Top UK App Developers 2018

List of Top Mobile App Development Companies in the UK

Looking to Hire a Local App Development Company in the United Kingdom?

As mobile solutions become vital to business success, the UK’s wealth of app development companies is increasingly evident. So, how should you choose the right UK app development company?

To help you find the very best, we vetted hundreds of UK mobile app developers and ranked them based on client feedback. Use this list to survey the contenders, read reviews, and gather the relevant information you need to pick the right app developer for your next project.

  • 1

    hedgehog lab

    Founded in 2007, hedgehog lab is a global software consultancy of 200+ that specializes in multi-platform software and device innovation. Headquartered in London with six offices across three continents, their team architects, designs, and develops app solutions that prepare brands for the future of post-PC devices.

    Notable Project

    hedgehog lab created a series of successful apps for a large Norwegian energy company. Designed for both iPhone and iPad, the apps were made to inspire creativity and engagement within key audiences. Workmanship aside, the client also recognized their professionalism and proactive approach.

    "We really enjoyed working with the hedgehog lab team. Their company is efficient, helpful, friendly, and delivered perfectly on time to a very high standard." – Web Editor, Norwegian Energy Corporation

    Former Clients
    EDF Energy
    Financial Times
    Mitsubishi Motors
    Santander Bank
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Newcastle , United Kingdom
    Awards

    The Newcastle Business Awards: Small/Medium Business of the Year 2016; Outstanding Performance in International Growth; Glassdoor: Best Employer of 2016; RAR Digital Awards: On Budget Award Winner 2016, App Design Awards: Best App Startup 2015; Drum Design Awards: Commendable Design 2013; Mobile Entertainment Magazine: The Top UK Mobile Innovators 2012

  • 2

    Fueled

    With a team of 50+, Fueled specializes in creating mobile apps and websites. The New York-based app development company aims to create easy-to-use and attractive products for customers, whether they are big or small brands.

    Notable Project

    Fueled designed a bidding-style app for a company that deals with nightlife reservations. They built the app from scratch, taking into consideration what the company wanted, as well as giving advice. The app had a lot of functions, such as a list of venues, submission options, and tools that allowed notifications to be sent from venues.

    “They’re incredibly efficient in the work that they do and know what they're doing in design, coding, and executing their ideas. They have a great understanding of what's current and get things done very quickly compared to others.” – Founder, Mobile App

    Former Clients
    Rite Aid
    Sunnycomb
    QuizUp
    Verizon
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $75,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place New York , NY
    Awards

    Hive Awards; The Webbys

  • 3

    Intellectsoft

    Founded in 2007, Intellectsoft is a full-service software partner, focusing on app development for web, mobile, and emerging technologies. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, their 200+ business strategists and tech specialists collaborate across seven global offices to create digital solutions for startups and enterprises alike.

    Notable Project

    Intellectsoft created an e-commerce app with matching backend infrastructure, then integrated it into the client’s blockchain technology. Transforming the given creative demands into a satisfactory product under a strenuous deadline was deemed impressive, as were their communication skills and determination.

    “We've given them a challenge, and they've met it, which is why Intellectsoft has become our leading service provider for technology development.” – Program Manager, Holding Company

    Former Clients
    Eurostar
    Harley Davidson
    Jaguar
    Universal Pictures
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place Palo Alto , CA
    Awards

    Inc. 5000: #1703 in 2017; Business of Apps: Top US App Developers 2016; IAOP: Top 100 Outsourcing Companies

  • 4

    Magora

    Founded in 2010, Magora is a 50+ team of web and mobile app designers and developers based in London. Whether it’s B2B or B2C, the firm creates bespoke software that integrates with existing business solutions to enable user-centered interaction and scalable software architecture.

    Notable Project

    Magora developed two apps and provided a range of services to a conference organizer, including web and graphic design, full-stack development, and database maintenance and development. The client appreciated Magora's expertise, timeliness, and overall efficiency in project communications and completion.

    “I would say they are the best outsourced firm we’ve ever worked with. Their project management skills are great – very transparent and very responsive to communication about fixes being urgent.” – Founder, IT Conference Organizer

    Former Clients
    Cisco
    Danone
    Toyota
    Unilever
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
  • 5

    Mubaloo

    Founded in 2009, Mubaloo is a mobile app developer and IT strategy consultancy based in London. Also working from their Bristol office, this award-winning team of 50+ creates digital solutions for both enterprises and smaller companies.

    Notable Project

    Offering both a strategic perspective and development skill set, Mubaloo developed a native iOS and Android app to facilitate exchanges between investment managers and investors. The project was successfully completed on time and on-budget and convinced the client to retain Mubaloo as a digital consultant.

    "Mubaloo was refreshing to have for this initiative; their insight, approach, and knowledge was invaluable." – Solutions Director, Investment Firm

    Former Clients
    Aviva
    Bang & Olufsen
    RAC
    Unipart
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
    Awards

    Mobile Innovation Awards Winner: Most Impressive Agency 2015; UK App Design Awards Gold Winner 2015; Deloitte Tech Fast 50 Winner 2014; Appsters Winner 2014: Best Use of API

  • 6

    QBurst

    Founded in 2004, Qburst is a product development and consulting company of 1300+ designers, developers, UX engineers, and business analysts. Headquartered in Trivandrum, India with offices in the UK, California, Virginia, and Poland, their team focuses on web, mobile, and cloud-based solutions of all sizes.

