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Top Graduate Employers

Below is a list of the top 100 graduate recruiters. You can filter the table by region, industry and occupation.

The financial services industry is the main recruiter of university graduates into professional employment. The second main recruiter is the healthcare industry.

Power supply

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 National Grid 35
2 EDF Energy 20
3 Centrica 10
3 SSE 10
5 Air Products 5
5 British Gas 5
5 Cavendish Nuclear 5
5 E.ON 5
5 Engie 5
5 Opus 5
5 Scottish Power 5
5 SGN 5
5 Sp Energy Networks 5
5 UK Power Networks 5
5 Western Power Distribution 5
16 Co-operative (Co-Op) Fewer than 5
16 Morrison Utility Services Fewer than 5
16 NIE Networks Fewer than 5
16 npower Fewer than 5
16 Siemens AG Fewer than 5

This table is compiled using data taken from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey (2015–16) 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.