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.
East Midlands – Wholesale, retail & vehicle repair
|4||Marks & Spencer||5|
|13||Apple||Fewer than 5|
|13||Asda||Fewer than 5|
|13||Avon||Fewer than 5|
|13||Clarks||Fewer than 5|
|13||Co-operative (Co-Op)||Fewer than 5|
|13||Danwood||Fewer than 5|
|13||Dimensions||Fewer than 5|
|13||Dunelm Mill||Fewer than 5|
|13||Farmfoods||Fewer than 5|
|13||Game||Fewer than 5|
|13||Home Retail Group||Fewer than 5|
|13||Iceland||Fewer than 5|
|13||IKEA||Fewer than 5|
|13||JD Sports||Fewer than 5|
|13||jhoots Pharmacy||Fewer than 5|
|13||John Lewis Partnership||Fewer than 5|
|13||Laura Ashley||Fewer than 5|
|13||Lidl||Fewer than 5|
|13||Majestic Wine||Fewer than 5|
|13||Mamas & Papas||Fewer than 5|
|13||Manor Pharmacy||Fewer than 5|
|13||Matalan||Fewer than 5|
|13||Mercedes-Benz||Fewer than 5|
|13||Nike||Fewer than 5|
|13||Nisa||Fewer than 5|
|13||Optical Express||Fewer than 5|
|13||Pets At Home||Fewer than 5|
|13||River Island||Fewer than 5|
|13||RS Components||Fewer than 5|
|13||Superdrug||Fewer than 5|
|13||Topshop||Fewer than 5|
|13||Toys R Us||Fewer than 5|
|13||Travis Perkins||Fewer than 5|
|13||Unknown Employer||Fewer than 5|
|13||Vision Express||Fewer than 5|
|13||Wallis||Fewer than 5|
|13||WHSmith||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.