October 2022

Top Software Development Companies in Houston

There are four main software development methodologies, and understanding which approaches the top software companies in Houston use should be part of your hiring process. The methodologies and technologies include agile, waterfall, DevOps, and rapid application. Each methodology has pros and cons and can affect the timeline and cost of software development. As you begin conversations to hire a software development company, start to look at portfolios, talk to former clients, read reviews, and learn as much as possible about the development languages and methodologies the software company is most familiar with. Matching your project needs, timeline, and budget to a development firm's approach to software projects is important for finding the right dev partner.

Luckily, Houston has some of the best software development agencies to hire. Use our list to find and connect with the top software development companies in Houston. Evaluate their case studies, processes, project types, and client reviews to determine which company is the best fit for you, using the most comprehensive list of software companies in Houston.

List of the Best Software Development Companies in Houston

  • 1
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    250 - 999
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    Their clients include major enterprise clients like Maxim Olivson, but TekRevol is a mobile app and web development agency that hasn’t lost its focus on innovation or creativity. This Canada-based firm helps organizations around the world focus their strategy for greater success.

    If you want to see how TekRevol helps brands communicate with their audiences in a unique and crowded space, look no further than their work for Oz Leasing. TekRevol helped them define a strategy for their audience to improve their reach.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Mobile App Development
    • 40% Custom Software Development
    • 5% Web Development
    • 5% Other
    Button Smasher

    Button Smasher

    An interactive and trustworthy game rating and review app for all the gamerheads out there! With an authentic rating and review system, it provides a way for gamers to stay updated with the latest news in the game...
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    Business Empire

    Business Empire

    Learn business basics through practical coaching while in a world of immersive fantasy gameplay. This quest has the power to level up your business and life. Engaging all sides of the brain with imagination allows for...
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    MoCuts App

    MoCuts App

    MoCuts is a mobile hair service app that allows you to book a barber or stylist to come directly to you at your convenience and preferred location and time. This app allows you to choose a stylist or barber that is a...
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    Estate Pie

    Estate Pie

    EstatePie offers property managers, landlords and tenants the following services:   - Manage properties and tenants information - Manage payments and billing respective to their properties - Dashboard access; varies...
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  • 2
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $100,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    Kinetech has provided mobile solutions for huge names like DIRTT Environmental and Berg Europipe as well as dozens of enterprise clients around the world. This San Antonio based agency was founded on a will to be great and has already made major waves with app development for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When IdentityLink needed a powerful way to supercharge their mobile experience, they turned to Kinetech. Kinetech completely revamped their campaign to highlight some of IdentityLink’s most appealing elements and drive higher engagement and sales.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Custom Software Development
    • 20% Cloud Consulting & SI
    • 20% Mobile App Development
    • 10% Other
    EXPI: NASDAQ - Expands to 2...

    EXPI: NASDAQ - Expands to 2...

    Challenge eXp Realty (NASDAQ: EXPI) is one of the country’s fastest growing real estate brokerages, and in 2019 set its sights on international expansion. As a digital brokerage, having a streamlined way to recruit...
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    City of Dallas - Selects Kinetech...

    City of Dallas - Selects Kinetech...

    As Congress passed COVID relief funds, city's and governements across the country struggled with how best to distribute. A leading few, have turned to Kinetech. In the case of Dallas, the Rent Relief program is tasked...
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  • 3
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $0+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    This established custom software development company counts major brands like 3M among their clients. Based in Austin, Headspring brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    Crate and Barrel creates products for clients around the world. They turned to Headspring for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. Headspring delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Custom Software Development
    • 20% Cloud Consulting & SI
    • 15% Mobile App Development
    • 35% Other
  • 4
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    Epicenter Consulting has over 20 collective years worth of experience in developing software solutions for their clients. They are experts in custom software development, enterprise app modernization, and UX/UI design for clients ranging from small businesses to large firms in the fields of consumer products, e-commerce, and government, among others.

    As an example of their work, Epicenter Consulting was subcontracted by Qualified Hardware, a commercial e-commerce store. The platform sells door hardware to businesses and professionals and worked with Epicenter Consulting to develop their systems.

    SERVICES
    • 35% Custom Software Development
    • 20% Enterprise App Modernization
    • 14% UX/UI Design
    • 31% Other
  • 5
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    The team at Simublade helps clients build their dream digital experiences to impress and win new consumers for their clients. Their service line includes mobile app, web, and custom software development across industries.

