10 software companies in the UK to watch in 2021

Published on 16/12/2020 by Sonia Navarrete

At Capterra we have selected 10 successful B2B software companies in the UK to watch in 2021 headquartered in the UK. These are companies that operate in different categories, from  Recruitment software, Digital signature software to Event management software.

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When looking to keep a close eye on these companies it is worth noting that they have been selected following the below criteria on Capterra UK:

  • Software created in the UK
  • Created in 2010 or later years
  • Having received a minimum of 30 user reviews on Capterra
  • Having obtained a minimum overall rating of 4 out of 5 on Capterra

 They are listed below in alphabetical order.

  1. BigChange 
  2. Class Manager 
  3. Firefish Software
  4. Fresha
  5. MY PT HUB 
  6. Odro
  7. PoweredNow
  8. Signable 
  9. Statii 
  10. Ticket Tailor

Software companies in the UK

1. BigChange 

Video tutorial for BigChange (Source)

BigChange is a mobile workforce and job management system that replaces manual processes. The software helps companies scheduling work, creating quotes and invoices as well as taking payments from clients.  The company does offer different plans and a demo for interested customers.

The software also has an app that allows to gather information in the field and upload it in the system as well as taking pictures and signature capture.

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2. Class Manager

Video tutorial for ClassManager (Source)

ClassManager is dance studio software that provides club management to dance, gymnastics, swim, tennis, and martial arts clubs. The tool helps club owners with the class scheduling process, student relationship management, and invoicing.  Class Manager does not have a free version but does offer a free trial. Class Manager paid version includes training and support, as well as an unlimited number of staff and customers that can be added to the platform.

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3. Firefish Software

Video tutorial for Firefish (Source)

Firefish is a recruitment software tool aimed at professional recruiters that helps companies manage marketing, and provides an applicant tracking system (ATS) and CRM. The platform includes three different plans, the basic plan with a CRM system, the professional plan that also includes marketing tools, and the enterprise plan with added features like an employer portal and the ability to integrate multiple careers sites.

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4.Fresha

  • Founders: William Zeqiri and Nick Miller
  • Location: London
  • Year: 2015
  • Category: Salon software
Video tutorial for Fresha (Source)

Fresha is a software solution to help manage salons, the tool tracks staff availability, inventory, sales data, and provides a client database (including cancellations and completed appointments).  Fresha plans offer features such as analytics, with an overview and visualisations of sales, performance, a number of bookings, and client retention. 

Other features include integrated card payments with no-show protection that protect salon owners by charging penalty fees and sending messages to clients to remind them of appointments. 

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5. MY PT HUB 

Video tutorial for MY PT HUB (Source)

MY PT Hub is designed for personal trainers, coaches, and gym owners to manage their clients through the app. The tool allows for creating personalised training and nutrition programmes to be used either online or face-to-face. The company offers a free 30-day trial and different pricing plans depending on the needs of the customer. The standard package includes features such as document storage, client management, calendar, and custom branding.

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6. Odro

Video tutorial for Odro (Source)

Odro is a video recruitment software for recruitment agencies. Main features include background screening, candidate management, and interview management. The solution helps companies with candidate sourcing, business development, interview preparation for both clients and candidates, client and candidate video testimonials. The pricing varies depending on the number of users, training and integration required.

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7. Powered Now 

Video tutorial for PoweredNow (Source)

Powered Now is a billing and invoicing software aimed at small businesses. The tool helps companies with invoicing, quoting as well as producing forms and certificates from different devices. The solution also allows keeping supplier information, calendar management, and customisable documents. Powered Now has a free version and offers a free trial.

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8. Signable 

Video tutorial for Signable (Source)

Signable is an electronic signature software provider. The tool allows users to send documents to be signed from multiple devices. It also supports files including Microsoft Word documents, Excel files, and PDFs. Signable does not have a free version but does offer a free trial and various plans depending on the needs of the user.

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9. Statii 

  • Founder: Mark Thornhill
  • Location: Chesterfield
  • Year: 2012
  • Category: ERP systems
Video tutorial for Statii (Source)

Statii is an ERP system aimed at small manufacturing companies. The tool includes features such as costing/estimating, purchasing, inventory control, production planning, and scheduling, shop floor data capture, dispatch, and invoicing. The solution includes a free trial that allows the user to assess what features may be needed before signing up for a full subscription.

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10. Ticket Tailor

Video tutorial for Ticket Tailor (Source)

Ticket Tailor is a ticketing platform aimed at event managers. The tool offers an event calendar, attendee and waiting list management, and social media promotion. Ticket Tailor has a free version and offers a free trial. The company offers  pay as you go or monthly plans, depending on the needs of the user. 

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Methodology:

  • Software created in the UK
  • Created in 2010 or later years
  • Having received a minimum of 30 user reviews on Capterra
  • Having obtained a minimum overall rating of 4 out of 5 on Capterra

This article may refer to products, programs or services that are not available in your country, or that may be restricted under the laws or regulations of your country. We suggest that you consult the software provider directly for information regarding product availability and compliance with local laws.

About the author

Senior Content Analyst at Capterra, helping SMEs choose the best software. Published in Raconteur, Computer Weekly and IT Pro. Journalist and PR. Nature, bike and dog lover.

Senior Content Analyst at Capterra, helping SMEs choose the best software. Published in Raconteur, Computer Weekly and IT Pro. Journalist and PR. Nature, bike and dog lover.

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