    Notable Project

    A biotechnology firm hired Qburst to recreate their Salesforce CRM solution by integrating two unique solutions into one. The firm synchronized the system data seamlessly and their custom software performed admirably, earning them praise for flexibility, responsiveness, and creativity.

    "QBurst has a very talented team. ... QBurst scaled up well to our needs and continues to deal with any issues quickly." – Associate Director of Operations, Biotechnology Firm

    Former Clients
    AstraZeneca
    Burberry
    Dell
    HP
    Peugeot
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place Trivandrum , India
    Awards

    Deloitte Technology Fast 50 in India 2012 & 2013; Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific 2012 & 2013

  • 7

    Apadmi

    Apadmi is a 50+ mobile tech group specializing in app development, IoT, and consulting for big data, BI, and SI. Founded in 2009 and based in Manchester, UK, their team excels at helping organizations use technology to achieve a competitive advantage.

    Notable Project

    Apadmi developed an app that enables customers of a large digital retailer to make in-store purchases and manage their accounts. From technical development to ongoing support and expertise, the client enjoyed the company's skill and flexibility and continues to trust in their partnership.

    “Our collaboration has led to a number of successes with the mobile app — I wouldn't change a thing.” – Channel Manager, Global Financial Service

    Former Clients
    BBC
    Facebook
    Google
    Nexus
    Skyscanner
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Manchester , United Kingdom
    Awards

    Northern Digital Awards: Large Digital Agency of the Year (2017, 2018); UK App Awards 2017: App of the Year; Retail Systems Awards 2017: Mobile Solution of the Year; Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Finalist; UK Agency Awards 2016: Best Large Agency

  • 8

    DMI (Digital Management, Inc.)

    DMI is the world’s first end-to-end mobility company. Their services are extensive, ranging from mobile app development and web development to branding, marketing, and user experience design to big data management and analytics. The large team of 1,000+ is headquartered in Bethesda, MD with satellite offices around the world.DMI’s focus on the quality of the product they develop and on its marketing potential highlights the benefits of working with a full-service company.

    Notable Project

    DMI’s work stands out for mobile, branding, and data management.

    DMI developed a mobile app on Windows for a large hotel group, providing extensive user experience research and design input such as wireframes and mood boards.

    “They tend to think about the end product as a more marketable product. They don't just look at achieving the KPIs [key performance indicators] of the product owner here internally, but also looking to provide fantastic feedback in terms of how certain features or functions can be marketed.” – User Experience Lead, Large Hotel Group

    Former Clients
    African Wildlife Foundation
    Rosetta Stone
    USDA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group1,001 - 10,000 Employees
    place New York , NY
    Awards

    Washington Post: Top Workplaces in Washington, D.C. 2014; Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Award 

  • 9

    Ready4S

    Ready4S is a full-service web and mobile app development company based in Cracow, Poland, with offices in the UK and Ukraine. Started in 2011, this team of 25+ creates digital solutions for organizations both large and small.

    Notable Project

    Under a tight deadline, Ready4S developed and implemented an app solution to give the client’s employees easier access to customer data. The team earned praise for its cooperative approach, project management skills, and quality results.

    “I am pleased with our effective cooperation with Ready4S. … I highly recommend Ready4S as a reliable partner.” – Former Sales Support Director, Global Bank

    Former Clients
    Coca-Cola
    Jaba
    Lumesse
    Roche
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Poole , United Kingdom
    Awards

     E-Commerce Awards Poland: Top 3 Best Website Designs

  • 10

    iTechArt Group

    iTech Art is an 800+ web, mobile, and custom software developer based in New York with an office in Marietta, GA. Since 2002, their experienced team has delivered game-changing digital solutions for companies of all sizes and market verticals.

    Notable Project

    From financial services technology to online gaming platforms, iTech Art repeatedly demonstrated their value to the client, an offshore software consultancy. The team has been a trusted partner since 2013, given their deep technical expertise, professionalism, and quality processes.

    “I can say that iTechArt has a 100% success rate, and that's rare in the software world. What sets iTechArt apart is that the company is managed well and highly stable.” – Founder & CTO, Software Consulting Agency

    Former Clients
    Classpass
    Forex.com
    Merkle
    Oracle
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place New York , NY
  • 11

    Geeks

    Geeks is a software development company in London. Founded in 2007, Geeks' team of 85 specializes in custom software development, web development, and mobile app development, primarily for midmarket clients in media and govenment.

    Notable Project

    An online history encyclopedia hired Geeks to build a web app for extracting content from other websites. The client's key challenge was ensuring that the web app could handle a high volume of data. Geeks developed custom software featuring a user-friendly frontend and a backend capable of extracting significant amounts of data. Finally, Geeks created a JavaScript library that the client can sell to other businesses. The client appreciated Geeks' creativity and innovation.

