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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.

East Midlands – Wholesale, retail & vehicle repair

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Boots 40
2 Next 25
3 Specsavers 20
4 Amazon 15
5 Lloyds Pharmacy 10
5 Well Pharmacy 10
7 Aldi 5
7 Asda 5
7 Ashfield Healthcare 5
7 Day Night Pharmacy 5
7 Dunelm Mill 5
7 Lidl 5
7 Sports Direct 5
7 Vision Express 5
15 Argos Fewer than 5
15 Audi Fewer than 5
15 Avon Fewer than 5
15 BMW Fewer than 5
15 Cohens Chemist Fewer than 5
15 Co-operative (Co-Op) Fewer than 5
15 Day Lewis Pharmacy Fewer than 5
15 Decathlon Fewer than 5
15 Evans Cycles Fewer than 5
15 French Connection Fewer than 5
15 H & M Fewer than 5
15 Halfords Fewer than 5
15 Harvey Nichols Fewer than 5
15 House of Fraser Fewer than 5
15 Iceland Fewer than 5
15 JD Sports Fewer than 5
15 John Lewis Partnership Fewer than 5
15 Joules Fewer than 5
15 Kurt Geiger Fewer than 5
15 Manor Pharmacy Fewer than 5
15 Marks & Spencer Fewer than 5
15 Matalan Fewer than 5
15 Medicare Fewer than 5
15 Morrisons Fewer than 5
15 O2 Fewer than 5
15 Pandora Fewer than 5
15 Paul Smith Fewer than 5
15 Pendragon Fewer than 5
15 Phase Eight Fewer than 5
15 Primark Fewer than 5
15 Sainsbury's Fewer than 5
15 Schuh Fewer than 5
15 Staples Fewer than 5
15 Superdrug Fewer than 5
15 Superdry Fewer than 5
15 Tesco Fewer than 5
15 The Range Fewer than 5
15 The Works Fewer than 5
15 Topshop Fewer than 5
15 Touchwood Pharmacy Fewer than 5
15 Travis Perkins Fewer than 5
15 Waitrose Fewer than 5
15 Walgreens Boots Alliance Fewer than 5
15 Well 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.