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

Statistics and Mathematics

Research & Survey Analysis

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 1088.92 2602.00 371.90
2 HealthTech 534.56 1407.00 147.50
3 Investment Banking 402.73 766.50 83.90
4 AI & Machine learning 383.83 2165.10 209.30
5 Security 251.08 1584.30 88.20
6 ERP & Process Management 215.78 2393.30 95.40
7 Accounting and Taxes 200.24 1418.80 94.20
8 Medical Equipment Software 197.77 210.20 32.40
9 Data Management 190.71 1403.10 93.30
10 Financial Planning 166.95 208.80 24.20
11 Financial Planning & Advisors 165.11 200.30 22.90
12 EduTech - learning 161.93 779.60 72.30
13 InsurTech 144.61 434.50 91.80
14 Web and Content Management 126.14 746.40 68.90
15 ERP 120.29 1479.40 44.40
16 Transportation, Logistics & Inventory 108.28 526.60 63.50
17 Data Warehousing Software 108.05 616.90 53.90
18 Retail 107.58 590.70 55.00
19 Entertainment 105.64 574.50 60.70
20 E-Commerce & Retail 98.92 405.40 44.10
21 Human Resources 90.59 814.80 41.80
22 Learning Management Systems (LMS) 83.79 506.50 28.80
23 Sales and Marketing 82.39 911.50 52.90
24 Point of Sale (POS) 79.93 476.10 39.80
25 Asset management 77.94 228.30 26.60
26 Engineering & Scientific 72.77 457.40 65.90
27 General Healthcare software 62.77 489.10 39.90
28 Manufacturing 59.62 383.70 46.40
29 Health Insurance Software 57.83 161.10 34.30
30 Governance, risk and compliance 57.12 407.40 33.90
31 Neural Networks 57.08 319.20 37.10
32 Business Intelligence 53.26 506.30 27.40
33 Real Estate 52.76 237.10 23.80
34 Game Developers 51.27 276.10 33.70
35 Procurement & Purchasing 49.98 321.50 24.40
36 Hospitality 48.06 312.10 25.70
37 Computer Aided Design (CAD) 46.25 258.30 47.10
38 EduTech - institutions 46.00 179.30 29.50
39 Energy & Natural Resources 43.04 94.00 15.90
40 Supply Chain Management 41.80 325.60 28.70
41 Networking 40.87 454.00 12.50
42 Payment Processing 40.84 180.70 16.70
43 General BI 38.10 393.90 16.40
44 Banking Software 38.06 54.70 5.40
45 Electronic Medical Records 38.06 312.50 22.70
46 Virtualization & Network Resources 37.50 416.50 11.20
47 Payment Processing 36.97 196.10 18.40
48 AgriTech 36.83 138.20 47.60
49 General Data Management 36.54 415.80 16.80
50 Property Management (Real Estate) 36.21 172.70 15.50
51 Web Shopping 35.58 170.80 18.40
52 Collaboration & Communication 35.44 278.90 29.90
53 Property Management (Hotels) 35.15 167.50 15.20
54 Content Management 34.68 201.70 12.60
55 Environment 32.79 85.10 12.90
56 Services 32.04 88.60 10.70
57 Environmental Management 29.59 76.90 10.90
58 Search and Information retrieval 29.46 181.50 24.90
59 Customer Service & Support 29.33 235.00 21.20
60 Language Translation 28.62 160.40 25.60
61 Customer Relationship Management 27.10 307.80 14.60
62 Waste Management & Pest Control 26.90 49.20 9.30
63 Transportation 26.26 199.60 18.60
64 Loan Software 25.17 123.40 11.40
65 Aerospace 24.93 119.20 6.10
66 Travel 24.03 76.80 16.40
67 HSE- Health, Safety and Environment 23.79 265.10 10.50
68 Government, Public sector 21.73 149.10 6.00
69 Inventory Planning 21.24 171.20 17.10
70 Workforce Management 19.97 128.10 7.30
71 Financial Reporting 19.37 116.70 8.10
72 Pharmaceuticals and Chemical 19.27 81.20 12.40
73 Fraud & Anti-money laundering 19.09 85.90 13.30
74 Geographic Information systems 18.43 130.10 11.10
75 Facilities Management 18.36 184.40 12.60
76 Manufacturing 18.22 84.90 11.00
77 Purchase Orders (PO's) 17.43 52.90 5.50
78 Defense 16.55 95.70 2.10
79 Call Center Management 16.14 129.30 12.00
80 Collaboration 15.76 125.20 12.90
81 Integrated Accounting 15.26 78.10 7.30
82 Construction 14.84 34.80 5.10
83 Access Control 14.55 59.30 8.30
84 Accounts Payable 14.22 118.20 5.80
85 Telecommunications 13.97 71.90 13.40
86 Lead Management Software 13.97 153.20 10.50
87 Security Software 13.85 127.30 4.70
88 Expense Report 13.10 91.60 9.30
89 Backup 13.05 84.40 4.20
90 Knowledge Management 13.02 201.00 9.20
91 Warehouse Management 11.68 115.30 7.30
92 Inventory Management 11.15 105.70 7.30
93 Engineering 10.97 60.50 8.10
94 Anti Piracy 10.63 70.90 5.10
95 Payroll/Personnel 10.54 52.80 5.50
96 Virus Protection Software 10.37 66.60 2.80
97 Mining 10.30 9.30 0.60
98 PLM Software 10.08 163.30 2.30
99 Calendar, Scheduling 9.92 130.80 6.10
100 Order Management Software 9.87 9.10 2.10

Market Demographics

News Data

Funding Rounds Data

Date Type Raised
202219 Jan
Series B $11M
202218 Jan
Others $879.12K
202218 Jan
Series A $8M
202218 Jan
Series B $200M
202218 Jan
Series C $113.99M
202218 Jan
Series B $65M
202218 Jan
Series A $20M
202218 Jan
Seed $10M
202218 Jan
Others $399.6K
202218 Jan
Seed $3.9M
202218 Jan
Seed $1.71M
202218 Jan
Series C $45M
202218 Jan
Series A $12.6M
202218 Jan
Seed $20M
202218 Jan
Seed $3.75M
202218 Jan
Others $90M
202218 Jan
Others $150M
202218 Jan
Series A $28.64M
202218 Jan
Others $9.54M
202218 Jan
Series B $32M
30060
Rounds
$388.63B
Total Value
$12.93M
Average
$100M
Maximum