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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.

Yorkshire and the Humber – Corporate managers & directors

Rank Employer Graduate-level posts
1 Aldi 5
1 Amazon 5
1 Enterprise 5
1 John Lewis Partnership 5
1 Morrisons 5
1 Royal Mail 5
1 Sainsbury's 5
1 Tesco 5
9 Arla Foods Fewer than 5
9 Asda Fewer than 5
9 Barbour Fewer than 5
9 Barclays Fewer than 5
9 Boots Fewer than 5
9 British Gas Fewer than 5
9 Carphone Warehouse Fewer than 5
9 Clarks Fewer than 5
9 Debenhams Fewer than 5
9 Decathlon Fewer than 5
9 Explore Learning Fewer than 5
9 Fenwick Fewer than 5
9 French Connection Fewer than 5
9 Hollister Fewer than 5
9 Howdens Joinery Fewer than 5
9 Interserve Fewer than 5
9 KFC Fewer than 5
9 Kier Group Fewer than 5
9 Ladbrokes Fewer than 5
9 Leeds Beckett University Fewer than 5
9 Leeds Building Society Fewer than 5
9 Lidl Fewer than 5
9 Lloyds Banking Group Fewer than 5
9 Majestic Wine Fewer than 5
9 Marks & Spencer Fewer than 5
9 McDonald's Fewer than 5
9 Next Fewer than 5
9 O2 Fewer than 5
9 Principal Hotel Company Fewer than 5
9 Ted Baker Fewer than 5
9 The Fragrance Shop Fewer than 5
9 Toys R Us Fewer than 5
9 TSB Fewer than 5
9 UK Greetings Fewer than 5
9 Unilever Fewer than 5
9 University of Bristol Students' Union Fewer than 5
9 University of Huddersfield Fewer than 5
9 Waitrose Fewer than 5
9 Warehouse Fewer than 5
9 Willmott Dixon Fewer than 5
9 York St John University 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.