    "Our visualization engine can generally handle ten times more data and the average JavaScript library. We’ve had no problems with the stability of their code. The server has always been perfect." - Co-Founder, Online History Encyclopedia

    Former Clients
    easyJet
    Aesseal
    Houses of Parliament
    BBC
    Council of Europe
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Greater London , United Kingdom
    Awards

     Global Business Excellence Awards (2017), The Queen's Awards, UK Digital Experience Awards, 2013 Gold Stevie Winner for Sales & Customer Service

  • 12

    nomtek

    nomtek is an award-winning app development company of 50+ based in Wroclaw, Poland with offices in London, Berlin, and San Francisco. Founded in 2009, their team has created numerous chart-topping apps and employs the lean startup methodology.

    Notable Project

    nomtek developed a mobile app to encourage the use of the client’s existing software tool, offering their technical expertise and capabilities in app optimization. They impressed the client with their coding, product development, and “tidy” end-to-end project management.

    “There is nothing that I can think to improve. Overall, we were pleased by the collaboration. I would give them high marks for every factor.” – CTO at Educational Organization

    Former Clients
    Intel
    Newsweek
    TMobile
    Yelp
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Wroclaw , Poland
  • 13

    Tapptitude

    Mobile app development company Tapptitude has offices in Romania, the US, and London. The team of 40+ employees specializes in iOS and Android app development and offers UX/UI design, IT strategy consulting, and web development. Founded in 2013, Tapptitude mainly works with small businesses and startups in the real estate, automotive, and arts and entertainment industries.

    Notable Project

    Tapptitude developed an app prototype for a food ordering company. They executed the food ordering company’s vision perfectly and were retained to develop the full product. Some app features Tapptitude developed included platform signup, payment systems, and restaurant menu integration.

    “The proof that I’ve been happy with Tapptitude is that we’ve continued working long-term, even though I’ve had the option to use in-house developers. I felt that the communication was great and, most importantly, the quality Tapptitude provides is amazing, as is the communication.” – CEO, Food Ordering App

    Former Clients
    Honda
    Vias Wine
    SmartDreamers
    Dine Market
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Boulder , CO
  • 14

    Digiryte

    Digiryte is a web and mobile app development company based in Manchester, United Kingdom with another UK office in Preston. Since 2015, their team of 28 has been specializing in mobile app development, custom software development, and web development for midmarket clients. 

    Notable Project

    A beauty salon hired Digiryte for their digital development services. The agency developed a customized software that included automated billing, customer reviews, and more. The software is easy to use and has brought in new customers. 

    "I’ve shown my website to a few people, and they’re all impressed. I can use the software with ease, and it captures all the data that I wanted. People come to the salon after seeing the look and feel of the webs."–VP Technology, Beauty Salon

    Former Clients
    NHS
    Swap Out
    VapeWunder
    Big Blue Hotel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Manchester , United Kingdom
    Awards

    CV Magazine: Technology Innovator Awards (2018)

  • 15

    Matellio

    Matellio is a mobile and web app development company founded in 2012. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., Matellio's team of around 40 specialize in web and mobile app development.Although Matellio encountered unexpected challenges that led to minor delays, the client appreciated their clear communication.

    Notable Project

    A software development company hired Matellio to produce an app used to rate conferences users have attended. The app was developed for iOS, Android, and the web. 

    "I've had a lot of really good user feedback—people really like it. Both the app and the website run smoothly. " - Owner, Software Company

    Former Clients
    Audioguana
    Bride Side
    Diabetes Naturally
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place San Jose , CA
  • 16

    Brightec

    Brightec is a native mobile app development company based in Brighton with a satellite office in London. Begun in 2006, their 10+ team creates agile and functional business solutions for both iOS and Android.

    Notable Project

    Brightec developed the front and backend of an iOS and Android app for a global housewares company. App users responded favorably, while the client appreciated the team’s savvy branding, responsiveness, and high quality deliverables.

    “The app works really well and has a clean look and feel to it. Brightec did a great job.” – Digital Manager, Global Housewares Company

    Former Clients
    Brain
    KitchenCraft
    Jaguar/Land Rover
    Morrisons
    Roche
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Brighton , United Kingdom
    Awards

    Top App Creators Award: Top Android App Development Company 2016; UK App Awards Winner; App Design Awards Winner 2016

  • 17

    3 SIDED CUBE

    3 SIDED CUBE is an award-winning web and app development firm based in Bournemouth, UK. Founded in 2009, the 10+ team is experienced in creating impactful apps that drive results.

    Notable Project

    3 SIDED CUBE developed a series of complex iOS and Android apps that were “immensely successful” in the eyes of their client, achieving 8.7 million downloads overall. The team was lauded for its business understanding and creative problem solving, while the app was praised for its functionality.

    “3 SIDED CUBE will always make the app do whatever we want it to do, but in a way cooler or better-looking way than we had anticipated. This is what I mean by creative.” – Former Digital Engagement Senior Director, Humanitarian Aid Nonprofit

    Former Clients
    American Red Cross
    ASPCA
    Boots
    Lloyds Banking Group
    Nordstrom
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Bournemouth , United Kingdom
    Awards

    Webby Award Winner: Best Health App; European Digital Communication Award Winner: Best Mobile App; Dadi Award Winner: Best Not-for-Profit Website’ Digitals Award Winner: Best Charity & Not-for-Profit.

  • 18

    STRV

    STRV is a 50+ mobile app and web development company headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Founded in 2004, this pioneering team also holds offices in Prague, Brno, New York, and Venice, CA.

