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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.

North West – Financial & insurance – Business, media & public service professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Barclays 5
2 AJ Bell Fewer than 5
2 Aon Hewitt Fewer than 5
2 Bank of America Fewer than 5
2 BNY Mellon Fewer than 5
2 Handelsbanken Fewer than 5
2 Lloyds Banking Group Fewer than 5
2 Radius Payment Solutions Fewer than 5
2 Royal London 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.