     

    Working with cancer research and treatment leader MD Anderson, the Simublade team created an app for more efficient reporting of imaging physics data on-the-go. The Clinical Ticketing App made the inputting of data easier and more efficient for medical professionals so they could spend less time on machines and more time with patients.  

     

    SERVICES
    • 25% Web Development
    • 25% UX/UI Design
    • 25% Mobile App Development
    • 25% Other
    Racr

    Racr

    Racr is a revolutionary experience for racing enthusiast. Interfacing with vehicle computers Racr allows for racing data recording, allowing users to compare and improve their skills.
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    Notifi

    Notifi

    Notifi is an IPS system with one goal: automating people's lives. By providing micro-location context to devices all around, notifi aims to make current technology even smarter.
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    PantryFi

    PantryFi

    PantryFi was designed to be the hub of the kitchen, monitoring ingredients and providing healthy recipes for everyone.
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    Cy-Woods

    Cy-Woods

    The Cy-Woods app was an app that allowed us to give back to the community by creating an app that became the hub of the school. Downloaded by over 60,000 this app took to the charts, with all profits going to the school.
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  • 6
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $10,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    Tevpro provides reliable and modern technological solutions to businesses wanting to address their intricate business and financial reporting needs. To provide implementation help and technical direction, the team collaborates with all major enterprise technology providers such as Angular, Ionic, .NET, etc.

    On one of their recent projects, Tevpro partnered with OMI to help migrate their legacy applications to Microsft Azure Cloud. The team helps modernize the client’s operating system with minimal downtime and disruption.

    SERVICES
    • 35% Custom Software Development
    • 25% BI & Big Data Consulting & SI
    • 20% Enterprise App Modernization
    • 20% Other
    Migrating Legacy Apps to...

    Migrating Legacy Apps to...

    OMI was facing major security risks running legacy web servers that were outdated and no longer receiving updates. They needed to modernize their hardware and operating systems to mitigate vulnerabilities, and do so, with...
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    Legacy Migration of an Oracle...

    Legacy Migration of an Oracle...

    Tevpro was hired to perform an Oracle database conversion to Microsoft SQL. We specialize in enterprise data management solutions and give clients the ability to store, process, analyze, and act on their data in a timely...
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    Mobile Application Advances...

    Mobile Application Advances...

    A global oil firm’s field operation was long overdue for modern technology advancements and sought a field mobility solution to increase field worker efficiencies and reduce operational costs. The firm turned to Tevpro...
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  • 7
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    VINNOVE clients include Enterprise Mobility, and they specialize in providing a design-centric approach to mobile app development for their clients. With a focus on emphasizing the most vital elements of brand messaging, VINNOVE was founded on forward-thinking principles in San Antonio.

    When their client needed a complete overhaul of their brand approach, they turned to VINNOVE. The agency provided them with an end-to-end analysis of how they could make their approach more targeted, impactful and successful.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Mobile App Development
    • 40% Custom Software Development
    • 10% UX/UI Design
    JeepLife: Wave Back!

    JeepLife: Wave Back!

    The JeepLife app was created with the intention of bringing jeep enthusiasts together in a seamless platform and giving them a platform to create events, interact with businesses and ask for help in case of emergency. The...
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    Construction Industry App

    Construction Industry App

    We built the product by choosing the right tools to make it scalable and maintainable. We work with modern development tools and use them to improve our workflow and always deliver on time
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    Bid invitation design

    Bid invitation design

    We needed to find the right way to build a friendly and modern look and feel. By understanding how to apply color and illustrations to the user interface, we find the best way to create an intuitive design.
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    Construction

    Construction

    Developing this mobile app was a nice challenge for our team. We were presented with very specific requirements for the end-users that we were able to achieve. This is a project our team is proud of.
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  • 8
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    2 - 9
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    With an impressively robust client list that includes names like Blue Cross Blue Shield, CDHART empowers brands with web development. Founded on design-first principles, this Houston-based firm offers an emphasis on helping brands drive change.

    One example of CDHART’s experience is their work for EveningStar.io, one of the world’s respected brands. CDHART helped them target their audience of customers with a complete reevaluation of their strategy. This resulted in powerful engagement and an increase in perceived authority for them. 

    SERVICES
    • 40% Web Development
    • 40% Web Design
    • 10% Custom Software Development
    • 10% Other
  • 9
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $75,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    With an impressively robust client list that includes major enterprise brands, Fe Brand Films empowers brands with video production. Founded on design-first principles, this California-based firm offers an emphasis on helping brands drive change.