    Notable Project

    From minimum viable product (MVP) to finished product, STRV developed a smart fragrance app for iOS and Android. The team’s speed, efficiency, and comprehensive expertise impressed the client throughout.

    “It’s been impressive for us to work with STRV because they’ve been able to problem-solve different aspects that had never been touched or done before in this industry. It’s rewarding to work with an incredible team of smart people who can solve problems that don’t exist yet.” – Co-Founder, Consumer Electronics Startup

    Former Clients
    Hallmark
    LegalZoom
    Lufthansa
    Microsoft
    Tinder
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place San Francisco , CA
    Awards

    Deloitte Tech Fast 50 in 2017 & 2016

  • 19

    Novoda

    Novoda is a digital-product agency based in London, England, that was established in 2008. Their team of 71 employees provides mobile app development, UX/UI design, enterprise app modernization, digital strategy, and AR/VR development services.

    Notable Project

    Novoda configured a desktop application and built an Android prototype for a system-optimization software company. Their team coded the main functionalities and inserted an in-app purchasing feature. The app gained over 50 million downloads and a 4.4-star rating on the Google Play Store.

    "Last December, monthly revenue for CCleaner was about $100,000. I attributed these metrics to the freemium model and Novoda’s collaborative efforts." – Head of Product, System Optimization Company

    Former Clients
    News UK
    SoundCloud
    Tesco
    The Times
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Berlin , Germany
  • 20

    Cleveroad

    With 50+ employees, Cleveroad specializes in mobile app development, UX design, and cloud-based solutions. Located in Ukraine, this agency builds solutions for most industries.

    Notable Project

    Cleveroad developed a guitar learning app for an entrepreneur in Romania. The app, which is for both Android and iOS, teaches people how to play the guitar. The client was pleased with Cleveroad and plans to hire them again if the app needs updates.

    “I am more than satisfied with Cleveroad and the experience they provided. They gave me what I had been looking for for years.” – Entrepreneur, Guitar Learning App

    Former Clients
    Fuji
    Virgin Atlantic
    Octopus
    PrankDial
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Dnipro , Ukraine
  • 21

    thoughtbot

    Thoughtbot is a web and mobile app development company based in Boston, MA with offices in Austin, San Francisco, New York, Raleigh, Washington D.C, and London. Since 2003, this 50+ team has delivered empowering digital solutions to enterprise-level and small companies alike.

    Notable Project

    Thoughtbot’s team helped the client develop a custom software solution aimed at enhancing consumer advocacy. With deliverables mostly on the back-end, the client valued the estimable coding skills, rapid completion time, and commitment to quality.

    “They provide a consistent level of service that I haven’t seen from agencies or even our in-house team. Their engineering standards, development standards, and the way that they have that consistently through their team is very impressive.” – Head of Product, Consumer Interest Nonprofit

    Former Clients
    LOLA
    LevelUp
    Tile
    Code Climate

    SplitFit

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Boston , MA
  • 22

    The Distance App Developers

    The Distance App Developers is a mobile app development company based in London with an additional office in York, United Kingdom. Founded in 2009, the team of 24 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and application management and support. They work primarily with midmarket clients in the advertising and marketing, business services, and education industries.

    Notable Project

    The Distance App Developers worked on mobile app development for a self-guided walking app. They designed and developed native mobile apps for iOS and Android. In addition, the team integrated a GPS tracking system into the app to enhance the user’s experience and provide additional functionality. The client was impressed with the positive feedback the project received.

    “The app has received positive feedback and was the subject of an article in GQ magazine. The initial reviews on The App Store have been great.” – Founder, Self-Guided Walking App

    Former Clients

    Bentley

    NHS

    Virgin Trains

    PGA Tour

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
  • 23

    ribot Ltd.

    ribot is a Brighton, UK-based design and development studio that was founded in 2007. The company employs a team of 28 specialists. ribot provides UX/UI design, mobile app development, and product design services.

    Notable Project

    A fashion retailer wanted to have a mobile app to go along with their retail website. They hired ribot to develop this new product. The team engineered a native iOS app with an array of cutting-edge features like swipe-to-pay checkout, interactive shopping, push notifications, and click to call customer service.

    "Since its launch, the iOS app has been our highest converting digital channel. The open rate on our push notifications for the app was approximately 5–10 times the norm for an e-commerce benchmark client." — Head of Strategy, Fashion Retailer

    Former Clients
    Google
    Tesco
    Memrise
    Harris + Hoole
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Brighton , United Kingdom
  • 24

    Rantmedia

    Formed in 2003, Rantmedia is a mobile app development agency of 10+ designers, developers, and app testers. From their headquarters in Cardiff, this award-winning team provides innovative and outstanding digital solutions for organizations of any size.

    Notable Project

    Rantmedia animated and developed a children's game app for both Android and iOS that was well-received in usability testing. Though app launch is forthcoming, the client esteemed Rantmedia for their friendly work ethic, cost-effectiveness, and fluid project management.

