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 730.63 2024.00 325.10
2 HealthTech 612.37 1414.60 126.20
3 AI & Machine learning 313.42 2145.50 178.30
4 Medical Equipment Software 251.35 196.80 31.50
5 Investment Banking 250.95 555.20 68.60
6 Security 201.05 1601.40 80.30
7 ERP & Process Management 186.48 2254.20 77.90
8 EduTech - learning 141.05 755.10 70.60
9 InsurTech 132.32 369.70 82.60
10 Data Management 129.70 1394.80 67.40
11 Accounting and Taxes 120.98 1301.00 66.60
12 ERP 117.95 1422.80 40.10
13 Web and Content Management 96.09 972.60 45.60
14 Transportation, Logistics & Inventory 88.36 437.10 56.50
15 Retail 88.14 627.00 48.50
16 Business Intelligence 87.95 458.40 24.20
17 Financial Planning 84.84 119.40 17.00
18 Financial Planning & Advisors 82.99 112.80 12.80
19 Learning Management Systems (LMS) 79.19 511.70 29.70
20 Entertainment 74.53 612.60 47.60
21 Human Resources 72.71 773.20 39.80
22 Point of Sale (POS) 70.87 512.70 37.20
23 Sales and Marketing 68.70 819.20 43.40
24 Health Insurance Software 64.77 162.00 31.70
25 Data Warehousing Software 60.93 575.00 38.00
26 General Healthcare software 59.97 506.00 34.70
27 General BI 59.59 337.30 15.40
28 Asset management 56.32 155.00 24.10
29 Engineering & Scientific 54.61 433.50 48.20
30 Knowledge Management 53.58 925.60 11.60
31 E-Commerce & Retail 47.26 396.30 32.50
32 Manufacturing 46.24 360.10 42.90
33 EduTech - institutions 44.54 150.90 31.00
34 Networking 39.68 544.30 12.50
35 Game Developers 38.56 275.90 27.40
36 Governance, risk and compliance 37.49 400.90 24.20
37 Virtualization & Network Resources 36.90 504.50 11.20
38 Neural Networks 36.51 334.80 30.50
39 Computer Aided Design (CAD) 35.61 239.10 32.20
40 Real Estate 35.51 190.20 17.30
41 Hospitality 34.50 282.40 21.00
42 Banking Software 34.20 57.10 4.90
43 Payment Processing 33.54 176.20 17.10
44 General Data Management 30.55 446.80 11.30
45 Electronic Medical Records 30.45 330.50 23.70
46 Environment 29.66 71.30 13.70
47 Collaboration & Communication 29.62 281.30 27.40
48 AgriTech 29.06 96.00 36.90
49 Services 28.63 86.30 11.20
50 Customer Service & Support 28.37 222.50 22.60
51 Environmental Management 27.84 64.60 11.60
52 Waste Management & Pest Control 25.77 35.60 10.60
53 Procurement & Purchasing 25.18 284.00 14.20
54 Content Management 24.50 314.00 6.70
55 Supply Chain Management 23.34 282.60 20.50
56 Property Management (Real Estate) 23.32 142.60 11.40
57 Property Management (Hotels) 23.15 139.50 11.40
58 HSE- Health, Safety and Environment 22.85 277.80 8.20
59 Transportation 22.05 170.90 14.50
60 Energy & Natural Resources 22.04 76.30 10.90
61 Loan Software 21.61 106.30 9.20
62 Payment Processing 21.14 189.30 14.40
63 Facilities Management 20.65 308.30 8.10
64 Web Shopping 19.79 164.80 14.40
65 Search and Information retrieval 18.77 190.10 22.20
66 Inventory Planning 18.26 158.20 15.90
67 Customer Relationship Management 18.23 260.60 8.90
68 Security Software 17.82 134.40 4.90
69 Language Translation 17.53 163.10 22.50
70 Call Center Management 16.01 130.70 11.70
71 Access Control 15.93 69.00 7.20
72 Government, Public sector 15.29 146.70 5.00
73 Pharmaceuticals and Chemical 14.69 82.70 9.40
74 Telecommunications 14.52 74.30 11.00
75 Aerospace 14.10 115.60 4.60
76 Accounts Payable 13.60 108.10 6.20
77 Manufacturing 13.43 72.30 11.70
78 Backup 13.18 92.40 3.90
79 Collaboration 13.14 122.50 12.40
80 Construction 12.43 35.20 3.90
81 Defense 12.10 101.90 2.20
82 Lead Management Software 11.82 141.90 11.70
83 Travel 11.53 59.20 12.60
84 Fraud & Anti-money laundering 11.52 79.80 8.40
85 Geographic Information systems 11.22 134.90 10.00
86 Workforce Management 10.48 131.60 3.40
87 Engineering 9.93 52.50 5.80
88 Integrated Accounting 9.87 69.70 3.70
89 Payroll/Personnel 9.51 49.70 4.60
90 Computerized Maintenance Management 9.35 169.70 0.30
91 School Management Software 8.52 63.30 8.80
92 PLM Software 8.49 143.60 1.30
93 Non-Profit 8.48 34.80 7.40
94 Warehouse Management 8.47 94.50 5.30
95 Inventory Management 8.27 90.20 5.60
96 Anti Piracy 8.17 74.20 2.10
97 Project Management 7.94 78.40 2.40
98 Logistics 7.91 29.60 5.50
99 Talent Management 7.63 109.70 1.90
100 Calendar, Scheduling 6.89 118.40 3.90

Market Demographics

News Data

Funding Rounds Data

Date Type Raised
202110 Sep
Seed $3M
202123 Aug
Series C $400M
202118 Aug
Series B $30M
202117 Aug
Others $50M
202117 Aug
Series A $35M
202117 Aug
Others $1.51M
202116 Aug
Others $400K
202116 Aug
Others $3.08M
202116 Aug
Others $80K
202113 Aug
Others $491.53K
202112 Aug
Others $14.25M
202112 Aug
Others $3M
202112 Aug
Seed $3.3M
202111 Aug
Others $2.5M
202110 Aug
Seed $1.76M
202110 Aug
Series C $75M
202110 Aug
Series B $65M
202110 Aug
Others $2M
202110 Aug
Others $33.88M
202110 Aug
Others $35K
24271
Rounds
$287.91B
Total Value
$11.86M
Average
$100M
Maximum