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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.

North West – Human health & social work

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Manchester Royal Infirmary 10
1 Physio World 10
1 Royal Preston Hospital 10
4 Blackpool Victoria Hospital 5
4 Bupa 5
4 Creative Support 5
4 Leighton Hospital 5
4 Salisbury District Hospital 5
4 Stockport NHS Foundation Trust 5
4 Wythenshawe Hospital 5
11 Action For Children Fewer than 5
11 Autism Initiatives Fewer than 5
11 Busy Bees Fewer than 5
11 Countess of Chester Hospital Fewer than 5
11 Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Fewer than 5
11 Foster Care Associates Fewer than 5
11 Lancashire County Council Fewer than 5
11 Liverpool City Council Fewer than 5
11 Nacro Fewer than 5
11 National Health Service (NHS) Fewer than 5
11 Northampton General Hospital Fewer than 5
11 Priory Group Fewer than 5
11 Spire Healthcare Fewer than 5
11 Turning Point Fewer than 5
11 Unspecified Hospital Fewer than 5
11 YMCA 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.