List of the Best United Kingdom Web Developers

  • 1
    $50,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    DCSL GuideSmiths is a bespoke software development company headquartered in Farnborough, England with additional engineering centers in London, Manchester, England, and Madrid, Spain. Across international locations, they have a team of more than 250 individuals providing custom software, mobile application, and web development services to a diverse clientele. They support established businesses, nonprofits, government organizations, and startups

    Clients
    Mitsubishi
    Hospify
    Skanska
    Water Aid
    Notable Project

    DCSL GuideSmiths redeveloped the recruitment software system of a construction firm. After laying out their requirements, DCSL GuideSmiths designed, tested, and delivered on the system. The client was pleased with the project and felt that DCSL GuideSmiths' skills made the collaboration extremely easy. 

    "We were able to see straightaway how the system would look and work. That’s another reason it went so smoothly." – Manager, Support Department, Construction Firm

  • 2
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Imaginary Cloud is an award winning Software Development and UX/UI Design company that follows a unique User-Centric Product Design Process. Founded in 2010, with offices in the UK and Portugal, it has helped build & launch more than 200 web/mobile applications worldwide together with industry leading clients.

     
    Clients
    Nokia
    Sage
    Ernst & Young
    BNP Paribas
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Imaginary Cloud worked on custom software development for an enterprise software platform. Using Angular and Node.js and working from designs, their team built the product with a configurable frontend. They continued to provide support and the client was very pleased with the team’s work.

    “Imaginary Cloud created the entire architecture for our app and designed it for large user populations. The platform helped us grow significantly, which led us to win millions of pounds worth of contracts. Their team is intrinsic to our success.” – Strategy Director, Enterprise Software Platform

  • 3
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Propeller is a web design and development company that was founded in 2000. Headquartered in London, with another office in New York, they have a team of over 55. They specialize in e-commerce development, email marketing, web design, and SEO or clients in the hospitality, leisure, consumer products, and retail industries.

    Clients
    Azzuri Restaurant Group
    Twinings
    Young's Pubs
    MWELL - Kellogg's
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Propeller developed and designed a creative website for a photography studio. The team also performed digital marketing services, crafting keywords. SEO campaigns improved search results and mobile usage.

    "Propeller created a platform that represents me, my taste and artistic level."– Founder, Photography Studio

  • 4
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Appetite Creative Solutions is a creative digital marketing agency in London, England – with offices in Madrid and Dubai, too. Established in 2015, Appetite Creative Solutions has a team of 25 employees. They offer logo, web design, games development, and social media marketing services.

    Clients
    Tetra Pak
    Jaguar
    Amazon
    Patek Philippe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Appetite Creative Solutions developed a marketing campaign for a digital sales company to increase exposure. They created mockups, high-impact ads, and eye-catching marketing games. The clients' were pleased with the innovative designs.

    "They’re hands-on, accommodating, and creative." – Marketing & Advertising Professional, Digital Sales Company

  • 5
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Browser London is a digital product agency based in London, United Kingdom. This company has 11 employees and was founded in 2008. Services offered by Browser London include UI/UX design, web design, and custom software development for companies of all sizes.

    Clients
    Mayor of London
    Lightning API
    Shell
    NHS
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Browser London provides ongoing development work and UX design with a creative agency. Their work involves JavaScript coding, UI/UX design, and additional aspects of technical development.

    "They’re a knowledgeable team. Using their modern, forward-thinking outlook, they delivered a beautiful product. They’re experienced and dedicated, allowing them to ensure that the project is spot-on." Strategy Director, Creative Agency

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  • 6
    $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
    Deliveroo
    Standard Life Aberdeen
    LaserShip
    Leisure Pass Group
    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

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

    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.

    Clients
    Postmates
    Iora Health
    JoyDrive
    SplitFit
    Industries
    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

  • 8
    $100,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Manchester United Kingdom

    Dept is a web development firm that was founded in 2016. They have a team of over 1,300 employees, spread out over four offices in Boston, Amsterdam, Berlin, and Manchester, U.K. They offer web development, UX/UI design, and web design to midmarket and enterprise companies across the globe.
     

