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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 – Wholesale, retail & vehicle repair – Corporate managers & directors

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Aldi 5
1 Amazon 5
1 Majestic Wine 5
1 Morrisons 5
1 Tesco 5
6 AllSaints Fewer than 5
6 Apple Fewer than 5
6 Argos Fewer than 5
6 Asda Fewer than 5
6 Clarks Fewer than 5
6 Co-operative (Co-Op) Fewer than 5
6 Decathlon Fewer than 5
6 Farmfoods Fewer than 5
6 Halfords Fewer than 5
6 Hermes Fewer than 5
6 John Lewis Partnership Fewer than 5
6 Lidl Fewer than 5
6 Lush Fewer than 5
6 Ocado Fewer than 5
6 Pandora Fewer than 5
6 Sainsbury's Fewer than 5
6 Schuh Fewer than 5
6 Staples Fewer than 5
6 TJX Europe Fewer than 5
6 Topshop Fewer than 5
6 Toys R Us Fewer than 5
6 WHSmith 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.