Top Graduate Employers

The financial services industry continues to be the main recruiter of university graduates into professional employment. Filter the table below by region, industry and occupation.

North East – Accommodation & food

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 McDonald's 5
2 J D Wetherspoon Fewer than 5
2 KFC Fewer than 5
2 Marriott International Fewer than 5
2 Pizza Express Fewer than 5
2 Premier Inn Fewer than 5
2 Whitbread Fewer than 5

These tables are compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2013–14) conducted by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). Read more about the methodology of this study.