LinkedIn has revealed the most attractive companies to work for in 2019

Sally Bracegirdle
Head of Marketing

Amazon is the most sought-after company to work for in the UK right now, according to new LinkedIn data.

For the fourth year running, LinkedIn has taken a dive into its data to determine which twenty companies are the most attractive to job hunters in the UK.

By analysing their 500+ million users' interest in a company, their engagement with company employees, job demand and employee retention, the professional networking service was able to award Amazon the top spot for 2019, climbing seven places from last year.




Joining Amazon in the list of the most attractive companies to work for in the UK at the moment are financial services firm JP Morgan and retail giant Sainsbury's, following in second and third place respectively.

Several banking, energy and healthcare companies also made the cut, including Barclays, Bupa and Shell.


Here are the 20 most attractive companies in the UK right now, according to LinkedIn:


1. Amazon

Industry: Internet


2. JP Morgan 

Industry: Financial Services


3. Sainsbury's

Industry: Retail


4. GSK

Industry: Pharmaceuticals


5. Bupa

Industry: Hospital & Healthcare


6. JLL

Industry: Real Estate


7. Barclays

Industry: Financial Services


8. BP

Industry: Oil & Energy


9. Goldman Sachs

Industry: Financial Services


10. Engie

Industry: Facilities Services


11. Shell

Industry: Oil & Energy


12. TUI

Industry: Leisure, Travel & Tourism


13. CBRE

Industry: Real Estate


14. Aviva

Industry: Financial Services


15. Asda

Industry: Retail


16. Johnson & Johnson

Industry: Hospital & Health Care


17. Associated British Foods

Industry: Food Production


18. Marks and Spencer



19. Alphabet

Industry: Internet 


20. Travis Perkins

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