    One example of Fe Brand Films’s experience is their work for one of the world’s respected global brands. Fe Brand Films helped them target their audience of customers with a complete reevaluation of their strategy. This resulted in powerful engagement and an increase in perceived authority for them. 

    SERVICES
    • 50% Custom Software Development
    • 50% Mobile App Development
    Pepsi Inventory and Asset...

    Pepsi Inventory and Asset...

    SevenTablets built a robust software solution to help the Pepsi team analyze where their assets and inventory go, submit digital forms, create tasks for warehouse employees, and draft new warehouse orders. The tablet app...
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    Rebel Athletic Augmented Reality...

    Rebel Athletic Augmented Reality...

    Fit Freedom is an Augmented Reality (AR) clothes fitting app designed to help customers select their perfect clothing size the first time. The app's easy-to-use interface and 98% accuracy allows customers to purchase...
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    PHP Agency Sales Enablement App

    PHP Agency Sales Enablement App

    The PHP Agency sales enablement mobile app is an enterprise sales accelerator that's modernizing the very traditional insurance industry. PHP’s app is just one of the enterprise software solutions that SevenTablets has...
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  • 10
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    ITsGuru counts impressive brands among their key clients. So it’s no wonder that this India-based firm has achieved widespread success in a wide range of industries for their targeted IT managed services work.

    One example of their web development success comes from a globally recognized brand. ITsGuru helped them revitalize their materials to stand out in a crowded market and leave a powerful impression on more customers than ever before.

    SERVICES
    • 50% IT Managed Services
    • 10% Custom Software Development
    • 10% Application Management & Support
    • 30% Other
    Monroeville Dodge Ram

    Monroeville Dodge Ram

    Monroeville Dodge Ram is the dealer in Dodge and Ram vehicles located at Monroeville, PA. The website for the car dealership, pre-owned car sales, auto repair shop management, inventory records, and financial aid services...
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    BlueEyes Monitoring

    BlueEyes Monitoring

    We provide the Website Development for the blueeyes monitoring.
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    Jasmine Trading

    Jasmine Trading

    Jasmine Trading, Inc. prides itself on providing the highest quality products available to dollar stores, gift stores, and various other retailers and wholesalers globally. We provide Managed IT Services and Cloud Services.
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  • 11
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $25,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    This established web development company counts major brands like Rapbank among their clients. Based in Vietnam, Faba Technology brings a bright and impactful approach to each unique enterprise project they take on.

    Green Hand creates products for customers around the world. They turned to Faba Technology for a focused strategy that would highlight their unique brand voice and audience. Faba Technology delivered with highly modern and striking approach focused on making an impact.

    SERVICES
    • 50% Web Development
    • 40% Custom Software Development
    • 10% Mobile App Development
    RapBank - FinTech Platform

    RapBank - FinTech Platform

    With a team of 12 people, FABA has supported RAP Bank in successfully digitalize the loan application process for both service providers and borrowers. Finding the right financial providers and appropriate loan packages...
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    ArtText - Text and Photo Editing...

    ArtText - Text and Photo Editing...

    Summary ArtText is an up-and-coming simple and straightforward mobile application that allows you to customize your images with texts. Overview You won't believe how a single typography design can transform your...
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    TimeTrackr - Time Management...

    TimeTrackr - Time Management...

    Summary As an Outsource Development company, FABA Technology understands the importance of optimizing your working hours. We have tried some apps on the market, but they could not get to the bottom of the problems many...
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    Green Dragon Logistics - ERP System

    Green Dragon Logistics - ERP System

    From the start, FABA team has provided GD Logistics full-stack development and quality assurance to its import fulfillment system construction. Green Dragon is an ERP system dedicated to Green Dragon Int’l Logistics...
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  • 12
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    50 - 249
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    Kalamazoo, Missouri-based SPARK Business Works is a custom digital solutions agency that has helped more than 150 technology leaders since 2017. The team serves as a one-stop technology shop for mostly midmarket players from the business services, manufacturing, and energy industries.

    One of SPARK Business Works’ long-ongoing partnerships is with Prestige Distribution. Their team created a unique software solution to handle different operational tasks, reducing internal errors and helping track warehouse inventory.

    SERVICES
    • 40% Custom Software Development
    • 15% Mobile App Development
    • 15% Web Design
    • 30% Other
    Health Provider Revolutionizes...

    Health Provider Revolutionizes...