    “Their creativity and expertise make it worth giving them the latitude to work independently, propose new methodologies, and influence the end product.” – Marketing Manager, Financial Society

    Former Clients
    Admiral Insurance
    BBC London
    Jaguar/Land Rover
    NHS
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Cardiff , United Kingdom
    Awards

     BAFTA Award Winner 2016: Best Game; Wales Online Digital Awards Finalist 2017

  • 25

    Exploding Phone

    Exploding Phone is a software development and design firm founded in 2008. Based in Birmingham, U.K., the team of 10 employees specializes in mobile app development, web development and custom software development. They mainly serve small business and midmarket clients in the business services, manufacturing, and health care industries.

    Notable Project

    Exploding Phone Limited worked with a paper and plastic retailer and developed a B2B e-commerce mobile application for PC, iOS and Android. Key features on the app include SAP ERP integration for orders and inventory and custom UI/UX templates for customers. The client was impressed with the team's work.

    "They never made the process difficult. The team explained their work so that even someone with a non-IT background could understand it. They were upfront about their capabilities and the challenges of what we’d ask for, but they fully committed to the work." – Group IT Director, Packaging Company 

    Former Clients

    The Coleman Group

    Gas App UK

    Healthcare Management Solutions

    HOPS Labour Solutions

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Birmingham , United Kingdom
  • 26

    Despark

    Despark is a digital agency headquartered in London with an office in Sofia, Bulgaria.  Since 2007, the team of about 40 has provided expertise in web development, mobile app development and UX/UI design. Despark focuses on clients in various industries including healthcare, financial services and consumer products.

    Notable Project

    Despark worked with an e-learning company. The client and Despark formed a business model before creating the UX/UI design for its new platform. Despark will execute the mobile application together with them in the future. 

    "They [Despark] delivered what they promised and what we thought would be best practices. They helped us create a nicer format than we’d imagined." - CEO, E-Learning Platform

    Former Clients
    Vodafone
    StepJockey
    PostBank
    Vercida
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
    Awards

    Forbes Evolution Awards: Best Web Agency (2015), RAR Accreditation (2016-2017)

  • 27

    ustwo studio

    ustwo is a digital design studio based in London with around 250 employees. Since its start in 2004, the team has provided web design and development, e-commerce development, mobile development, and UX/UI design services for large companies in a variety of industries.  

    Notable Project

    ustwo partnered with a large bank to assist with a geolocation-based project. The team provided UX strategies to use in the development of the prototype. They pleased the client with their productive work ethic and range of skills.

    “Their ability to move very quickly was something that set them apart when we were observing how they work. They had a fantastic developer with us early who was great regarding business.” — Executive Manager, Large Bank

    Former Clients
    Ford
    Google
    Lush
    NBC
    Land Rover
    Twitter
    Foursquare
    Barclays
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Sydney , Australia
  • 28

    Waracle

    Started in 2004, Waracle is a mobile app and e-commerce development company focusing on IoT and app optimization. Headquartered in Dundee, Scotland with offices in London, Glasgow, and Edinburgh, the 50+ team are experts in digital strategy and innovation.

    Notable Project

    Waracle developed an intuitive and easy-to-use app to showcase the client’s intellectual capital and real estate information. Faced with a rigid timeline, the firm delivered an innovative and successful product from their deep experience in development.

    "Their technical expertise with mobile apps is second to none." – Director, Real Estate Company

    Former Clients
    Cutty Sark
    Imperial College of London
    NHS Clydesdale Bank
    Scottish Power
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Dundee , United Kingdom
    Awards

     Digital Agency of the Year Nominee 2015

  • 29

    Corporation Pop

    Based in Manchester, UK, Corporation Pop has been around for over a decade and is now an established part of the mobile and web development industry. The small team delivers powerful results to clients across several industries.

    Notable Project

    Corporation Pop started working with a sports network company and created their iOS and Android app and product branding. The client was particularly pleased with their attention to UX.

    “They’re fantastic. They kept me updated every week. If there was something I needed that was going to delay the project and go over the budget, they weren’t bothered.” – CEO, Sports Network Company

    Former Clients
    Corporation Pop has worked with famous British organizations like the NHS
    UNILAD
    The British Council
    and others.
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Manchester , United Kingdom
    Awards

    2016 Best User Experience Big Chip Award

  • 30

    Borne Digital

    Mobile app development company Borne Digital is headquartered in London, UK. Their team of 20 employees also works from offices in Toronto, Canada and New York. Established in 2013, they provide web design, web development, UX/UI design, and branding, on top of mobile app development services. Their clients span all industries but are mostly small and mid-market businesses.

    Notable Project

    When a private dating club needed a mobile app to attract and retain club members, they hired Borne Digital to get the job done. Borne Digital designed and developed the app, which allowed dating club members to receive notifications about upcoming events and RSVP. The app improved the client's key metrics – evening the women-to-men user ratio from 80:20 to 60:40 and improving sales.

    "I loved the personality of the founder and [the team's] strong design skills, and I was actually happy with the price point. Handing over that money as a very small business, I felt like I'd gotten value for it. Other, bigger agencies I’ve spoken to didn’t understand what it was like to run a small business." – Founder, Private Dating Club

    Former Clients
    Shell
    BuzzHire
    British Army
    Xendpay
    Sidekicks
    Streats
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    Ampersand & Ampersand

    Ampersand & Ampersand is a mobile app development company based in London. Founded in 2011, the team of 19 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design and wearable app development. They work primarily with small business and enterprise clients, mainly in the healthcare and medical industry.

