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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.

Information & communication – Science, research, engineering & technology professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 FDM 80
2 Accenture 60
2 BAE Systems 60
2 IBM 60
2 QA 60
6 BT 55
7 Sky 40
8 Capgemini 30
8 Microsoft 30
10 CGI Group 25
10 Kainos 25
12 Acturis 20
12 British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) 20
12 Fujitsu 20
12 Sopra Steria 20
16 Bloomberg 15
16 Cisco Systems 15
16 Google 15
16 Imagination Technologies 15
16 Metaswitch Networks 15
16 Sparta Global 15
16 Vodafone 15
23 Access Group 10
23 AquaQ Analytics 10
23 Civica 10
23 CSC 10
23 Dorset Software 10
23 First Derivatives 10
23 Liberty Information Technology 10
23 Ncc Group 10
23 Office For National Statistics (ONS) 10
23 Rockstar Games 10
23 Skyscanner 10
23 Softcat 10
23 Tata Consultancy Services 10
23 Ten10 10
23 Virgin 10
38 Allstate 5
38 ANDigital 5
38 Angel Solutions 5
38 Automated Intelligence 5
38 Avecto 5
38 Base 3 Systems 5
38 Beeks Financial Cloud 5
38 BJSS 5
38 Bluefin 5
38 Cantarus 5
38 Cognizant 5
38 Computacenter 5
38 Computer Sciences Corporation 5
38 Dai 5
38 Darktrace 5
38 Dionach 5
38 Dovetail Games 5
38 DriveWorks 5
38 ECS 5
38 Elsevier 5
38 ENABLE 5
38 Exco InTouch 5
38 Experian 5
38 FactSet 5
38 Fidessa 5
38 Focus Group Europe 5
38 Gamma 5
38 Gartner 5
38 Hawk-Eye Innovations 5
38 hedgehog lab 5
38 Improbable 5
38 Inspired 5
38 Interoute 5
38 Leidos 5
38 MDSL 5
38 Northop Grumman 5
38 Opta 5
38 Oracle 5
38 Outplay Entertainment 5
38 Phoenix Partnership 5
38 Playtech 5
38 Proofpoint 5
38 Qube Global Software 5
38 Quick Release 5
38 Redweb 5
38 RIBA Enterprises 5
38 Roller Agency 5
38 Salmon 5
38 SAP 5
38 SCISYS 5
38 SDM Group 5
38 SITA 5
38 Sky Bet 5
38 Sophos 5
38 Sumo Digital 5
38 Sword Apak 5
38 Telent 5
38 The App Business 5
38 The App Experts 5
38 Thomson Reuters 5
38 Web Applications UK 5
99 Advance Fewer than 5
99 Advanced Fewer than 5
99 Aimia Fewer than 5
99 AlphaSights Fewer than 5
99 Amadeus Fewer than 5
99 Bauer Media Fewer than 5
99 Broadridge Financial Solutions Fewer than 5
99 CACI Fewer than 5
99 CDK Global Fewer than 5
99 CDP Fewer than 5
99 Centaur Media Fewer than 5
99 Chambers & Partners Fewer than 5
99 Civil Service Fewer than 5
99 Coatsink Fewer than 5
99 Codemasters Fewer than 5
99 Colt Fewer than 5
99 Dimension Data Fewer than 5
99 Disney Fewer than 5
99 Engage ESM Fewer than 5
99 Ericsson Fewer than 5
99 Esri UK Fewer than 5
99 Exponential-e Fewer than 5
99 Fat Media Fewer than 5
99 Financial Times Fewer than 5
99 Football Radar Fewer than 5
99 Foundry 42 Fewer than 5
99 Framestore Fewer than 5
99 Global Radio Fewer than 5
99 HD Decisions Fewer than 5
99 Her Majesty's Government Fewer than 5
99 HIS Markit Fewer than 5
99 Hitachi Fewer than 5
99 Informa Fewer than 5
99 Inmarsat Fewer than 5
99 Intel Corporation Fewer than 5
99 Lead Forensics Fewer than 5
99 Leonardo Fewer than 5
99 Metronet UK Fewer than 5
99 News International Fewer than 5
99 NHS Digital Fewer than 5
99 Oxford University Press Fewer than 5
99 PCMS Fewer than 5
99 Perform Group Fewer than 5
99 Press Association Fewer than 5
99 Reed Fewer than 5
99 RPS Group Fewer than 5
99 Sage Fewer than 5
99 Spitfire Fewer than 5
99 Splash Damage Fewer than 5
99 Sponge Uk Fewer than 5
99 Springer Nature Fewer than 5
99 StatPro Fewer than 5
99 Talk Talk Fewer than 5
99 Trinity Mirror Fewer than 5
99 UKFast Fewer than 5
99 VocaLink 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.