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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.

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

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Boots 35
2 Lloyds Pharmacy 15
2 Specsavers 15
4 Allied Pharmacies 5
4 Cohens Chemist 5
4 Co-operative (Co-Op) 5
4 Manor Pharmacy 5
4 Rowlands Pharmacy 5
4 Tesco 5
4 Vision Express 5
11 Community Pharmacy Fewer than 5
11 HCL Fewer than 5
11 Lloyds Banking Group Fewer than 5
11 Optical Express Fewer than 5
11 Sainsbury's Fewer than 5
11 Superdrug Fewer than 5
11 Unavailable Fewer than 5
11 Unspecified Employer 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.