    Notable Project

    Ampersand & Ampersand worked on mobile app development for a healthcare platform. They developed iOS and Android apps for the healthcare sector, capable of integrating with various APIs. The client was impressed with the positive feedback the project received.

    “People like the app so far. Ampersand takes their work very seriously.” – Entrepreneur, Healthcare Platform

    Former Clients

    TedX

    Wikipedia

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    Zudu

    Zudu is a digital agency founded in 2014. Based in Dundee, U.K., they have two other offices in Edinburgh, U.K. and London. The team of 9 specializes in web development and mobile app development. The firm usually services midmarket and enterprise clientele. 

    Notable Project

    Zudu worked with an interview platform. The team conducted research and developed an iOS and Android app allowing mobile use of a complex video web platform for corporate environments. Rather than seeing the project as a one-time development or opportunity for upselling, Zudu's team had an awareness and appreciation for the ultimate goal of the platform.

    "They [Zudu] have a commercial awareness of what we’re trying to achieve. Rather than trying to upsell us, they talked to us in terms of what we needed on a step-by-step basis. This commercial awareness is different than most developers (app developers in particular), in my experience." – Managing Director, Interview Platform 

    Former Clients

    NHS

    Scottish Government

    Angus Council

    Edinburgh Napier University

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Dundee , United Kingdom
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    MyOxygen

    MyOxygen is a 10+ team of mobile app developers, UI/UX designers, and digital strategists. Based in Bristol and founded in 2001, the company uses a comprehensive approach that aligns business needs with remarkable results.

    Notable Project

    MyOxygen developed a multi-device mobile app for an ambulance service to help map field resources, assess incident impact, and coordinate routes more effectively. The app is widely used by its target audience. The client found the team to be highly attuned to their needs throughout the project and pleasant enough to share a laugh with.

    “I’ve always been impressed with their innovation, approachability, professionalism, flexibility, and ability to look forward.” – Resilience Officer, Emergency Ambulance Service

    Former Clients
    Kohler
    Ministry of Defense
    National Health Service
    Oxford University Press
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Bristol , United Kingdom
    Awards

    App Wins the Legal Innovation Award: Client Management Innovation 2015

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    Synergo Group

    Based in Toronto, Synergo Group is a development agency with various offices all over the globe, including Europe, South America, and the United States. The agency has over 40 experts in design, development, and support.

    Notable Project

    Taking over from a previous vendor, Synergo Group fixed bugs and adding new features to a health and fitness app. While working with the previous vendor, the app received negative reviews, but since Synergo Group took over, it's been all positive. The user experience has become much more pleasing. 

    "I’ve already recommended Synergo. Their team can jump right into a project and they’re easy to work with. They’re very knowledgeable and able to work without a lot of handholding."- Senior Web Designer, Health & Fitness Company 

    Former Clients
    Censeo
    Samsung
    Impact Map
    Modernizing Medicine
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Toronto , Canada
    Awards

    Top App Creators: Top Mobile App Development Company (2017); Top Agency: Top Web Developers in Canada (2017); Clutch: Top App Developers in Canada (2017) 

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    Mobiloitte

    Mobiloitte is a software development company of 648 employees, founded in 2004. They are headquartered in New Delhi, India, with other locations in London, Cambridge, Mass., and Singapore. They offer services in mobile app development, web development, and mobile and app marketing to small and midmarket businesses. They primarily serve clients in the business, education, and consumer products industries.

    Notable Project

    Mobiloitte developed a mobile app for a social merchandising service. Using iOS and Android, they designed and developed the app based on the client’s rough architectural document. They designed UI and built the back-end of a database using PHP. The client was impressed by the high-quality work and professionalism of Mobiloitte.

    “They met deadlines and requirements for each stage of work and kept us updated throughout the project.” – CEO, Social Merchandising Service
     

    Former Clients

    Info Army

    SanDisk

    KFC

    Brolix

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group251 - 1,000 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    Netsells

    Netsells is an app development agency based in York, UK. The agency was founded in 2009 and now employs a team of about 30. Netsells specializes in mobile app development, but also provides web development and UX/UI design services. Most of Netsell's clients are small to midmarket businesses.

    Notable Project

    A university wanted a WordPress website for a conference it was hosting. Netsells designed and developed the site, and they also created a logo for the conference.

    "We were really pleased with the services received from Netsells. The Conference Chair and our team were very happy with the final result. Netsells ensured the website was suitable and made to our specifications." - Marketing & Development Officer, University

    Former Clients
    Landrover
    BBC
    NHS
    General Electric
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place York , United Kingdom
    Awards

    2014 Scarborough Business Award

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    Flat Rock Technology

    Flat Rock Technology is a development agency headquartered in London, with an office in Varna, Bulgaria. Since 2008, their team of 88 has been specializing in custom software development, mobile app development, UX/UI design, and more for mainly midmarket-size clients. They primarily serve clients in the IT, consumer products & services and media industries. 

    Notable Project

    Flat Rock Technology created an e-commerce website for a travel bicycle retailer. They continue to maintain the website with various updates. The client prides the team on their professionalism. 

