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.



North East – Accommodation & food – Other managers & proprietors

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 McDonald's 5
2 Costa Coffee Fewer than 5
2 J D Wetherspoon Fewer than 5
2 Pizza Hut Fewer than 5
2 Premier Inn Fewer than 5

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.