewer than 5
20 Warner Brothers Fewer than 5
20 William Reed Fewer than 5
20 Witheld Fewer than 5
20 Withheld Fewer than 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.