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Which are the best companies to work for?

Lily Walton
November 15, 2022

There are currently 10% more job vacancies than there were 2021, so if you're looking for a new job, you should find there are plenty to choose from. But how do you know which is a good company to work for?

If it's a big company, they'll have a careers website so you can spend time looking at the company culture and finding out about the rewards and benefits or you could even reach out to current or former employers on LinkedIn to ask about their experiences.

You could also look for an external opinion. Best Companies puts together regular lists of the best companies to work for based on the results of surveying current employees.

This is their latest rundown of the top 25 best big companies to work for:

  1. Willmott Dixon
  2. Admiral Group
  3. Skipton Building Society
  4. Roche
  5. Hobbycraft
  6. MBDA UK
  7. UK Power Networks
  8. J Murphy & Sons
  9. Hotel Chocolat
  10. Howdens
  11. NHS Business Services Authority
  12. The Works
  13. RSM UK
  14. ISG
  15. Card Factory
  16. Roadchef
  17. Selco Buiders Warehouse
  18. Cox Automotive Europe
  19. Mears Group
  20. VetPartners
  21. AWE
  22. Hollywood Bowl Group
  23. Suez Recycling and Recovery UK
  24. PDSA
  25. NCC Group

Best Companies says that being named one of the UK's Best Companies to Work For recognises a company's commitment to their employees.

Visit to take a look at the latest league tables for companies of all sizes.