    Clients
    Tesla
    Sony
    Adidas
    Triumph Motorcycles
    Notable Project

    Dept conducted an IT assessment for a facility services company. After experiencing complications regarding a large-scale e-commerce platform, the client reached out to Dept to conduct an assessment of their development infrastructure. The project resulted in over 100 pages of technical documentation from Dept and recommendations for improvements, leaving the client satisfied and willing to work with the developer on future projects.

    “We are starting to engage Dept to act on areas most important to our business strategy and the stabilization of the platform. Their detailed report and ability to bundle efforts into smaller projects is appealing for us to begin work and schedule against priorities and budget.” – Director of Digital Engagement for Universities, Facility Services Company
     

  • 9
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Matlock United Kingdom

    Human Made is a global enterprise WordPress firm founded in 2010. The company is headquartered in New York City and has additional locations in Matlock, UK and Brisbane, Australia. Human Made employs a team of 56 that provides web development, custom software development, web design, and more to mainly large and mid-size clients.

    Clients
    ABC
    News Corp
    TechCrunch
    Skype
    Notable Project

    An investment management firm was looking for a developer for build a high-end WordPress site that could handle high volume traffic. Human Made developed a robust back end, consultation, and testing services on a tight timeline. The site is also scalable and able to handle millions of monthly users. 

    "They do a very good job of meeting their estimations....For companies like ours, I would be more than happy to refer them." - CEO, Investment Management Firm 

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

    Tivix is a digital product development and design company headquartered in San Francisco, with offices across the US, UK, and Europe. Founded in 2008, they have over 90 employees who serve startup, midmarket, and enterprise clients across diverse industries such as FinTech, health care, manufacturing, government, and nonprofit. Tivix reduces engineering risk for clients by offering rapid time-to-market while delivering standards-based code that can be transitioned to an internal team at any time. Their focus is building both internal and consumer-facing digital products that drive business growth. Services include product management, UX/UI design, full-stack software engineering, and DevOps

    Clients
    NATO
    Apple
    United Nations
    Zoetis
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tivix worked with an intergovernmental military alliance to rebuild a mission-critical software system. If and when submarines in international waters come into distress, the organization plans and coordinates the rescue effort of such submarines. Tivix was given complex system requirements and asked to come up with an effective design and solution that would replace a decades-old system. The client was incredibly impressed at every stage of the engagement, with Tivix delivering detailed systems and user-experience design, followed by robust development and operationalization of the system internationally. 

    Every single milestone has been met exactly on time. The company has met every requirement, both in terms of time as well as quality.” Maritime Service Owner, Intergovernmental Military Alliance

  • 11
    $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
    Channel 4
    Close Brothers
    Hinch Property Management
    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

  • 12
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Edinburgh United Kingdom

    xDesign is a design and development company in Edinburgh, U.K. Founded in 2010, their team of 50+ provides web development and mobile app development services to small business, midmarket, and enterprise clients across various industries. 

    Clients
    PayPal
    Heineken
    World Health Organization
    William Grant & Sons
    Industries
    Notable Project

    xDesign developed to help a modular building manufacturer better monitor its product delivery. The client mapped out its goals, from which they designed wireframes, prototyped, and ultimately delivered the app. The client was impressed with their ability to understand the project goals and provide input to improve the product. 

    "They picked up our business process very very quickly and they were very good at pointing out things they thought might be better." – IT & Digital Manager, Modular Building Manufacturer

  • 13
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Belfast United Kingdom

    Zesty is a full-service digital agency based in Dublin, Ireland, with additional offices in Belfast, Northern Ireland and London, England. Zesty was founded in 1996 and has 37 employees. Services offered by Zesty include web development, web design, and digital strategy.

    Clients
    Ulster Orchestra
    GAA
    talkSPORT
    Visit Blackpool
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zesty was responsible for web design and development for a tourism board. The project included developing a brand new website with an engaging design, along with transferring pre-existing data from the old platform to the new one. The client reports that the new site has led to double-digit growth in page views.

