ISVWorld Hot 100 Segments

ISVWorld ranks all software segments and subsegments in its Taxonomy to identify the 100 hottest segments. This ranking is refreshed every month and is a blended rank based on the following data:

  • ISVWorld Growth Score©:ISVWorld calculates 6 month and 12 month historic growth as well as short term and longterm projected growth scores per ISV. These scores are aggregated and corrected for size and result in a single growth score per ISV.This data is aggregated for all ISVs active in a segment.
  • ISVWorldScore©: A blended score per ISV of growth scores above as well as portfolio profile, alexa data, login volumes and more.Again, aggregated into a segment score.
  • ISVWorldNews Score©: looks at news frequency trends over last 3, last 6, last 12 and last 24 months by segment
  • ISVWorldFunding Score©:uses trends in both the number of funding rounds, the total aggregated funding amounts, the typeof funding rounds and distribution of funding round sizes, measured over last 3, last 6, last 12 and last 24 months, by segment

ISVWorld Taxonomy

Language Translation

Pharmaceuticals and Chemical

Aerospace

Anti Piracy

Research & Survey Analysis

Statistics and Mathematics

Microsoft

Cloud

Open Source

SAP

Oracle

IoT

Mobile

New Classification Test

Microservices

Printer & Peripheral Utilities

API - Webservices

Payments

Virtual Reality

Hot 100 Segments

Rank Segment ISVWorld Score News Score Funding Score
1 Fintech & Banking 1053.31 2583.40 358.90
2 HealthTech 552.73 1553.70 137.50
3 Investment Banking 380.48 749.40 78.40
4 AI & Machine learning 372.49 2372.90 198.00
5 Security 250.13 1760.90 89.10
6 ERP & Process Management 219.62 2588.90 89.90
7 Accounting and Taxes 202.62 1528.80 87.60
8 Medical Equipment Software 202.42 218.50 32.70
9 Data Management 190.12 1583.60 82.90
10 EduTech - learning 171.54 820.80 73.50
11 Financial Planning 135.81 191.20 22.30
12 InsurTech 134.68 443.20 90.40
13 Financial Planning & Advisors 133.82 181.80 20.70
14 ERP 122.64 1596.20 41.40
15 Web and Content Management 117.72 797.50 59.50
16 Retail 109.62 676.80 53.60
17 Transportation, Logistics & Inventory 104.24 536.70 63.40
18 Data Warehousing Software 103.69 680.00 48.30
19 Entertainment 101.70 624.40 57.90
20 Human Resources 98.65 885.00 42.10
21 Learning Management Systems (LMS) 94.61 536.30 31.90
22 E-Commerce & Retail 88.73 444.50 40.80
23 Sales and Marketing 88.14 964.90 55.90
24 Point of Sale (POS) 86.88 547.80 40.90
25 Asset management 83.57 221.90 27.50
26 General Healthcare software 74.85 549.30 36.00
27 Business Intelligence 74.06 553.70 23.80
28 Engineering & Scientific 67.52 486.90 57.30
29 Manufacturing 59.91 416.90 44.50
30 General BI 59.49 430.00 16.50
31 Health Insurance Software 57.63 174.10 33.80
32 Governance, risk and compliance 54.41 443.10 30.40
33 Procurement & Purchasing 52.16 337.10 23.50
34 Knowledge Management 51.78 896.00 9.80
35 Neural Networks 51.55 357.20 33.00
36 Game Developers 50.06 298.90 32.00
37 Payment Processing 47.55 207.60 19.30
38 Real Estate 45.62 246.00 20.90
39 Networking 45.53 547.80 12.30
40 Energy & Natural Resources 45.39 93.00 15.60
