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List of the Best United Kingdom E-Commerce Mobile App Developers

  • 1
    $25,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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.

    Clients
    African Wildlife Foundation
    Rosetta Stone
    USDA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    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. Their work stands out for mobile, branding, and data management.

    “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

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  • 2
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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.

    Clients
    Rite Aid
    Sunnycomb
    QuizUp
    Verizon
    Industries
    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

  • 3
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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.

    Clients
    EDF Energy
    Financial Times
    Mitsubishi Motors
    Santander Bank
    Industries
    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

  • 4
    $75,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Lincoln United Kingdom

    Codal is a full stack agency located in Chicago, IL. Their 90+-person team works in mobile app development, strategy, e-commerce development, and UX design. Their clients include enterprise companies and startups. Over the years they have worked in consumer products, business services, health, and education.

    Clients
    Pepsi
    Stokkup
    United Airlines
    ShowroomSquared
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Codal worked with a gift-giving company on the UX and UI for their online and mobile platform. The company helps users manage outreach and donations for important family events such as birthdays, anniversaries, or holidays. Codal built a web application that tracked these events in the user’s life. Codal built and integrated wireframes for the app.

    “They have been my partner more than a developer. From early on, they have been focused on providing solutions across the board.” – Founder, Gift Service

  • 5
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    TkXel is a mobile app and web development company founded in 2007. With its headquarters in Reston, Va., and an office in Lahore, Pakistan, they have a team of 318 employees. Their services include mobile app development, web development, and custom software development. They primarily serve small and midmarket clients. 

    Clients
    Verizon
    Toyota
    NBC Universal
    Groupon
    Industries
    Notable Project

    TkXel provided web development services for a marketing and advertising agency. They helped migrate a custom architecture that included e-commerce, search, browsing, and advertising functions. The project involved NodeJS, .NET, AngularJS, PHP, Java and Ruby. Efficiency of the company has increased because of the partnership with TkXel. 

    “I appreciate the fact that, even though they are an offshore company, in order to stimulate a project in its early stages, TkXel sent their developers and lead partners onsite to work with our team and gain a familiarity with what our needs are." – CTO, Marketing and Advertising Company 

  • 6
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Salford United Kingdom

    Apadmi is a 140+ member 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.

    Clients
    BBC
    Facebook
    Google
    Nexus
    Industries
    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

  • 7
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Manchester United Kingdom

    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. 

    Clients
    NHS
    Swap Out
    VapeWunder
    Big Blue Hotel
    Industries
    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

  • 8
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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.

    Clients
    Bentley
    NHS
    Virgin Trains
    PGA Tour
    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

  • 9
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Liverpool United Kingdom

    Apposing Limited is a development agency based in Liverpool, U.K. with around 15 employees. They mainly focus on mobile app development for their clients mainly in the e-commerce, consumer products, and automotive services industries. 

    Clients
    Foot Asylum
    Caroo
    Tickr
    Toot
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Apposing Limited provided frontend development for a car-sharing platform, working on the mobile and web apps. They worked primarily in React for the native iOS and Android platforms. Their work was of high quality and met all of the milestones necessary. 

    "Their resilience and commitment to the project has been very impressive." – Head of Product, Car-Sharing Platform

  • 10
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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.

    Clients
    News UK
    SoundCloud
    Tesco
    The Times
    Industries
    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

  • 11
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Woking United Kingdom

    ERP consulting and SI company Folio3 is located in Belmont, California; Pleasanton, California; North Sydney, Australia and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Established in 2005, the midsize team focuses on ERP consulting and SI, mobile app development, web development, custom software development, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Folio3 helped a kitchen and bath company rebuild the connectors between their website and their NetSuite environment. They have added a greater level of Shopify and Amazon-related functionality to the site.

    "Their experience with NetSuite, Shopify, and Amazon was exactly what we were looking for."

  • 12
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Clavax is a software, web and mobile app development company headquartered in San Jose, California, with offices in New Delhi, India, New South Wales, Australia, and Gurgaon, India. Founded in 2011, the team of over 200 employees specializes in mobile app development, web development, and AR/VR development. They primarily serve small businesses in the IT, real estate, and education industries. 

    Clients
    Fujitsu
    Bluestone
    PWC
    Enlite
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Clavax Technologies worked with an aerospace company, providing a variety of services for the client including web development with a complete backend and work on a CMS solution. Overall, the client was pleased with the team's work. 

    "The Clavax team is very skilled at what they do. They definitely have the know-how approach and they're able to develop complex projects." — CTO, Aerospace Company

  • 13
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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.

    Clients
    Ironman Denmark
    Samsung
    G4S/ISS
    BMW
    Industries
    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

  • 14
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sarratt United Kingdom

    Clock Limited is a digital design and build company. Founded in 1997, the company is headquartered in Kings Langley, United Kingdom. They have a team of around 35 employees who focus on custom software, web, and mobile app development.

