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Top Graduate Employers

Our latest look at graduate recruiters shows that financial services are once again the top UK employers of graduates. Filter the table below by region, industry and occupation.

Science, research, engineering & technology professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Rolls-Royce 150
2 Atkins 145
2 Jaguar Land Rover 145
4 BAE Systems 110
5 Hewlett Packard 105
6 IBM 90
7 BP 70
8 Arup 65
8 Mott Macdonald 65
10 FDM 60
11 Jacobs Engineering 55
12 BT 50
13 Dyson 45
14 Aecom 40
14 AMEC 40
14 Lloyds Banking Group 40
14 Ministry of Defence (MOD) 40
14 Schlumberger 40
19 Accenture 35
19 Babcock 35
19 MBDA 35
19 Sky 35
19 Thales 35
19 URS 35
25 British Airways 30
25 Capgemini 30
25 Network Rail 30
25 Renishaw 30
25 Shell 30
30 Baker Hughes 25
30 Barclays 25
30 Capita 25
30 Cisco Systems 25
30 EDF Energy 25
30 Ford 25
30 General Electric 25
30 GlaxoSmithKline 25
30 Goldman Sachs 25
30 JP Morgan 25
30 Laing O'Rourke 25
30 Ramboll 25
30 Sellafield 25
30 Transport For London 25
30 Wood Group 25
45 Acturis 20
45 Aker Solutions 20
45 Amey 20
45 British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) 20
45 CGI Group 20
45 CH2M Hill 20
45 Costain 20
45 Delphi 20
45 Halliburton 20
45 Intel Corporation 20
45 Lockheed Martin 20
45 Microsoft 20
45 National Grid 20
45 Nissan 20
45 Parsons Brinckerhoff 20
45 Petrofac 20
45 Phoenix Partnership 20
45 Siemens AG 20
45 Subsea 7 20
45 Technip 20
45 Tesco 20
66 Aero Engine Controls 15
66 Airbus 15
66 ARM 15
66 Assystem 15
66 AstraZeneca 15
66 Atos 15
66 AWE 15
66 Balfour Beatty 15
66 Bam Nuttall 15
66 Cavendish Nuclear 15
66 CGGVeritas 15
66 Citi 15
66 Covance 15
66 Credit Suisse 15
66 Deloitte 15
66 Environment Agency 15
66 Evotec 15
66 ExxonMobil 15
66 Foster Wheeler 15
66 Imagination Technologies 15
66 JCB 15
66 Johnson Matthey 15
66 Kainos 15
66 Marks & Spencer 15
66 Met Office 15
66 Nestlé 15
66 Public Health England 15
66 Qinetiq 15
66 Sony 15
66 Unilever 15
66 WSP Group 15
97 Alstom 10
97 Amazon 10
97 Aston Martin 10
97 Bank of America 10
97 Bloomberg 10
97 British Army 10
97 Cambridge Consultants 10
97 Carillion 10
97 Centrica 10
97 Civil Service 10
97 ConocoPhillips 10
97 DNV GL 10
97 Eurofins Scienctific 10
97 Experian 10
97 First Derivatives 10
97 FMC Technologies 10
97 Frazer-Nash Consultancy 10
97 Fujitsu 10
97 Google 10
97 Graham 10
97 HSBC 10
97 IPL 10
97 IRESS 10
97 JBA Consulting 10
97 Kier Group 10
97 KPMG 10
97 Metaswitch Networks 10
97 Morgan Stanley 10
97 Mouchel 10
97 National Health Service (NHS) 10
97 Natural England 10
97 Peter Brett 10
97 Procter & Gamble 10
97 Randox Laboratories 10
97 Reckitt Benckiser 10
97 Ricardo 10
97 Rockstar Games 10
97 Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) 10
97 Schneider Electric 10
97 Selex ES 10
97 Sir Robert McAlpine 10
97 Skanska 10
97 Ultra Electronics 10
97 University of Leicester 10
97 University of Sheffield 10
97 Unspecified 10
97 Virgin 10
97 Xodus Group 10

These tables are compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2012–13) conducted by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). Read more about the methodology of this study.