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101 Market Leading Information Technology Companies and Startups in the UK

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This article showcases some of the most popular players operating in the Information Technology space. Our analysts selected these companies because they excel in one of the following categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Market Position
    • Market domination
    • Market leader
    • Strong market competitor

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SEMRush.

This list may include both state and private ventures providing the most value within the Information Technology industry.

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Top Information Technology Companies


Cookpad

Cookpad is a tech company building a community platform for people to share recipe ideas and cooking tips.

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Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology.

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Cybula

Cybula specialise in data mining and data analytics for condition monitoring applications.

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O2

O2 provides mobile and broadband services for individuals and businesses in the UK.

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MarineTraffic

Global Ship Tracking Intelligence

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FTLabs

FT Labs is an emerging web technologies team at the Financial Times

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Trainline

Trainline is the world’s leading independent digital rail platform.

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Boohoo

Boohoo.com offers an online store that enables shoppers to choose and buy from a range of clothing, accessories, and footwear.

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Vodafone Global Enterprise

Vodafone Global Enterprise Limited is a multinational company which provides telecommunications and information technology services

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Tomorrow’s Technology Today (T3)

Tomorrow’s Technology Today (T3) is a company that promotes the future of technology.

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TSB Banking Group

TSB Banking Group provides various banking products and services to personal and small business customers in the United Kingdom.

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Ubuntu

Ubuntu is a Debian-based open source Linux operating system for PC, tablet, phone, and cloud platforms.

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oddschecker

oddschecker offers an online betting odds comparison service and provides information about bets and events organized by brands.

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ConnectIn

ConnectIn is here to make it easy to enhance your work profile and make finding work abroad easier and more accessible for everyone.

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EPCC

EPCC is one of the leading supercomputing centres in Europe and hosts and manages an extensive collection.

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Sierra On-line, Inc.

Sierra focuses on indie studios and innovative, graphically unique games that include new IP and reimaginings of beloved Sierra classics.

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Mimecast

Mimecast is a SaaS-based email management platform enabling companies to administer business communications and data.

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Twinkl

Twinkl is a provider of teacher-created lesson planning, teaching, and assessment materials.

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Appuals

Appuals.com is a leading technology site which serves a diverse readership from the Americas, EMEA and APAC regions.

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Carwow

Carwow helps efficiently connect car buyers to car dealers and makes buying a car easy and enjoyable.

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PCMS Group

PCMS is a global provider of IT software and services for the retail industry.

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PFU Limited

PFU provides enterprise content management solution that meets demands for integrated management of contents and efficient workflow.

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National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) provides national guidance and advice to improve health and social care.

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BitValley Mining Corporation Limited

Green Cryptocurrency Mining Solutions

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Farnell element14

Farnell element14 is a high-service distributor of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, maintenance, and repair.

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The Phoenix Partnership

TPP is a healthcare technology company, dedicated to delivering world class healthcare software in the UK and internationally.

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Graduate Prospects

Prospects is a higher education careers services company located in Manchester.

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Green Man Gaming

Green Man Gaming is a global pure play e-commerce and technology business in the video games industry.

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Tech Advisor

Tech Advisor for news, reviews, tips, tricks & opinions about the latest & greatest gadgets.

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Europe PubMed Central

Europe PubMed Central (Europe PMC) offers free access to biomedical literature resources.

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BRS Golf

BRS Golf specializes in offering cloud-based golf tee time booking reservation systems to its diverse clientele.

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OpenCorporates

OpenCorporates is an online database that provides its users with information related to companies in the world.

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SumUp

SumUp is a financial technology company that enables businesses to accept card payments at the Point-of-Sale or on the go.

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ESA Business Applications

ESA Business Applications is the go-to place for business ideas involving space in all areas of society and economy.

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Amcor

Amcor is a provider of packaging solutions in Australia, Western Europe, North America.

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Duplichecker

Duplichecker is providing quality web content to top-notch websites.

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CooMeet

CooMeet is an online video dating social networking company.

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Soft Photonic Systems Group

Soft Photonic Systems Group is developing photonics-based tools that help characterise soft matter.

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Ordnance Survey

Ordnance Survey is the national mapping agency for Great Britain providing the definitive spatial database.

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Essex Business School

Business as usual? Not at Essex.

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University of Sheffield Enterprise

Enterprise is having ideas and doing something about them. Enterprise is making ideas happen.

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7th Pier Limited

Endole is a website that allows you to search for business information about specific companies.

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Healthily by Your.MD

Healthily is the world’s first medically approved self-care app designed around you.

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Nanotechnology and Integrated BioEngineering Centre

NIBEC is a multi-disciplinary research centre which combines skills in engineering, science, informatics and medicine.

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Tieto

Tieto Oyj provides various IT and product engineering services in Finland and internationally.

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Acas

Acas provides free and impartial information and advice to employers and employees on all aspects of workplace relations

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RealVNC

Accelerate your business with secure remote desktop access and support for a connected world.

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GreenFlag

Green Flag Limited is an Introducer Appointed Representative of U K Insurance Limited.

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Risktec Solutions

Risktec Solutions is a specialist risk management consulting and training company.

