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.
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North West – Public administration & defence
|1||Lancashire County Council||30|
|2||Cumbria County Council||15|
|2||Greater Manchester Police||15|
|2||Manchester City Council||15|
|5||National Probation Service||10|
|6||Cheshire East Council||5|
|6||Greater Manchester Probation Service||5|
|6||Merseyside Probation Trust||5|
|6||Salford City Council||5|
|6||St Helens Council||5|
|6||Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council||5|
|20||Blackpool Council||Fewer than 5|
|20||British Army||Fewer than 5|
|20||British Transport Police||Fewer than 5|
|20||Department for Education||Fewer than 5|
|20||Environment Agency||Fewer than 5|
|20||HM Prison Service||Fewer than 5|
|20||HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)||Fewer than 5|
|20||Rochdale Borough Council||Fewer than 5|
|20||Staffordshire County Council||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.