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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.

Wales – Public administration & defence

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Caerphilly County Borough Council 10
1 Intellectual Property Office 10
3 Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council 5
3 Bridgend County Borough Council 5
3 Cardiff Council 5
3 Carmarthenshire County Council 5
3 Companies House 5
3 Denbighshire County Council 5
3 Gwynedd Council 5
3 Newport City Council 5
3 Office For National Statistics (ONS) 5
3 Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council 5
3 Vale of Glamorgan Council 5
3 Wrexham County Borough Council 5
15 British Army Fewer than 5
15 British Transport Police Fewer than 5
15 Department for Work & Pensions Fewer than 5
15 HM Prison Service Fewer than 5
15 HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Fewer than 5
15 Ministry of Defence (MOD) Fewer than 5
15 Ministry of Justice Fewer than 5
15 Pembrokeshire County Council Fewer than 5
15 Wales Audit Office Fewer than 5
15 West Midlands Police 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.