Top Graduate Employers
The financial services industry is, for the third consecutive year, the main recruiter of university graduates into professional employment. You can filter the table below by region, industry and occupation.
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East Midlands – Public administration & defence
|1||Royal Air Force (RAF)||30|
|2||Derbyshire County Council||15|
|2||Leicester City Council||15|
|4||Lincolnshire County Council||10|
|4||Nottingham County Council||10|
|4||Nottinghamshire County Council||10|
|7||Derby City Council||5|
|7||Leicestershire County Council||5|
|7||National Probation Service||5|
|7||Northamptonshire County Council||5|
|13||Environment Agency||Fewer than 5|
|13||Ministry of Defence (MOD)||Fewer than 5|
|13||Ministry of Justice||Fewer than 5|
This table is compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2014–15) conducted by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). Numbers are rounded to the nearest five in line with Higher Education Statistics Agency confidentiality requirements. Read more about how we compile these tables.