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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.

Wholesale, retail & vehicle repair – Other managers & proprietors

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Amazon 5
1 Asda 5
1 Dixons 5
1 Lidl 5
1 Marks & Spencer 5
1 Morrisons 5
1 Tesco 5
8 Aldi Fewer than 5
8 AO.com Fewer than 5
8 Argos Fewer than 5
8 Audi Fewer than 5
8 Boots Fewer than 5
8 CEF Fewer than 5
8 CeX Fewer than 5
8 Debenhams Fewer than 5
8 Dunelm Mill Fewer than 5
8 Evans Cycles Fewer than 5
8 Fenwick Fewer than 5
8 Greggs Fewer than 5
8 H & M Fewer than 5
8 Hollister Fewer than 5
8 Hugo Boss Fewer than 5
8 Iceland Fewer than 5
8 Kurt Geiger Fewer than 5
8 Majestic Wine Fewer than 5
8 Matalan Fewer than 5
8 Moto Hospitality Fewer than 5
8 New Look Fewer than 5
8 Next Fewer than 5
8 O2 Fewer than 5
8 Primark Fewer than 5
8 Sainsbury's Fewer than 5
8 Sports Direct Fewer than 5
8 Topshop Fewer than 5
8 Unspecified Fewer than 5
8 Volkswagen Group Fewer than 5
8 Waitrose 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.