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.

South West – Wholesale, retail & vehicle repair – Health professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Specsavers 20
2 Boots 15
3 Lloyds Pharmacy 5
3 Vision Express 5
5 Co-operative (Co-Op) Fewer than 5
5 Day Lewis Pharmacy Fewer than 5
5 Optical Express 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.