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

Aerospace

Pharmaceuticals and Chemical

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 AI & Machine learning 743.47 3518.50 162.60
2 Fintech & Banking 587.08 2664.40 257.40
3 HealthTech 526.15 2313.50 115.50
4 Neural Networks 418.64 545.30 26.90
5 ERP & Process Management 298.62 4295.40 67.00
6 Security 220.93 2596.10 74.50
7 Medical Equipment Software 196.70 281.60 26.50
8 Data Management 180.78 2158.30 58.10
9 ERP 180.31 2627.80 37.30
10 Investment Banking 173.64 672.90 48.00
11 EduTech - learning 154.20 1298.90 57.80
12 Entertainment 152.56 1663.80 43.80
13 Accounting and Taxes 138.67 2010.90 55.90
14 InsurTech 105.38 491.50 62.00
15 Retail 96.99 984.40 40.30
16 Web and Content Management 94.29 1180.40 36.40
17 Human Resources 93.87 1279.70 36.40
18 Sales and Marketing 92.15 1278.80 41.10
19 Data Warehousing Software 91.43 948.00 34.60
20 Business Intelligence 90.65 791.10 24.90
21 Learning Management Systems (LMS) 78.68 700.00 25.50
22 General Healthcare software 76.65 846.50 33.40
23 Point of Sale (POS) 75.48 798.90 31.60
24 Knowledge Management 74.37 1287.00 11.60
25 Engineering & Scientific 69.88 756.70 47.40
26 Transportation, Logistics & Inventory 69.13 637.00 43.80
27 Financial Planning 61.19 154.30 8.50
28 Financial Planning & Advisors 60.43 145.40 6.10
29 Game Developers 60.06 425.30 24.90
30 Networking 59.98 933.40 10.70
31 Manufacturing 56.64 561.10 35.30
32 General BI 56.28 604.80 14.90
33 Virtualization & Network Resources 55.52 863.60 9.40
34 Health Insurance Software 54.56 228.40 22.70
35 Asset management 54.46 205.70 19.70
36 EduTech - institutions 54.29 477.20 22.50
37 E-Commerce & Retail 46.38 560.60 22.70
38 Collaboration & Communication 44.59 502.60 30.80
39 Supply Chain Management 43.71 510.90 17.00
40 General Data Management 43.58 672.10 9.20
41 Governance, risk and compliance 43.41 606.70 20.80
42 Computer Aided Design (CAD) 43.27 406.80 31.00
43 Hospitality 40.56 469.20 17.00
44 Electronic Medical Records 37.50 563.30 20.80
45 Real Estate 36.06 289.10 16.00
46 HSE- Health, Safety and Environment 36.05 487.10 8.30
47 Payment Processing 32.17 292.70 15.70
48 Procurement & Purchasing 31.61 398.10 15.10
49 Customer Service & Support 31.49 386.80 15.50
50 Customer Relationship Management 27.71 433.50 10.80
51 Content Management 25.34 353.80 6.90
52 Property Management (Real Estate) 25.06 216.00 10.70
53 Property Management (Hotels) 24.78 216.40 10.10
54 Security Software 24.29 243.20 5.50
55 AgriTech 24.12 112.20 32.20
56 Energy & Natural Resources 22.96 108.80 8.70
57 Facilities Management 22.00 339.40 5.80
58 Loan Software 21.97 194.30 6.90
59 Search and Information retrieval 20.61 273.80 16.90
60 Inventory Planning 19.69 235.00 14.20
61 Payment Processing 19.46 313.30 8.90
62 Collaboration 19.09 208.90 13.80
63 Transportation 18.69 247.00 10.80
64 Banking Software 18.58 101.10 4.40
65 Language Translation 18.45 234.60 16.90
66 Government, Public sector 17.58 228.70 4.20
67 Geographic Information systems 17.49 251.30 11.70
68 Supply Chain Management 17.31 123.50 9.00
69 Web Shopping 16.79 264.80 8.90
70 Travel 16.09 225.50 8.30
71 PLM Software 16.05 291.20 0.30
72 Call Center Management 15.80 215.80 5.80
73 Access Control 15.45 116.50 5.50
74 Backup 15.25 133.50 3.90
75 Aerospace 14.92 180.40 3.70
76 Lead Management Software 14.78 192.60 11.80
77 Defense 13.43 159.80 2.70
78 Workforce Management 11.97 212.20 2.00
79 Integrated Accounting 11.89 116.60 5.30
80 Manufacturing 11.56 117.60 8.50
81 Non-Profit 11.50 55.40 7.00
82 Talent Management 11.45 176.30 1.90
83 Telecommunications 11.38 117.30 8.20
84 Practice Management 10.88 151.70 3.40
85 Pharmaceuticals and Chemical 10.82 109.10 6.80
86 Accounts Payable 10.76 154.10 4.70
87 Fraud & Anti-money laundering 10.28 120.30 7.20
88 Clubs, Membership and Sports 10.23 184.50 0.60
89 Computer Utilities 10.12 152.10 3.90
90 Environment 9.83 83.80 9.30
91 Engineering 9.80 81.60 4.30
92 Inventory Management 9.76 130.80 4.50
93 Warehouse Management 9.71 142.10 3.80
94 Project Management 9.38 83.20 3.30
95 Services 9.28 106.80 6.50
96 Calendar, Scheduling 9.11 155.50 3.30
97 Financial Reporting 8.99 144.10 2.90
98 Software Design & Development 8.31 145.30 2.40
99 Sports Software 8.09 147.10 0.00
100 Travel Software 8.06 143.30 1.00

Market Demographics

News Data

Funding Rounds Data

Date Type Raised
202106 May
Seed $1.1M
202106 May
Series B $8.4M
202104 May
Series A $5.5M
202130 Apr
Series B $20M
202130 Apr
Others $38.79K
202129 Apr
Series B $72.85M
202129 Apr
Others $450M
202128 Apr
Others $2M
202126 Apr
Others $21.3M
202126 Apr
Others $2.01M
202126 Apr
Series A $6.12M
202126 Apr
Series B $6.25M
202125 Apr
Others $1.4M
202123 Apr
Others $8M
202122 Apr
Seed $2.5M
202122 Apr
Others $19.47M
202121 Apr
Series A $1.3M
202121 Apr
Series A $12.6M
202121 Apr
Others $2.33M
202121 Apr
Others $3.9M
25677
Rounds
$298.9B
Total Value
$11.64M
Average
$100M
Maximum