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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.

South East – Wholesale, retail & vehicle repair

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Boots 45
2 Specsavers 25
3 Majestic Wine 15
4 Home Retail Group 10
4 John Lewis Partnership 10
4 Lloyds Pharmacy 10
4 Tesco 10
8 Abercrombie & Fitch 5
8 Argos 5
8 B&Q 5
8 Co-operative (Co-Op) 5
8 Day Lewis Pharmacy 5
8 Kamsons Pharmacy 5
8 Laura Ashley 5
8 Lidl 5
8 Marks & Spencer 5
8 Next 5
8 Paydens Pharmacy 5
8 Sainsbury's 5
8 Toys R Us 5
8 Vision Express 5
8 Waitrose 5
23 Aldi Fewer than 5
23 Amazon Fewer than 5
23 Clarks Fewer than 5
23 Coast Fewer than 5
23 Debenhams Fewer than 5
23 Estée Lauder Fewer than 5
23 Fat Face Fewer than 5
23 Halfords Fewer than 5
23 Hollister Fewer than 5
23 Iceland Fewer than 5
23 IKEA Fewer than 5
23 Jewson Fewer than 5
23 Matalan Fewer than 5
23 Mercedes-Benz Fewer than 5
23 Morrisons Fewer than 5
23 New Look Fewer than 5
23 Nike Fewer than 5
23 Optical Express Fewer than 5
23 Pets At Home Fewer than 5
23 Pets Corner Fewer than 5
23 Phones 4u Fewer than 5
23 Primrose Fewer than 5
23 River Island Fewer than 5
23 Robert Dyas Fewer than 5
23 Rowlands Pharmacy Fewer than 5
23 Screwfix Fewer than 5
23 Sodexo Fewer than 5
23 Superdrug Fewer than 5
23 Thales Fewer than 5
23 The Range Fewer than 5
23 TJX Europe Fewer than 5
23 Topshop Fewer than 5
23 Touchwood Pharmacy Fewer than 5
23 Travis Perkins Fewer than 5
23 White Company Fewer than 5
23 WHSmith Fewer than 5
23 Wren Living 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.