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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.

West Midlands – Manufacturing

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Jaguar Land Rover 155
2 JCB 10
2 Mondelez International 10
2 Rolls-Royce 10
5 Aston Martin 5
5 BAE Systems 5
5 Bosch 5
5 Kerry Group 5
5 Plastic Omnium 5
5 Qinetiq 5
5 Unipart Manufacturing Group 5
5 UTC Aerospace Systems 5
5 Vax 5
14 Allied Bakeries Fewer than 5
14 BMW Fewer than 5
14 Celesio Fewer than 5
14 Churchill China Fewer than 5
14 Faurecia Fewer than 5
14 Kingspan Group Fewer than 5
14 London Electric Vehicle Company Fewer than 5
14 Morgan Advanced Matereials Fewer than 5
14 Premier Foods Fewer than 5
14 Renishaw Fewer than 5
14 Schneider Electric Fewer than 5
14 Tarmac Fewer than 5
14 Tata Steel Fewer than 5
14 Warburtons 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.