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.

Wales – Education

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Aberystwyth University 35
2 Alacrity Foundation 5
2 Cardiff Metropolitan University 5
2 Super Stars 5
2 Swansea University 5
2 Teach First 5
7 Cardiff Council Fewer than 5
7 Carmarthenshire County Council Fewer than 5
7 Flintshire County Council Fewer than 5
7 Gwynedd Council Fewer than 5
7 Pembrokeshire County Council Fewer than 5
7 St Mary's Catholic Primary School Fewer than 5
7 Vale of Glamorgan Council 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.