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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.

London – Information & communication – Business, media & public service professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Accenture 45
2 BAE Systems 15
2 FDM 15
2 IBM 15
5 Capgemini 10
5 Spandidos Publications 10
5 Springer Nature 10
8 Acturis 5
8 Bluefin 5
8 British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) 5
8 BT 5
8 Chambers & Partners 5
8 Daily Express 5
8 Daily Mail 5
8 Fujitsu 5
8 Informa 5
8 NBCUniversal 5
8 Sky 5
8 Sony 5
8 The Sun 5
8 Thomson Reuters 5
22 Advanced Fewer than 5
22 Agilisys Fewer than 5
22 AlphaSights Fewer than 5
22 Amadeus Fewer than 5
22 Bauer Media Fewer than 5
22 Beauhurst Fewer than 5
22 Bloomberg Fewer than 5
22 CDP Fewer than 5
22 CGI Group Fewer than 5
22 Channel 4 Fewer than 5
22 Cisco Systems Fewer than 5
22 Cognizant Fewer than 5
22 Colt Fewer than 5
22 Condé Nast Fewer than 5
22 Dorling Kindersley Fewer than 5
22 Engage ESM Fewer than 5
22 Envy Post Production Fewer than 5
22 Ericsson Fewer than 5
22 Financial Times Fewer than 5
22 Football Radar Fewer than 5
22 Haymarket Media Group Fewer than 5
22 HIS Markit Fewer than 5
22 Hitachi Fewer than 5
22 IMG Fewer than 5
22 IMG Studios Fewer than 5
22 Immediate Media Fewer than 5
22 ITV Fewer than 5
22 Johnston Press Fewer than 5
22 Jungle Creations Fewer than 5
22 Mark Allen Group Fewer than 5
22 Microsoft Fewer than 5
22 News International Fewer than 5
22 Newsquest Fewer than 5
22 Penguin Random House Fewer than 5
22 Perform Group Fewer than 5
22 Quick Release Fewer than 5
22 Reed Fewer than 5
22 Sopra Steria Fewer than 5
22 Sparta Global Fewer than 5
22 StatPro Fewer than 5
22 Talk Talk Fewer than 5
22 Taylor & Francis Fewer than 5
22 Time Inc Fewer than 5
22 Trinity Mirror Fewer than 5
22 Virgin Fewer than 5
22 Vodafone Fewer than 5
22 Withheld Fewer than 5
22 Wowcher Fewer than 5
22 Yahoo Fewer than 5
22 Zoopla 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.