The top 100 graduate employers in Ireland

The Cibyl Graduate Research Ireland study reveals the 100 most popular employers in Ireland, as voted for by those who matter most: students and graduates.

We list the rankings below They also feature in our careers publication, Ireland's 100 Leading Graduate Employers, which examines all of the survey data to reveal which organisations are successfully promoting their brand to the next generation of leaders and innovators in Irish business.

 

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2021 rankings

2021 Employer 2020 Movement
1 Google 1
2 Amazon 6  
3 Apple 2  
4 Pfizer 5  
5 Deloitte 9  
6 KPMG 3  
7 PwC 11  
8 Department of Education (Teaching) 12  
9 Microsoft 7  
10 Boston Scientific 4  
11 Department of Health (inc HSE) 34  
12 AIB 19  
13 Civil Service 24  
14 EY 18  
15 Jameson - Irish Distillers 10  
16 European Commission 17  
17 Johnson & Johnson 8  
18 Aer Lingus 14  
19 Coca-Cola HBC 16  
20 Bank of Ireland 21  
21 Facebook 15  
22 Intel 13  
23 Diageo 26  
24 Abbott 20  
25 Enterprise Ireland 28  
26 Local Government 40  
27 A&L Goodbody 27
28 Central Bank 42  
29 Dell 33  
30 Accenture 22  
31 An Garda Síochána 47  
32 Jaguar Land Rover 23  
33 Kerry Group 36  
34 Penneys (Primark) 30  
35 Aldi 29  
36 MSD 31  
37 Bank of America 44  
38 IBM 32  
39 Grant Thornton 52  
40 Arthur Cox 37  
41 Medtronic 38  
42 Stryker 25  
43 AbbVie 35  
44 Glanbia 39  
45 ESB 45
46 An Post 82  
47 Citi 68  
48 Bristol-Myers Squibb 58  
49 GSK 41  
50 Ryanair 43  
51 Novartis 55  
52 Unilever 56  
53 Musgrave Group 51  
54 Arup 49  
55 Bord na Mona 54  
56 Procter & Gamble (P&G) 60  
57 Barclays 87  
58 Lidl 46  
59 LinkedIn 48  
60 Jacobs Engineering 50  
61 Coillte 59  
62 Davy 69  
63 Deutsche Bank 80  
64 Analog Devices 63  
65 Core Media 61  
66 Ibec Global Graduates 71  
67 Matheson 65  
68 Merck 70  
69 General Motors 62  
70 BioMarin 53  
71 Ericsson 77  
72 McCann FitzGerald 75  
73 Amgen 73
74 Smyths Toys 81  
75 Allianz 99  
76 Sanofi 67  
77 Kingspan 83  
78 AIG 98  
79 BDO 140  
80 SAP 72  
81 Vhi Healthcare 94  
82 John Paul Construction 66  
83 Eirgrid 107  
84 Northern Trust 88  
85 Workday 57  
86 The Defence Forces 97  
87 Paypal 74  
88 PM Group 89  
89 daa 76  
90 Zurich 102  
91 Bombardier 78  
92 Fidelity International 117  
93 Allergan 64  
94 Avolon 91  
95 HP 84  
96 SIG 101  
97 Aecom 103  
98 Salesforce 85  
99 IDA 118  
100 Dairygold 108