    "There is a high degree of professionalism in the team, and they always go the extra mile to complete a task. By opening up new channels, we have increased our sales revenue opportunities exponentially." – Head of Digital Technology, Travel Bicycle Retailer

    Former Clients
    Purify Digital
    Triple Jump Technologies
    LabWorm
    Doppio
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    inMind

    inMind is a software development agency based in Montevideo, Uruguay. Founded in 2008 by a team of systems engineers, inMind now has 44 employees and offers an extensive range of development services to a global, technology-forward client base. Their areas of expertise include mobile app development for Android and iOS, web development, enterprise app modernization, and blockchain development.

    Notable Project

    inMind developed a minimum viable product for a sports-oriented startup in the US. The client needed to host and stream video while providing a high-quality UX to compete with similar products. The inMind team provided front- and backend development for two native mobile apps, and the results of the project met all the client's needs.

    "I was very impressed overall. The whole experience from start to finish was excellent. They covered every detail." — Founder, Sports Startup

    Former Clients
    Casttor
    Kolkoach
    eGAAP
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Montevideo , Uruguay
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    Apptunix

    Apptunix is a mobile and web development/design company based in Austin, TX with offices in London, India, and Midland, TX. Started in 2013, this 50+ firm offers full-service digital solutions for businesses both large and small.

    Notable Project

    Apptunix developed an app for iOS and Android to connect entertainment companies with stunt professionals. The client appreciated the staff’s candid personality and creativity, as well as the app’s intuitive design and practicality.

    “I think they were pretty spot-on. We’re in two different time zones, so sometimes, it’s just a matter of me sending details and breakdowns of my notes, and they get back to me immediately with their notes on my notes to make sure that they understood everything correctly.” – Founder, Stunt Performer Database

    Former Clients
    Brand Keepers
    DPX
    Chatsports
    Ez-Leads
    IP Office Live
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Austin , TX
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    Red C London

    Red C London is a mobile app development agency, founded in 1997. Based in London, their team of 11 specializes in mobile app development, web design, and UX/UI design. They work primarily with enterprises and midmarket businesses, focusing on financial services, government, and nonprofits.  

    Notable Project

    Red C London worked with an event advertising startup to create an iOS application. They provided development services to design and build an iOS-based mobile application.

    “Red C displayed great communication and development skills throughout the project. They worked at a competitive price and willingly performed corrections when necessary.” – Founder, Event Advertising Startup

    Former Clients
    Sony
    Aston Martin
    Thames Water
    Centtrip
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    WebClues Infotech

    WebClues Infotech is a full-service digital agency headquartered in Streetsboro, Ohio with the bulk of their development resources in Ahmedabad, India. Founded in 2014, WebClues Infotech has expanded their practice to include over 100 employees providing a comprehensive range of IT solutions. Among their chief services are web design and development, mobile application development, UI/UX design, and digital marketing solutions. WebClues leverages an especially diverse technology stack to provide their solutions, with developers in nearly every contemporary framework and language. 

    Notable Project

    One of WebClues most innovative solutions was the development of a web platform for a collective warranty service. The platform allows owners of similar or identical products to collectively insure them at a much lower price than most warranty plans, which usually offer sub-par coverage at high prices. The sophisticated project incorporated complex location services and a robust ledger system for tracking payments and warranty prices. Thus far, the service has helped thousands of customers lower the costs of insuring and replace their devices.

     

    Former Clients
    LaundroKart
    Indian Railways
    Yangamall
    Dimendscaasi Chicago
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Ahmedabad , India
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    Supercharge

    Supercharge is a digital production firm that is headquartered in Budapest, Hungary with a second office in London. Founded in 2010, Supercharge's team of 80 employees that specializes in web and mobile app development. The firm also offers UI/UX design services to its clients.  

    Former Clients
    Jenius
    T-Mobile
    Ferratum Bank
    Aero Glass
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Károly , Hungary
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    The Sound Pipe Media

    The Sound Pipe Media is an app development firm founded in 2009. Based in London, the team of 6 specializes in mobile app development and UX/UI design. They mainly focus on serving the advertising and marketing, entertainment, and business services industries. 

    Notable Project

    The Sound Pipe Media partners with a software firm to create various major apps. The team has created a variety of apps with them, including apps for a major soccer club and a global car company. Overall, the client was impressed with the work. 

    "They [The Sound Pipe Media] gave great advice regarding enhanced features and user acquisition. They understand the app business and how people consume and choose apps. They treated the project like their own and really put in a lot of effort to make it successful." – Manager, Boutique British Software Firm

    Former Clients

    Sunseeker

    Celtic Football Club

    Olly

    Laureus Awards

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    Empire Elements

    Empire Elements is a web and mobile app development agency founded in 2007. Based in London, the small team of 2 specializes in mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI. They mainly serve small business clients.

     

    Notable Project

    Empire Elements designed, developed, and optimized sites for a software company. A company homepage and product site were built to convey the brand image and be maintained internally. The client was pleased with the team's work.