    Clients
    International Tennis Federation
    Wall Street Journal
    Leicester Tigers
    The Sun
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Clock Limited redesigned a website for a news and media outlet. The team also built a custom CMS for the client. The site forms the foundation of the internal team's business.

    "The CMS is fantastic and they have been very receptive to our ideas, no matter how big or small." – Site Editor, News Outlet

  • 15
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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. 

    Clients
    The Times
    Canon
    Universal Music
    The Sun
    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

  • 16
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Alvechurch United Kingdom

    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.

    Clients
    The Coleman Group
    Gas App UK
    Healthcare Management Solutions
    HOPS Labour Solutions
    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 

  • 17
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    York United Kingdom

    Thumbmunkeys Ltd is a mobile app development company based in York, United Kingdom. This company was founded in 2012 and has 25+ employees. Thumbmunkeys Ltd is responsible for mobile app development, web development, and wearable app development.

    Clients
    Capita
    Transport for London
    Stansted Express
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Thumbmunkeys Ltd was tasked with helping to improve a pre-existing app for an insurance company. They addressed various bugs and coding issues in order to improve the overall functionality and reliability of the app and provide ongoing support as needed. The company reports a rise in sales since working with Thumbmunkeys Ltd.

    "Our sales have gone up and we've seen a decrease in the number of bugs coming through our bug-tracking platforms. Also, our customers don't complain as they used to, which is a good sign." - CTO, Insurance Company

  • 18
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    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.  

    Clients
    Sony
    Aston Martin
    Thames Water
    Centtrip
    Industries
    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

  • 19
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Leeds United Kingdom

    Intelivita is a software development company founded in 2014. Based in Leeds, United Kingdom, with an office in Ahmedabad, India, the team of 28 specializes in mobile app development, AR/VR development and web development. 

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Pebble Studio
    Toxic Fox
    Savvy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Found through a recommendation, Intelivita helped a production agency by designing and developing a bespoke app for the Microsoft App Store. The team worked within the budget, fixed bugs promptly, and was enjoyable to work with. 

  • 20
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cheadle United Kingdom

    Foresight Mobile is an end-to-end mobile development agency founded in 2016 based in Manchester, England. Run by a team of fewer than 10, they offer custom software, mobile app, and web development services to their clients.

    Clients
    FriendRequest
    EA Chillingo
    Clothes Doctor
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Foresight Mobile worked on various projects for a clothing maintenance service. The project initially covered completing the company website, but after completion of that project, Foresight Mobile was then tasked to work on the service's bespoke order management system as well. The service is satisfied with Foresight Mobile's work and looks forward to using their work in the future.

    "Compared to the previous agency, Foresight were much easier to communicate with. We had a strong cultural alignment and bounced ideas off one another during our ideation phase. Their development process is very collaborative and transparent, so I always felt in control of direction and spend." - CEO, Clothing Maintenance Service

  • 21
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Leamington Spa United Kingdom

    Black Pepper Software Ltd is a software development firm based in Leamington Spa, United Kingdom with a team of 40 experts. Founded in 1999, they have provided custom software development, IT strategy consulting, and UX/UI design solutions for small firms, midmarket businesses, and large companies. They have experience working in multiple industries, including consumer products & services, financial services, and non-profit.

    Clients
    Response Multimedia
    Bravissimo
    Attraction World
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Black Pepper Software Ltd developed an app for an international pharmaceutical company for use in trade shows. The app was designed to display running clinical trials and help medical representatives track these trials to aid suitable prescribers. Black Pepper Software Ltd also developed a system that collects real-time data for display on a global map.

    "Their estimation of project timing has been exceptional. So far, we've been ahead of schedule on every project, we've been able to use gained time to further enhance the final product beyond that of what we had promised our client." - Senior Project Manager, Multimedia Company

  • 22
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Sywell, Northamptonshire United Kingdom

    Founded in 2006, SNOWDOG is headquartered in Poznan, Poland with other locations in Portland, Maine and Munich, Germany. With 50+ employees, they provide e-commerce development, mobile app development, and web development services to midmarket, enterprise, and small businesses.

    Clients
    MARS
    eobuwie.pl SA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    SNOWDOG provided software development services for a creative ad agency that was focused on Magento and WordPress. They delivered a quality product and were always on time.

    "They were always good at being on time, delivering what we asked for, and answering any questions." – Digital Director, Creative Ad Agency

  • 23
    $1,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    london United Kingdom

    Founded in 2012, CronJ is a software development company that is headquartered in Bangalore, India, with offices in the Netherlands, Abu Dhabi, and Calif. The team of 50 specializes in custom software development, web development, and mobile app development.

    Clients
    TCS
    Mitsubishi Motors
    Jindal Steel
    USA Today
    Industries
    Notable Project

    CronJ IT Technologies partnered with an education platform to develop a web application for users to assemble teams, perform tasks, and earn points that are redeemable for gift cards. They provided successful features for the launch of the application.

