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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.

East Midlands – Health professionals

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Boots 30
2 Specsavers 20
3 Lloyds Pharmacy 10
3 Well Pharmacy 10
5 Day Night Pharmacy 5
5 Vision Express 5
7 Ashfield Healthcare Fewer than 5
7 Cohens Chemist Fewer than 5
7 Day Lewis Pharmacy Fewer than 5
7 Manor Pharmacy Fewer than 5
7 Medicare Fewer than 5
7 Medivet Fewer than 5
7 National Health Service (NHS) Fewer than 5
7 Nottinghamshire County Council Fewer than 5
7 Scope Fewer than 5
7 Superdrug Fewer than 5
7 Terrence Higgins Trust Fewer than 5
7 Tesco Fewer than 5
7 Touchwood Pharmacy Fewer than 5
7 Vets4Pets Fewer than 5
7 Well 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.