    "The two areas they have excelled in are cost and responsiveness. Their project management skills are phenomenal. They’re price was very good, and anytime we need help, even on nights or weekends, they are available." – Managing Director, Software Company 

    Former Clients

    Ebay

    EDF Energy

    Heinz

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    Appy Monkey

    Appy Monkey is a mobile app development firm founded in 2011. Based in London, the team has more than 10 members who specialize in mobile app development, UX/UI and custom software development. They generally serve small business clients in the entertainment, advertising and marketing, and business services industries. 

    Notable Project

    Appy Monkey worked with a hospitality company and created a website as well as an app to serve as a resort directory. The app included information such as upcoming events, weather, clubs, restaurants, and more. Overall, the client was pleased with the team's work.

    "The workflow was very effective and the team was very easy to contact. They gave us regular feedback and we had weekly update meetings. The project was also on time and within budget." – Owner, Hospitality Company 

    Former Clients

    Thomas Cook

    Life In Resort

    Creative 7

    Holid8

    GEOBIZ

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    Glance Creative Ltd.

    Glance Creative Ltd. is an app development firm founded in 2016. Based in London, the team of 10 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI and wearable app development. They mainly serve small business and midmarket clients in the entertainment, media and consumer products industries. 

    Notable Project

    Glance Creative worked with a military post office by creating a mobile app. This app provided customers with military shipping protocol information ranging from prohibited items to overseas shipping costs based on weight and size. The team offered the best combination of cost, quality, and experience.

    "Glance Creative designed an app with a clean, intuitive look that provided a wealth of information to our customers." – Technical Director, British Military Agency

    Former Clients

    The Times

    Canon

    Universal Music

    The Sun

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $50,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    Lexington Creative

    Lexington Creative is an app development company founded in 2009. Based in Burlingame, Calif., with an office in London, the company has 5 employees who specialize in mobile app development, enterprise app modernization, and IT consulting. 

    Notable Project

    Lexington Creative worked with a medical center to design and develop a mobile app, aiming to retain youth and teen patients. The team added games, booking options, diagnosis help, and a health tracking feature. The client was impressed with the results. 

    "They have great attention to detail and commitment to creating a quality product. They also have competitive prices and a responsive, helpful staff." – Physician and CEO, Kids & Teens Healthcare

    Former Clients

    Home Hardware

    Advanced Vision Care

    Australian Dental Association

    Dick's Sporting Goods

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 10 Employees
    place Burlingame , CA
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    IceRock Development

    IceRock Development is an app development company founded in 2012. The company has locations in Oakville, Canada, London, and Novosibirsk, Russia. IceRock Development employs a team of 24 that does mobile app development, web development, UX/UI design, and e-commerce development for mainly small businesses. 

    Notable Project

    A telecommunications company lacked the internal team to develop an online platform and hired IceRock Development to create one. IceRock Development designed a website and also creates prototypes of iOS and Android apps that integrate the support services the client needs like Google Maps, Stripe, and other services.

    "They’re a great company, especially for creating a new product...I have always recommended them." – Owner, Telecommunications Company

    Former Clients
    Village Hotels
    Schneider Electric
    Veka
    Kaushan Media
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Novosibirsk , Russia
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    Nodes

    Nodes is an app development company based in London, with offices in Manchester, Aarhus, Denmark, Amsterdam, and Copenhagen. Founded in 2008, their team of about 100 employees provides mobile app development, UX/UI design, mobile and app marketing, and wearable app development services.

    Notable Project

    Nodes designed and developed a mobile app for a beer retailer to drive traffic to its customers and communicate to them its various sales and promotions on offer. Nodes' app uses its own design ideas, with a heavy dose of backend development and API integration. The app was downloaded 130,000 times and has become the biggest food and beverage app in Denmark.

    "Their work was very good in understanding consumer behavior within mobile applications and developing a framework that could be driven." — Group Marketing Technologist, Beer Retailer

    Former Clients
    Ironman Denmark
    Samsung
    G4S/ISS
    BMW
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place London , United Kingdom
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    GeekyAnts

    GeekyAnts is a mobile app development company that's headquartered in Bangalore, India; they also have a London office. They were founded in 2006 and have about 59 employees that provide services for mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design services to clients of all sizes in a wide array of industries. 

    Notable Project

    A hospitality startup lacked the internal team to build its mobile and web apps. GeekyAnts designed and created the UX/UI, information architecture, and wireframes for the mobile and web platforms. 

    "We were impressed with the quality of their staff and the responsiveness of the management team. They were genuinely interested in our project." – Founder, Hospitality Startup

    Former Clients
    Google
    Tellius
    CloudNine Care
    Siveco
    ChildMind Institute
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group51 - 250 Employees
    place Bangalore , India
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    Komodo Digital

    Komodo Digital is a software development company that is headquartered in Newcastle, United Kingdom. Founded in 2002, the company consists of 48 employees and specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and custom software development. Additionally, they have a client focus of small and midmarket sized companies. 

    Notable Project

    Komodo Digital partnered with a company where they helped build a new website along with a mobile app. The company programmed code using Node.js and worked closely with their client to build their platform to their specifications. 

    "They delivered products that launched our company from nothing to a reasonably sizeable business, which made a significant impact." – CEO, IT Service Company

    Former Clients

    Northumbria Police

    ITV

    Citizens Advice

    Orchard Information Systems

    Elanders UK

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group11 - 50 Employees
    place Newcastle upon Tyne , United Kingdom