    “The platform has lots of features. User can earn gift cards by solving problems, which makes it more appealing. We appreciated their project management, especially compared to the vendors we had worked with before.” –– Project Manager, Education Platform

  • 24
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cranfield United Kingdom

    SO technology is a design & technology company based in Cranfield, U.K., with an office in London. The company, founded in 2007, has a team of around ten that provides e-commerce development, web development, custom software development, digital strategy, mobile app development, UX/UI design, and web design services. SO technology serves small and mid-market companies in the e-commerce, business services, energy & natural resources, retail, and education industries.

    Clients
    bakerdays
    House of Hackney
    Tom Dixon
    Bernhardt Furniture
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An education app provider hired SO technology to develop a math teaching app. As part of the engagement, SO technology designed the app's architecture, outlined rudimentary designs, developed the database and back end, built an admin site, and built a game for the platform. The platform was completed and became popular among children, parents, and teachers. SO technology continues to provide technical support.

    "They’re very versatile. I know that I can ask them to handle a bunch of different tasks, and they will be able to manage it." - Owner & Director, Education App Provider

  • 25
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    West Kingsdown United Kingdom

    MobileCoderz Technologies Pvt Ltd is a development company with headquarters in Noida, India and offices in the U.K., Germany, and Saudi Arabia. The company, which has more than 100 employees, was founded in 2017. Their services span mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Flyin
    ZagTrader
    Nutripal
    Seen
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MobileCoderz Technologies Pvt Ltd did full-service app development for an event-based company. They built an app for iOS and Android from scratch and did database and backend development. They adhered to the technical requirements and delivered an app that was well-received by end-clients.

    “Even though our mobile apps are new into the market, we’re getting excellent response from customers ever since their launch. We’re sure about the success of this project as users are liking the concept behind the innovation of this mobile platform.” – Owner, Nightlife Startup

  • 26
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Leamington Spa United Kingdom

    Appoly Ltd is a mobile and web application development company based in Leamington Spa, UK. The company, founded in 2017, has a team of less than 15 who provide mobile and web development for business processes to various businesses.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Appoly Ltd was hired by a Waste Logistics Business to develop mobile apps that do business functions like fleet management and customer service. Appoly Ltd has developed two apps: one for drivers to coordinate with the transport hub at the main office, and the other is for customer interaction. The app developed for professional kitchen and bathroom fitters can pass on a diary of works that allowed tracking of the business to go ten times faster.

    "In each project, Appoly contributed ideas and listened to ours, suggesting ways to implement them." - Head of IT, Waste Logistics Business    

  • 27
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Purr Digital is a software development agency that has been offering web development, mobile app development, and custom software development to their small business and mid-market clients in the hospitality, arts and entertainment, and consumer products and services industries since 2013. Their 50 employees are based out of their London and Birmingham, UK offices. 

    Clients
    Adplan
    A Team Insight
    Maison de Fleurs
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An internet services company partnered with Purr Digital for a technical solution and software platform for their mobile app. They provided the client with design, software development, and backend support for the mobile application. This resulted in a 35% conversion in regions that received 400 transactions the first two weeks.

    ”Their team has made constructive suggestions for features that we didn’t even think about, which has been quite crucial actually. They did a fantastic job. No one on my team is highly technical and Purr Digital guided us through the whole process.” — Director, Internet Services Company

  • 28
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Located in Ahmedabad, India with additional offices in the US and UK, Innovify has been delivering high quality solutions since 2011. Although the team of nearly 130 specializes in mobile app development, they also engage in growth hacking, consulting, and UX design.

    Clients
    Microsoft
    BBC
    The Wall Street Journal
    HSBC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    One of Innovify’s clients, an on-demand delivery platform, wanted to streamline how merchants and businesses placed orders and how they assigned drivers. Innovify developed an Android app and website and helped with marketing and strategy.

    “I have worked with a couple of these companies before, but they haven’t been as process-oriented as Innovify. They have good processes in place and everything was good for me.” – Founder, Logistics Company

  • 29
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Gorrion Software House is a software development firm founded in 2009. Based in Gliwice, Poland, with additional offices in Katowice, Poland and Silesian, Poland, the team of 32 specializes in web development, mobile app development, and custom software development. They primarily serve small business clients in the business services, consumer products & services, and e-commerce industries. 

    Clients
    Whirlpool
    McDonald's
    ASUS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Gorrion Software House worked on various e-commerce development needs for an e-commerce platform. The team has created large CSMs, mobile applications, and rapid shipping management. The client was pleased with the team's work. 

    "The project management was very effective." — CEO, E-Commerce Platform

  • 30
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Glasgow United Kingdom
    Vecro Tech is a mobile app development company in Glasgow, United Kingdom and London, United Kingdom. The small agency was established in 2016. Their team provides mobile app development, search engine optimization, and pay per click.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An architectural designer hired Vecro Tech to build a WooCommere site in three weeks. It's a customized PHP site that has a webshop and an online course platform. They're currently managing the site's SEO/PPC.

    "It was a very smooth process."

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