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mSpy

mSpy is a control application that allows parents monitor text messages, call logs, current GPS location, SnapChat, WhatsApp and many more.

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Domestic & General

Domestic & General became the first company to protect TV cathode ray tubes in the early 1950s.

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MutualArt

MutualArt.com is a revolutionary online art information service launched in 2008.

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The Route Development Group

Routes Online is an online portal bringing together airports and airlines to share information and intelligence.

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PortSwigger

PortSwigger Burp Suite is the leading toolkit for web application security testing.

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Velocity Capital Advisors

Velocity seeks to combine a deep consumer understanding with brilliant, innovative, useful business ideas.

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Formplus

Formplus is a cloud-based, enterprise-focused data collection SaaS.

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Rolls-Royce plc

Rolls-Royce is an industrial technology company that provides integrated power and propulsion solutions.

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Finastra

Finastra provides the broadest portfolio of financial services software.

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FXhome

FXHOME designs accessible, technologically advanced and high quality software products.

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London Borough of Southwark

London Borough of Southwark is provides the information for residents, visitors and the business community from Southwark Council.

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Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson is a global advisory and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth.

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The Open Group

The Open Group is a global consortium that enables the achievement of business objectives through IT standards.

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Just Host

Just Host is a shared hosting provider who offers 750 GB disk space, 10 TB bandwidth, unlimited email accounts, and free domains with each

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Gitter

The home of #community. Where #developers come to talk. For support, please get in touch on support at gitter.im.

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Fourth

Fourth is the world’s leading provider of cloud-based cost control solutions to the hospitality industry.

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ParentMail

ParentMail is a provider of school communication and payment collection software.

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Informa Tech

Informa Tech is a provider of integrated research, media, training and events to the global technology community.

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Brother UK

Brother UK is a supplier of technology solutions, helping businesses deliver greater productivity and efficiency through documentation.

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UK Power Networks

Distribution Network Operator Covering London, the South East and the East of England

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Love2shop Business Services

Love2shop Business Services is a provider of reward solutions to UK companies.

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Hodder Education

We create innovative print and digital resources to support teachers

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Next

Next is a digital bank with free account and card and offers unlimited withdrawals.

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Talis

Talis is a privately owned software company whose mission is to apply technology and data to help transform education.

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HRS

HRS is the Global Hotel Solutions end to end technology provider in business travel.

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Constructionline

Constructionline operates an online database that enables buyers to source pre-qualified construction suppliers, contractors.

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Airforce Technology

Airforce-Technology.com’s procurement and reference resources make it a key destination

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ShareCast.com

ShareCast is a multi-technology communication platform to facilitate the information-exchange between people, specifically in emergencies.

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Node4

Node4 is the fast-growing IT solutions provider.

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Croner-i

Croner-i helps thousands of companies and accountancy firms comply with the law, achieve and maintain best practice, and create value.

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Microlise

Microlise is a fleet management solutions help vehicle operators to reduce the cost and environmental impact.

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AVEVA

AVEVA is an engineering IT software provider to plant, power, and marine industries.

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DeskPRO

Headstart Solutions aims to provide a range of products and services to help their customers reach their online potential.

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Expert Agent

Expert Agent provides a complete workflow solution and essential systems for estate agents.

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Katacoda

Katacoda is an interactive technology platform that enables hands-on learning.

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Travelport International

Travelport Limited provides business services, as well as transaction processing solutions and data to companies operating in the travel.

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Nation’s Restaurant News – NRN

Nation’s Restaurant News – NRN is an American trade publication that delivers breaking news about the restaurant industry.

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Acunetix

Aquinetix offers an automated tool that enables companies to scan their web apps to identify and resolve exploitable vulnerabilities.

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CCS Media

CCS Media is a Technology and Supplies Reseller with over 30 years of experience delivering first-class IT solutions and services.

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SAS Global Communications

SAS Global Communications designs to deploy and manage the networks on which their customers run their businesses.

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AG-Grid

AG-Grid is a JavaScript data grid designed for Enterprise Applications.

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Patients Know Best

Patients Know Best provide hospitals with personal health records software so that their patients can better manage their health.

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Trint

Trint reinvents transcription extending automated-speech-to text so that users can trust the output. Recorded content becomes searchable.

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DutySheet

Volunteer Management Software

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Options Technology

Options is a global leader in financial technology managed services and IT infrastructure products.

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Freeola

Freeola is an Internet service provider in the UK that provides high-quality, low-cost Internet services.

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Codility

Codility is a SaaS platform that helps tech recruiters and hiring managers engage, recruit, and train stronger engineers, faster.

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Darwinex

Darwinex allows independent traders around the world to quote their strategies and thus access investor capital.

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Pineapple Systems

Pineapple Systems is a fabricator of Global Conservatory Roof Systems.

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Cucumber

Cucumber Limited is a software and training company.

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ATEN

ATEN specializes in connectivity and management solutions in accessing and sharing technologies.

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AccountancyManager

Automate your admin. Web based CRM, onboarding and automation software for accountants, bookkeepers and payroll businesses.

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