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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.

Yorkshire and the Humber – Public administration & defence

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Leeds City Council 25
2 Her Majesty's Government 10
2 Kirklees Council 10
2 North Yorkshire County Council 10
5 Bradford Council 5
5 Calderdale Council 5
5 City of York Council 5
5 Department for Work & Pensions 5
5 Department of Health 5
5 East Riding of Yorkshire Council 5
5 Environment Agency 5
5 Health and Safety Executive 5
5 Hull City Council 5
5 North Lincolnshire Council 5
5 North Yorkshire Police 5
5 Rotherham Metropolitcan Borough Council 5
5 Sheffield City Council 5
5 Wakefield Council 5
5 West Yorkshire Police 5
20 British Army Fewer than 5
20 Civil Service Fewer than 5
20 Department for Education Fewer than 5
20 Harrogate Borough Council Fewer than 5
20 Highways England Fewer than 5
20 HM Prison Service Fewer than 5
20 HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Fewer than 5
20 National Offender Management Office Fewer than 5
20 Natural England Fewer than 5
20 NHS Digital Fewer than 5
20 North East Lincolnshire Council Fewer than 5
20 Public Health England 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.