    "I was impressed by their ability to relate to us, understand our needs, and work towards the bigger picture." - CEO, Tourism Board

  • 14
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Infinum is a software development company in San Francisco, CA. The 50+ team has equal experience in mobile and web development. They work with clients from a variety of industries, including business and financial services and automotive.

    Clients
    Philips
    Nike
    Porsche
    Coca Cola
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Infinum rebuilt a flight booking app for a startup. The original app was extremely buggy and the company needed further support. One feature Infinum developed allowed customers to sync their calendars to find flights that work around their schedule.

    “While many agencies limit your choices, it was quite different with Infinum. They were clear and upfront about what resources we were getting and why and offered us options, which was really nice.” – Senior Project Manager, App Startup

  • 15
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Manchester United Kingdom

    CTI Digital is a full-service digital agency from Manchester, UK with other offices in London and Stockport, UK. The agency was established in 2003 and now has a team of 68 that works on web development, e-commerce development, mobile app development, and UX/UI design.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A government contractor previously had a website that was managed by one company and whose servers were hosted by another. They chose to consolidate all their website work at CTI Digital, who now hosts their servers, provides Drupal development, and updates the website and CRM.

    "The support is really great. The team that deals with support is absolutely brilliant...We have a very good two-way working relationship." — Project Manager, Government Contractor

  • 16
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Catch is a digital experience agency founded in 2007. Based in London, United Kingdom, they also have an office in Madrid, Spain, and a team of over 30 employees. They specialize in web development, UX/UI design, and content marketing. 

    Clients
    Sharp
    Tony Blair Institute
    Worldpay
    The Body Shop
    Notable Project

    Catch helped an international conservation charity with multiple projects. First, they rebuilt a Drupal E-commerce website and built the CMS for the organization. In addition, the team manages the integration with ticketing and the CRM. Finally, they also worked on developing two applications. The company's website work resulted in increases in the number of users on the site and views.  

    "We’ve seen a positive impact on the site and how people have used it. We’ve had increases in users, conversion rates, page views, and so on." – Head of Digital Services, International Conservation Charity 

  • 17
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Moove Agency is a web development agency based in London, in the U.K. It was founded in 2010 and has a team of about 10 that specializes in web development, but also provides web design and UX/UI design services. Most of Moove Agency's clients are mid-size companies. 

    Notable Project

    An IT firm hired Moove Agency to update its old CMS. Moove Agency consolidated 8 old websites to one scalable and customizable WordPress CMS. The agency also created information architecture, visual and navigational design, and hosting solutions. 

    "The first thing we noticed was the amount of inquiries we received, which had increased by 37 percent. We’ve seen our monthly unique visitors increase by 12 percent as well, on average. This last month, we’ve had a 25 percent increase in terms of visitors." - Digital Marketing Manager, IT Firm

  • 18
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Wholegrain Digital is a WordPress agency in London. Founded in 2007, Wholegrain Digital's team of around 15 employees specializes in web development, web design, and e-commerce development. Wholegrain Digital is also a Certified B Corporation.

    Clients
    Marks and Spencer
    Total Jobs
    Yotel
    National Theatre for Children
    Notable Project

    An event planning company hired Wholegrain Digital to build a WordPress website for one of its subsidiaries. Wholegrain Digital provided custom WordPress development services and improved the site's core functionalities. The client appreciated Wholegrain Digital's assistance in streamlining and updating the website.

    "The new site really streamlines our backend processes and will hopefully offer more dynamic content to our users. We’re very pleased with what’s been completed so far." - Marketing Manager, Event Planning Company

  • 19
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Hertford United Kingdom

    Zoocha is a web development firm founded in 2009 and headquartered in Hertford, in the U.K. The firm has other locations in Valencia, Spain; Balneário Camboriú, Brazil; and New York, N.Y. Zoocha has about 30 employees. 

