25 Software Startups in Scotland to Watch in 2020

Scotland's Software sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 25 Scotland Software startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

The last update was made on January 24, 2023.

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Robotical makes a low cost walking robot that's more than a toy. The perfect robot for learning about robotics

Edinburgh   1-10   $518,936  


Sunamp is the leading provider of heat battery (thermal energy) storage systems.

Edinburgh   11-50   $9,483,313  

Sofant Technologies

Sofant Technologies offers Smart Antenna and tunable RF solutions for next generation mobile and wearable devices.

Edinburgh   11-50   $10,247,364  


Houseology.com - the UKs premier online interior design store

Glasgow   51-100   $6,051,465  


Beer52 is the UK's most popular craft beer club.

Edinburgh   11-50   $1,234,999  

Edinburgh Molecular Imaging

Edinburgh Molecular Imaging is a developer of optical molecular imaging technology.

Edinburgh   1-10   $6,563,144  

Codeplay Software

Codeplay Software is internationally recognized for expertise in Heterogeneous Systems.

Edinburgh     $2,991,026  


SpecifiedBy helps architects, designers and specifiers to make informed decisions about building products

Edinburgh   11-50   $930,136  


Synaptec develops and deploys photonic sensing systems.

Glasgow   1-10   $4,502,985  

Incremental Group

Incremental Group provides software consultancy and analytics services to clients in oil and gas, financial services, and the public sector.

Glasgow     $1,545,161  


Kindaba is a private, safe and ad-free space to share family photos, videos, and updates with family and friends.

Edinburgh   1-10   $107,483  

Inquisitive Systems

Inquisitive Systems is an information security software company developing the foxDNATM technology for commercial deployment.

Edinburgh   11-50   $5,180,478  


Sensewhere provide hyper-local indoor positioning technology and applications for mobile devices.

Edinburgh   11-50   $1,835,107  


QikServe is the enterprise platform for guest self-service in hospitality.

Edinburgh   11-50   $8,545,591  


Sumerian applies IT Operational Analytics to IT Capacity Planning, helping companies to cut their IT costs and de-risk their IT plans.

Edinburgh   11-50   $38,206,181  


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Edinburgh   1-10   $131,189  

Mono Consultants

Mono Consultants provides infrastructure support services to the telecommunications industry.

Glasgow   251-500   $11,721,189  

Security CTRL

Security CTRL offers cyber security for cloud infrastructures.

Edinburgh     $39,866  

EDEM Simulation

EDEM Simulation develops DEM software, a CAE tool for simulation-based engineering of equipment to process bulk particles.

Edinburgh   11-50   $5,750,000  


KubeMake Group provides high-quality web and mobile development services as well as project management assistance.

Edinburgh   1-10   $1,000  


Voicekey is a secure voice verification product which can be easily integrated into contact centres & mobile applications.

Glasgow   1-10    


QUIZ is an established and distinctive omni-channel and international own brand in the women's value fast fashion sector.


My Customer Lens

SaaS business turning customer feedback into business intelligence

Glasgow   1-10    


MCCurrach is one of the manufacturer's agent global brands in Grocery and providing financial services to the industries.

Glasgow   1001-5000    

Altia Solutions Limited

Altia Solutions Limited is the fast-growing investigation software firm.

Glasgow   11-50    

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