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 714.45 2170.60 318.10
2 AI & Machine learning 702.07 2367.70 179.80
3 HealthTech 622.30 1576.30 126.30
4 Neural Networks 411.57 368.00 29.30
5 Medical Equipment Software 247.59 209.70 30.20
6 Investment Banking 232.48 587.70 66.40
7 ERP & Process Management 201.31 2473.90 79.80
8 Security 199.14 1784.70 81.70
9 Data Management 138.00 1544.40 68.90
10 EduTech - learning 133.25 830.60 67.30
11 InsurTech 127.72 395.10 79.40
12 Accounting and Taxes 126.83 1432.40 68.70
13 ERP 126.51 1557.30 41.10
14 Entertainment 106.33 719.50 49.60
15 Business Intelligence 95.79 517.00 24.40
16 Web and Content Management 93.97 990.60 42.70
17 Retail 90.67 687.90 47.50
18 Financial Planning 80.41 122.80 14.80
19 Transportation, Logistics & Inventory 79.36 463.30 52.60
20 Financial Planning & Advisors 78.64 115.60 11.20
21 Human Resources 77.30 863.30 39.30
22 Learning Management Systems (LMS) 72.93 558.90 30.50
23 Point of Sale (POS) 72.56 564.70 36.30
24 Sales and Marketing 71.51 895.00 39.60
25 General Healthcare software 69.52 567.00 34.90
26 General BI 64.21 382.80 14.90
27 Health Insurance Software 63.82 175.40 30.40
28 Data Warehousing Software 62.18 648.60 37.70
29 Asset management 58.33 167.80 23.80
30 Engineering & Scientific 57.94 483.00 50.50
31 Knowledge Management 55.92 955.30 12.10
32 Game Developers 54.36 301.90 27.60
33 E-Commerce & Retail 48.18 435.40 29.60
34 Networking 45.43 614.40 12.90
35 Manufacturing 44.08 386.40 41.90
36 EduTech - institutions 44.01 173.80 28.90
37 Virtualization & Network Resources 42.28 567.80 11.60
38 Governance, risk and compliance 38.92 448.30 24.90
39 Computer Aided Design (CAD) 36.99 256.10 33.40
40 Hospitality 36.11 319.10 22.20
41 Real Estate 35.92 212.90 18.50
42 Payment Processing 35.57 198.20 16.80
43 General Data Management 33.42 494.20 11.70
44 Collaboration & Communication 32.77 318.70 28.70
45 Electronic Medical Records 31.91 374.80 22.00
46 Customer Service & Support 29.22 243.10 22.00
47 AgriTech 29.02 98.70 35.40
48 Supply Chain Management 27.20 311.20 22.50
49 Procurement & Purchasing 26.12 303.40 14.50
50 HSE- Health, Safety and Environment 24.86 313.20 8.90
51 Property Management (Real Estate) 24.44 161.20 12.80
52 Property Management (Hotels) 24.21 156.90 12.80
53 Content Management 24.15 317.70 6.30
54 Banking Software 22.98 65.60 5.10
55 Loan Software 22.27 117.80 8.60
56 Energy & Natural Resources 21.92 86.10 10.80
57 Payment Processing 21.58 210.00 13.30
58 Facilities Management 20.34 308.70 7.10
59 Web Shopping 20.04 182.10 13.30
60 Customer Relationship Management 19.58 294.20 8.50
61 Security Software 18.91 153.70 5.10
62 Transportation 18.86 180.20 13.90
63 Search and Information retrieval 18.34 203.90 20.50
64 Inventory Planning 18.09 168.30 15.70
65 Language Translation 17.07 176.20 20.80
66 Call Center Management 16.79 141.50 11.50
67 Government, Public sector 16.65 166.90 5.70
68 Pharmaceuticals and Chemical 16.51 89.80 9.90
69 Access Control 16.13 75.80 6.80
70 Backup 15.79 99.40 5.00
71 Aerospace 15.07 131.20 5.40
72 Environment 14.74 75.20 12.60
73 Collaboration 14.52 139.20 13.20
74 Telecommunications 14.12 78.90 9.90
75 Services 14.10 94.00 10.10
76 Defense 13.15 117.00 3.10
77 Accounts Payable 12.93 118.90 6.00
78 Environmental Management 12.87 68.10 10.20
79 Geographic Information systems 12.79 160.50 11.90
80 Construction 12.44 39.10 3.40
81 Lead Management Software 12.05 148.00 10.80
82 Workforce Management 11.29 148.60 2.80
83 Engineering 10.95 59.70 5.30
84 Waste Management & Pest Control 10.91 37.40 9.50
85 Manufacturing 10.67 74.30 10.10
86 Fraud & Anti-money laundering 10.57 89.00 9.30
87 Payroll/Personnel 9.97 55.30 4.70
88 Integrated Accounting 9.76 72.30 4.50
89 PLM Software 9.35 165.50 0.90
90 Travel 9.34 64.00 9.90
91 School Management Software 9.28 70.30 9.10
92 Non-Profit 8.79 38.80 8.00
93 Anti Piracy 8.65 79.70 2.40
94 Computerized Maintenance Management 8.58 155.50 0.40
95 Talent Management 8.26 121.00 2.00
96 Warehouse Management 8.04 98.80 5.20
97 Logistics 7.96 32.20 4.80
98 Project Management 7.94 78.00 2.70
99 Inventory Management 7.77 93.10 5.50
100 Financial Reporting 7.51 110.20 3.50

Market Demographics

News Data

Funding Rounds Data

Date Type Raised
202129 Jul
Seed $2.83M
202129 Jul
Seed $2M
202129 Jul
Seed $293.18K
202129 Jul
Series A $15.33M
202129 Jul
Others $2.38M
202128 Jul
Seed $4.6M
202128 Jul
Series B $77M
202127 Jul
Seed $3.1M
202126 Jul
Seed $4.1M
202125 Jul
Seed $1.3M
202123 Jul
Others $8.8M
202122 Jul
Series B $15M
202122 Jul
Others $15M
202122 Jul
Seed $599.99K
202121 Jul
Others $350M
202121 Jul
Others $665.75K
202121 Jul
Series B $1.82M
202120 Jul
Others $6M
202119 Jul
Series A $4.1M
202119 Jul
Series B $18.46M
24880
Rounds
$292.96B
Total Value
$11.77M
Average
$100M
Maximum