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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.

South East – Financial & insurance – Business, media & public service professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 American Express 5
1 Aon Hewitt 5
3 Allianz Insurance Fewer than 5
3 AXA Fewer than 5
3 Barnett Waddingham Fewer than 5
3 Equiniti Fewer than 5
3 Fidelity Fewer than 5
3 First Actuarial Fewer than 5
3 Hastings Direct Fewer than 5
3 LCP Fewer than 5
3 Legal & General Fewer than 5
3 Punter Southall Fewer than 5
3 RSA Academy Fewer than 5
3 Santander Fewer than 5
3 Towergate Fewer than 5
3 TSB Fewer than 5
3 Winton Capital Management Fewer than 5
3 Zurich Financial Services 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.