The Best Mobile App Development Companies in The Steel City

Looking for a top mobile app development companies in Pittsburgh?

Building a mobile app is expensive. In fact, it can cost $10,000 to $150,000, unless you want an out-of-the-box solution with a DIY app builder. So, choosing the right app developer is important because it can save you time and money and result in an app that makes your business stand out.

As you begin the process of hiring an app development company, remember to define the type of app you want before starting conversations with developers. How complex your app idea is will determine your budget and the skill level you need in an app developer. Then, once conversations begin, ask for portfolio items, reviews, and references. Be sure to bring up timeline, too, so you align on expectations.

Overall, with about 90% of time on mobile spent in apps, investing in a mobile app for your business may help attract customers and get your brand in front of more people.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top mobile app developers in Pittsburgh. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Pittsburgh Mobile App Development Companies

  • 1

    OpenArc, LLC.

    OpenArc, LLC is a technology consulting firm based in Wexford, Pa. with a team of over 50 members. Since 2010, they have offered their expertise in UX/UI design, IT strategy consulting, and custom software development for business intelligence and e-commerce purposes.

    Notable Project

    OpenArc, LLC worked with an innovation center to assist in developing UI for their projects. OpenArc, LLC  provided wireframes for the innovation center to work on, helping them approach projects such as apps and websites.

    "I’m not sure I’ll be able to articulate them in comparison to other providers, but my experience with Mark has always been very positive. We worked together well because we understood how each other thinks. I have no hesitation to go back to OpenArc as our first choice." - Innovation Lead, Innovation Center

    Former clients
    University of Pittsburgh
    DLC
    Dollar Bank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Wexford, PA
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    ANTLR Interactive

    ANTLR Interactive is a Pittsburgh-based mobile app development firm. Founded in 2014, it has 2 employees who specialize in mobile app development, web development, and custom software development. The team serves small business and midmarket clients in the nonprofit, e-commerce, and health care & medical industries.

    Notable Project

    ANTLR Interactive built a custom website and back-end registration platform for a recreational sports program that would eliminate the need to rent from a third party. The platform also included a tracker for compiling PDF reports and a secure payment portal. The client saw an both an increase in the number of customers and improved their retention rate. 

    “ANTLR Interactive built a beautiful platform, which they’ve continued to improve. The innovative features have helped us attract new customers, while the user-friendly navigation has helped us retain our existing clientele.” —Founder & CEO, Recreational Program

    Former clients
    ANGLR
    Knox Spencer and Associates
    Community Data Roundtable
    Occupi Inc.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Truefit

    Truefit is a Pittsburgh-based software development company. Founded in 1997, they have expanded their team to 60 specialists who provide custom software development, mobile app development, and e-commerce development. Their clientele consists of small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses in the consumer products, health care, and education industries.
     

    Notable Project

    Truefit built a platform for assessing cybersecurity maturity for a CMMI provider. This project was completed within a six-month frame, and incorporated Truefit’s expertise in both organizational maturity and comprehensive web development. The CMMI provider was able to establish a solid market presence after the completion of this project.
     

    Former clients
    McDonald's
    Matrix
    Green Applications
    CMMI Institute
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    4.7
    4.7
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Top Places to Work (2017) , Pittsburgh Business Times: Coolest Office Spaces , Pittsburgh Business Times: Best Places to Work (2017)

  • 4

    RedTree Web Design

    RedTree Web Design, founded in 2015, is a web design and UX/UI company headquartered in Carnegie, Pa. The company has 5 people, and they mostly provide web design and web development services for small and mid-market businesses. Most of the businesses they work with are in the advertising and marketing industry.
     

    Notable Project

    RedTree Web Design provided web development services for an accreditation consulting company. The client wanted to redesign their website, and they needed assistance with their branding. RedTree Web Design redesigned the site, and the client handled the content. Additionally, the company provided SEO services for the client. The client saw an improvement in traffic and click through rates. 
     

    “Click through and open rates improved. We have more traffic to the specific pages we worked on together and added improved content to.” — President, Accreditation Consulting Company
     

    Former clients
    USAID LandLinks
    T.F. Campbell Co.
    Forkner Engineering
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    4.9
    4.9
    9 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Awwwards 2016: Site of the Day: Smarterguys.com , CSS Design Awards 2016: Website of the Year: Smarterguys.com

  • 5

    Boolean Solutions

    Boolean Solutions is a software firm based in New Delhi, and founded in 2018. With fewer than 50 members, they offer custom software, web, and mobile app development services to clients in the fields of advertising, business services, and health care.

    Notable Project

    Boolean Solutions provided outsourced development services for a workspace optimization company. The company didn’t have enough in-house resources for projects. Boolean Solutions delivers the solutions the company needs on time and on budget.

    “Their quality of work is impressive.” - Head of International Development, Workspace Optimization Company

    Former clients
    ReviewMaiden
    MGR
    HealthEngine
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pitsburg, OH
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Technology Services Group

    Technology Services Group is a tech provider based in Triadelphia, W.Va. with more than 10 employees. Since 1985, they have offered their services in web design, graphic design, and video production for clients, creating media such as commercials and branded videos.

    Notable Project

    Technology Services Group provided technical assistance for a custom auto shop. These services included the development of web apps and design work for their logo. The shop has been working with Technology Services Group from 2010 to this day.

    “Any problems we have they’re very fast at fixing. They’re a good company that does good work; we haven’t had any issues with them.” - National Sales Manager, Custom Auto Shop

    Former clients
    National Tire and Wheel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Triadelphia, WV
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 7

    Phaedra Solutions

    Phaedra Solutions is an outsourcing development company headquartered in Lahore, Pakistan. Their team of approximately 52 employees serves small to midmarket clients. Along with custom software development, they also provide web, mobile, and e-commerce development. They're proficient in a variety of tech stacks.

    Notable Project

    Phaedra Solutions developed custom software for an injury law firm. They created and continue to manage enterprise applications for the client. They also oversee the hiring of development talent. They've successfully met and managed the client's expectations.

    "Phaedra worked to find the right team members for my project and insured it's success." — Software Architect, Injury Law Firm

    Former clients
    Penorama
    Travelsmeet
    Food Karma
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    Digiprima Technologies

    Digiprima Technologies is a digital and technology company headquartered in Indore, India. The firm also has offices in Pittsburgh, PA, and Columbus, Ohio.  Founded in 2016, its team of 8 employees specializes in web development, e-Commerce development, and graphic design. 

    Notable Project

    Digiprima Technologies helped a leading books printing company enter new markets and establish a stronger global presence. The company created a digital strategy which included a new website and digital ad campaigns designed to generate leads. The campaign resulted in higher inquiries and lower cost for new product launches. 

     

    Former clients
    Velcom Recommends
    e-Wallet
    VQR
    Tournament Edition
    Stonaa
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Pittsburgh, PA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
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