    Clients
    Westminster City Council
    Financial Conduct Authority
    Ofsted
    Topdeck Travel (part of Flight Centre Travel Group)
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zoocha created a web application for a UK oil and gas energy network. Using Drupal extensions and PHP scripting, Zoocha made an interactive platform for tracking and storing information. The client was impressed with Zoocha's work.

    "The refresh that we did with Zoocha Ltd has increased business value by three times, and in some areas, it’s about six times. We haven’t had any bugs or crashes." - CEO, UK Energy Service Firm

  • 20
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Cyber-Duck is a digital agency based in London, England, and was established in 2005. Their team of between 80 and 100 employees offers web design, web development, and mobile app development services.

    Clients
    Thomas Cook Money
    Mitsubishi Electric
    GlaxoSmithKline
    Homepride Flour
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cyber-Duck provides mobile app development for a government management agency. In efforts to increase demographic diversity, they built the app so users can work through a recruiting assessment exercise.

    "They’re flexible, fluid, and responsive to requirements as they arise.” – Chief Assessor, Government Leadership Management

  • 21
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    93digital is a web development agency that has been offering web development services to their enterprise, small business, and mid-market clients in the media, IT, and business services industries since 2013. Their team of 50 employees is based out of London.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    93digital recently worked on a WordPress site for a PR consultancy. The client’s goal was to attract new business opportunities and have a website that was informative. They provided a complete redesign, including touching up wireframes for that client. This resulted in an increase of business leads directly from the site.

    “We were particularly impressed by 93Digital’s can-do approach to all our requests.The team were incredibly responsive and helped us to build a website which we are still very proud of.” -  Account Director, PR Consultancy

  • 22
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Edinburgh United Kingdom

    GearedApp is a software development firm based in Edinburgh, Scotland. They were founded in 2013 and have a team of 11 employees who specialize in mobile development, web development, and UX/UI design. They work mostly with small business clients in the healthcare, business services, and education industries.

    Clients
    NHS
    Edinburgh University
    AWDis
    HR Solver
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GearedApp developed apps for a poultry breeding company. The client needed three different apps for its separate global brands. GearedApp took over from another developer and added several new functionalities, improving the design of the apps and decreasing their download times. The client was impressed by the improvements that were made to the product and the speed with which they were implemented.

    “They’ve improved both the apps’ design and functionality and dramatically reduced their download time.” – Assistant Marketing Manager  

  • 23
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Bristol United Kingdom
    Torchbox is a web design agency launched in 2000. The firm focuses on web design, web development, ux/ui design, pay per click, and more and has a midsize team.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Torchbox conducted in-depth user research for an education department. They performed several stakeholders, users, and potential user interviews to identify and understand the needed improvements for a website. 

    "Most impressive was how Torchbox understood our brief perfectly in a short period of time."

  • 24
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Sandgate United Kingdom

    Highrise Digital web development company based in Sandgate, United Kingdom. Founded in 2012, the company has a team of 4 employees that specialize in web development. 

     

    Clients
    AMC Networks International
    Lloyds Pharmacy
    European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
    Addison Lee
    Notable Project

    Upon renewing a contract from before their founding, Highrise Digital helped a civil engineering company work on a highly adaptable WordPress site. They maintain the platform, updating the functionality, structure, and hosting. The client was impressed by the team's work. 

    "Aside from them being talented and responsive, they definitely care about their customers' success. They've been incredibly helpful and supportive and have even recommended us to a customer video testimonial supplier who'd worked with them previously." – Marketing and Communications Manager, Civil Engineering Company

     

  • 25
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    OSOM Studio is an interactive online solutions provider founded in 2011, based in Lodz, Poland, with an office in Warsaw, Poland. Their team of 15 employees provides web development, UX/UI design, and e-commerce development services to small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses alike.

    Clients
    Vivitek
    Capgemini
    eurobank
    IKEA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    OSOM Studio was brought in for front-end development support for a social messaging app. Their focus was primarily on UX/UI design. The client was satisfied with the quality of their work, particularly their commitment to the project and product.