41 EduTech - institutions 44.98 177.70 28.50
42 Hospitality 44.83 334.00 24.30
43 Computer Aided Design (CAD) 42.27 267.20 37.10
44 Virtualization & Network Resources 41.52 500.90 10.80
45 Electronic Medical Records 41.15 360.50 22.90
46 General Data Management 39.65 483.40 15.00
47 Collaboration & Communication 39.62 320.30 33.40
48 Banking Software 39.31 63.80 5.40
49 Payment Processing 37.17 215.90 16.70
50 Supply Chain Management 37.03 351.60 25.80
51 Web Shopping 35.60 187.20 16.70
52 Customer Service & Support 35.14 249.90 25.20
53 AgriTech 34.44 129.00 41.70
54 Environment 34.37 86.30 15.10
55 Services 33.41 98.40 12.70
56 Property Management (Real Estate) 31.35 180.30 13.70
57 Property Management (Hotels) 31.13 176.30 13.70
58 Content Management 30.68 215.30 10.10
59 Environmental Management 30.50 77.90 12.20
60 Waste Management & Pest Control 28.29 47.60 11.20
61 Search and Information retrieval 27.93 195.80 22.90
62 Customer Relationship Management 27.49 319.80 14.00
63 Language Translation 27.14 175.80 23.20
64 HSE- Health, Safety and Environment 26.06 292.30 8.90
65 Transportation 25.81 210.80 18.10
66 Loan Software 23.66 118.00 10.00
67 Inventory Planning 22.84 181.40 16.40
68 Travel 21.92 74.10 15.50
69 Workforce Management 21.90 147.50 6.90
70 Pharmaceuticals and Chemical 18.56 88.70 10.40
71 Facilities Management 18.45 201.00 11.10
72 Collaboration 18.24 145.70 15.80
73 Call Center Management 17.80 139.60 12.40
74 Construction 17.73 36.60 5.70
75 Purchase Orders (PO's) 17.06 60.70 5.30
76 Geographic Information systems 17.00 144.60 12.90
77 Financial Reporting 16.70 116.80 5.60
78 Manufacturing 16.40 91.70 11.70
79 Accounts Payable 15.74 131.30 5.10
80 Security Software 15.59 152.80 5.10
81 Fraud & Anti-money laundering 15.24 86.30 11.30
82 Telecommunications 15.04 77.10 12.20
83 Aerospace 14.99 127.80 4.90
84 Access Control 14.48 69.80 7.20
85 Integrated Accounting 14.30 85.30 6.30
86 Backup 13.77 97.90 3.90
87 Payroll/Personnel 13.72 61.60 7.30
88 Lead Management Software 13.69 156.50 11.70
89 Mining 13.56 9.70 0.40
90 Government, Public sector 11.59 164.30 4.80
91 Warehouse Management 11.40 120.90 7.00
92 PLM Software 11.28 185.40 2.40
93 Engineering 11.01 66.30 7.00
94 Inventory Management 10.95 112.20 7.30
95 Non-Profit 10.91 40.30 8.70
96 Anti Piracy 10.89 80.40 3.80
97 Expense Report 10.31 97.50 7.40
98 Order Management Software 10.09 13.50 2.40
99 Talent Management 9.64 122.70 2.40
100 Calendar, Scheduling 9.63 132.80 6.20

Market Demographics

News Data

Funding Rounds Data

Date Type Raised
202130 Nov
Series A $27.6M
202129 Nov
Seed $4.51M
202129 Nov
Others $57.11K
202129 Nov
Others $5M
202129 Nov
Series A $63.45M
202129 Nov
Series B $220M
202129 Nov
Series A $75M
202129 Nov
Seed $4M
202129 Nov
Others $101.43M
202129 Nov
Others $5M
202129 Nov
Others $25.54M
202129 Nov
Seed $4M
202129 Nov
Others $300M
202129 Nov
Seed $1.4M
202129 Nov
Others $4.31M
202129 Nov
Series C $200M
202129 Nov
Series B $60M
202129 Nov
Series C $100M
202129 Nov
Seed $1.5M
202129 Nov
Series A $2.14M
29298
Rounds
$371.09B
Total Value
$12.67M
Average
$100M
Maximum