    Holtyn Wellness provides comprehensive worksite wellness programs. They have a long history of providing award-winning services that actually succeed and provide value. When outdated technology was limiting their ability...
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    Manufacturer Creates Custom Sales...

    Manufacturer Creates Custom Sales...

    For over one hundred years Kindel Furniture has been synonymous with luxury; however, their made-to-order gallery experience desperately needed a 21st-century upgrade. SPARK jumped at the chance to design a streamlined...
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    Custom App Helps Insurance Firm...

    Custom App Helps Insurance Firm...

    HUB needed to make bonding easy for their customers.  SPARK helped them launch and grow a consumer app that connected to a custom portal for their bonding division. The Challenge The HUB leadership team saw a demand from...
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    Digital Transformation for...

    Digital Transformation for...

    SPARK helps Contractor Ditch Spreadsheets with Automation For the past 100 years, a premier Midwest mechanical contractor managed their scheduling, purchase orders, and asset tracking the same way many contractors do: by...
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  • 13
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Houston, TX

    What do Wing Haven Gardens and Bunners have in common? They’ve both turned to Vertechs Solutions for web development expertise. This Austin-based agency has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When their client launched a platform targeting their unique users, Vertechs Solutions analyzed the entirety of their approach to create key features and design a strategy that would bring together all elements of the client’s brand. The result was a huge success, and continues to drive progress for the brand today.

    SERVICES
    • 30% Web Development
    • 25% Mobile App Development
    • 25% E-Commerce Development
    • 20% Other
    Web Development for Wedding...

    Web Development for Wedding...

    This Canadian Event Planning company wanted a simple and fast loading website to showcase their hundreds of executed weddings and events along with the feedbacks from their clients.  This 100% responsive website was...
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    Shopify Design & Development

    Shopify Design & Development

    Designed & Developed this e-store for online delivery of baked goods. Built using Shopify with Payment integration.
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    Dental Website Design & Development

    Dental Website Design & Development

    Dental practices thrive off online referrals, which makes having a professional and effective website essential. Vertechs delivered an easy-to-navigate site that quickly highlights their client's services...
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    Web Design & Development for Car...

    Web Design & Development for Car...

    When their car rental company client needed a website that made renting vehicles a seamless and enjoyable experience for customers, Vertechs delivered a responsive and easy-to-use site that boosted customer engagement...
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  • 14
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $1,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Spring, TX

    ITVibes has provided web design solutions for huge names like ORBC as well as dozens of enterprise clients around the world. This Texas-based agency was founded on a will to be great and has already made major waves with work for enterprise clients and startups alike.

    When VoiceLink Communications needed a powerful way to supercharge their strategy, they turned to ITVibes. ITVibes completely revamped their approach to highlight some of their most appealing elements and drive higher engagement and sales.

    SERVICES
    • 20% Search Engine Optimization
    • 20% Web Design
    • 15% Content Marketing
    • 45% Other
  • 15
    MIN. PROJECT SIZE:
    $5,000+
    EMPLOYEE SIZE:
    10 - 49
    LOCATION:
    Katy, TX

    Northell is a digital design and custom development company that builds successful tech products that positively impact its clients. Established in 2019, the small firm is located in Tallinn, Estonia. Their team provides web development solutions, product design solutions, a dedicated software development team, custom mobile app development, and more.

    AWSM Banks is a Neobank application for children with the ability of their parents to control money transactions. The main challenge for Northell was making an application so parents and children could use it. In addition, the team had to make different functionality for the two primary personas. As a result, Northell created a smart Neo banking application for children and parents with advanced functionality.
     

    SERVICES
    • 30% UX/UI Design
    • 25% Custom Software Development
    • 20% IT Staff Augmentation
    • 25% Other
    Online editor tool

    Online editor tool

    A tool for creating and editing various documents, such as presentations, brochures, instructions, infographics, etc. It is not a separate product. It is a tool that integrates into different sites or platforms...
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    Hua Quan Village

    Hua Quan Village

    The Hua Quan Village is home to artists and travelers from across China and around the world. The place includes museums, open studios, wellness and culture park, and over 100 murals surrounding the site as a part of the...
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    Review Tui

    Review Tui

      Only by having an objective assessment of the level of customer satisfaction, the company can adjust and improve its further performance. That’s where Review Tui comes in handy, a web app that allows businesses to...
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    Zettlo

    Zettlo

    Zettlo is an app that combines real-world experiences with augmented reality (AR) in the form of a social engagement game. In the Zettlo app, users can participate in different social activities and challenges, explore...
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