    "They’re really invested in the product. You don’t get that feeling from most offshore teams. We feel like they cared about this project. They were really willing to work with us and make product suggestions and improvements. " – CEO, Messaging Startup

  • 26
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Beyond is a design and technology agency located in London, New York and San Francisco. Founded in 2010, they have over 150 employees that serve clients in a wide-range of industries. Services range from customer experience audit and user & market research to learning content creation, experience design and service design.

    Clients
    Google
    Samsung
    Warner Bros.
    Just Eat
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A large, influential cloud services company hired Beyond for its content marketing and digital strategy expertise. The main project was a content hub that featured industry news and best practices for chief information officers (CIOs). They also designed a client-oriented newsletter for the company, which features vital industry and company information in a marketable format for users. The client praised Beyond's flexibility, noting that their projects included a number of pivots and last-minute changes that Beyond accounted for seamlessly.

    "Their enthusiasm for our projects is unparalleled, and it’s great to have a partner that’s optimistic about what you can create together." – Content Marketing Lead, Large Tech Company

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

    Xibis is a web and mobile application development company based in Leicester, UK. It was founded in 1998 and employs a team of 27 that works on projects in web development, mobile app development, e-commerce development, and application testing.

    Clients
    Halfords
    Dunelm Mills
    Interflora
    Trent Barton
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Xibis was hired by an automotive supply company to get its mobile app off the ground. Xibis created the visual design and back-end development for an iOS and Android compatible app, along with a corresponding mobile website. Xibis has now been commissioned to create a second website.

    "We’re really satisfied with the app. Within the first year of its launch, we were voted one of the top 500 apps by the Sunday Times. We were in the list for 2011 and 2012. So, we were really happy with it. " – Marketing Manager, Automotive Supply Company

  • 28
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cardiff United Kingdom

     Illustrate Digital is a web design and development agency that specializes in WordPress. Founded in 2013, they have a team of 10 between offices in Cardiff and Bristol, United Kingdom. They primarily work with midmarket clients across various industries.

    Clients
    Penguin Random House
    Honda Motorcycles
    Admiral
    Welsh Government
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Illustrated Digital assisted with branding and digital media for a fintech nonprofit. In addition to developing a WordPress site, they created content for social media. They delivered high-quality work that exceeded expectations. The team is very experienced and responsive.

    “They go the extra yard to make things right while maintaining a strong personal relationship.” – General Secretary, Fintech Nonprofit

  • 29
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Method is a strategic design firm based in New York with offices in London; Denver; Atlanta; Charlotte, N.C.; and San Jose, Calif. The firm, founded in 1999, has more than 130 employees and provides UX/UI design, custom software development, digital strategy, web development, and branding services. Method serves enterprise and mid-market companies in the financial services, IT, arts & entertainment, customer products & services, medical, and e-commerce industries.

    Clients
    Ubisoft
    Manchester City
    Evry
    Clear
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A financial services company hired Method for an ongoing engagement to develop their web applications and mobile applications. Method used React for the front end and Java for the back end. They also do custom software development and prototyping. Method has been meeting the company's expectations throughout this ongoing engagement.

    "They’ve done a great job. We work in technology, nothing is really black and white. There are always potential problems, but I can’t really remember any time that we had any issues." - VP of Product & Innovation

  • 30
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brighton United Kingdom

    Pragmatic is a web development agency founded in 2012 and headquartered in Brighton, in the U.K. It has a team of about 70. 

    Clients
    Bacardi
    Condé Nas
    Sage Fairtrade
    Fairtrade Foundation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A global spirits producer hired Pragmatic for a full-service website overhaul. Pragmatic created a custom WordPress build in just under four weeks and well within the client's digital services budget. The client was especially impressed with Pragmatic's transparent project management.

    "One of the things that convinced me to choose Pragmatic was their transparent and straightforward approach... They were willing to go the extra mile to deliver the work that we needed, with not too much overhead." - IT Marketing Manager, Global Spirits Firm

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