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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.

Health professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Boots 480
2 Specsavers 220
3 Lloyds Pharmacy 175
4 Physio World 45
5 Vision Express 40
6 Aneurin Bevan Health Board 25
6 National Health Service (NHS) 25
8 Co-operative (Co-Op) 20
8 Day Lewis Pharmacy 20
8 Norfolk & Norwich Hospital 20
8 Tesco 20
12 Addenbrooke's Hospital 15
12 Gordons Chemist 15
12 Medicare 15
12 Optical Express 15
12 Queen Elizabeth Hospital 15
12 St George's Hospital 15
12 Unspecified Pharmacy 15
19 Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board 10
19 Bristol Community Health 10
19 Bupa 10
19 Chelsea & Westminster Hospital 10
19 Clear Pharmacy 10
19 Frimley Park Hospital 10
19 James Cook University Hospital 10
19 King's College Hospital 10
19 Lloyds Banking Group 10
19 Manchester Royal Infirmary 10
19 Rowlands Pharmacy 10
19 Royal Free Hospital 10
19 Royal Preston Hospital 10
19 Royal Surrey Hospital 10
19 Royal Sussex County Hospital 10
19 Southampton General Hospital 10
19 Sunderland Royal Hospital 10
19 Superdrug 10
37 Animal Health Trust 5
37 Belfast Health & Social Care Trust 5
37 Betsi Cadwaladar University Health Board 5
37 Birmingham City Council 5
37 Blackpool Victoria Hospital 5
37 Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Bristol Royal Infirmary 5
37 Britannia Pharmacy 5
37 Broomfield Hospital 5
37 Cambian Group 5
37 Cardiff & Vale University Health Board 5
37 City Hospital Birmingham 5
37 City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Cohens Chemist 5
37 Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Community Pharmacy 5
37 Companion Care Vets 5
37 Conquest Hospital 5
37 Croydon University Hospital 5
37 Cwm Taf Local Health Board 5
37 Doncaster Royal Infirmary 5
37 Ealing Hospital 5
37 East Surrey Hospital 5
37 Freeman Hospital 5
37 Great Ormond Street Hospital 5
37 Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Health and Safety Executive 5
37 Heartlands Hospital 5
37 Hillingdon Hospital 5
37 Homerton University Hospital 5
37 Ipswich Hospital 5
37 jhoots Pharmacy 5
37 Kent County Council 5
37 Kingston Hospital 5
37 Leicester Royal Infirmary 5
37 Leicestershire County Council 5
37 Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust 5
37 Leighton Hospital 5
37 Maidstone Hospital 5
37 Manor Pharmacy 5
37 McKeevers Chemist 5
37 Medivet 5
37 Morrisons 5
37 New Cross Hospital 5
37 North Middlesex Hospital 5
37 North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Trust 5
37 Northampton General Hospital 5
37 Northern Health & Social Care Trust 5
37 Northern Trust 5
37 Northwick Park Hospital 5
37 Nottingham County Council 5
37 Papworth Hospital 5
37 Partnerships in Care 5
37 Paydens Pharmacy 5
37 Peterborough City Hospital 5
37 Pharmacy Plus 5
37 Pilgrim Hospital 5
37 Plymouth City Council 5
37 Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust 5
37 Priory Group 5
37 Queen's Medical Centre 5
37 Rethink 5
37 Royal Berkshire Hospital 5
37 Royal Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital 5
37 Sainsbury's 5
37 Salisbury District Hospital 5
37 Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Shuropody 5
37 Singapore General Hospital 5
37 Southern Health & Social Care Trust 5
37 Spire Healthcare 5
37 St Mary's Hospital 5
37 Stockport NHS Foundation Trust 5
37 Surrey County Council 5
37 Tesco Opticians 5
37 Torbay Hospital 5
37 Treetops School 5
37 Turning Point 5
37 Undisclosed 5
37 University College London Hospital 5
37 University Hospital of North Staffordshire 5
37 Unspecified 5
37 Unspecified Hospital 5
37 Unspecified Veterinary Clinic 5
37 Warwickshire County Council 5
37 Watford General Hospital 5
37 Whipps Cross Hospital 5
37 Whittington Hospital 5
37 Worthing Hospital 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.