/

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.

South West – Professional, scientific & technical – Business, media & public service professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) 15
2 Deloitte 10
2 Ernst & Young 10
2 KPMG 10
5 Grant Thornton 5
5 Lyons Davidson Solicitors 5
5 RSM 5
8 Aecom Fewer than 5
8 Atkins Fewer than 5
8 Babcock Fewer than 5
8 Bailey Partnership Fewer than 5
8 BDO Fewer than 5
8 Crowe Clark Whitehill Fewer than 5
8 Defence Science & Technology Laboratory (DSTL) Fewer than 5
8 Edif ERA Fewer than 5
8 Fielden Clegg Bradley Studios Fewer than 5
8 JMP Consultants Fewer than 5
8 Lambert Smith Hampton Fewer than 5
8 Mazars Fewer than 5
8 Natural England Fewer than 5
8 NewLaw Fewer than 5
8 Saffery Champness Fewer than 5
8 SJD Accountancy Fewer than 5
8 Smith & Williamson Fewer than 5
8 Sweett Group 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.