Fast 50 winners 2014

The table below shows the winners of the 2014 UK Fast 50.

Final
ranking
Company Sector Region Growth rate Description
1Switch Concepts LtdInternetSouth East10477%An innovator in the global online advertising space
2Equal Experts UK LtdSoftwareLondon4429%Software developer using open source technology
3MubalooSoftwareSouth West4404%Mobile consultants and app developers provider
4AvectoSoftwareNorth West3892%Security software specialist
5BriefyourmarketSoftwareMidlands3821%A multi-channel marketing platform building and automating campaigns
6ElasticHosts LtdInternetLondon3787%Cloud computing and cloud infrastructure (IaaS) provider
7Agenor TechnologySoftwareScotland3582%IT services provider with in-house software
8PeeriusInternetLondon3067%A personalisation software provider
9Lovestruck.comInternetLondon3035%Online dating service using unique matching technology
10Cambrionix LtdElectronicsCambridgeshire & East2989%Charging and data transfer solutions provider for mobiles and devices
11Monitise Plc SoftwareLondon2639%Technology and services provider enabling mobile banking and purchases
12Active SecuritiesInternetLondon2613%Finance business providing commercial and consumer credit
13AlertMeInternetCambridgeshire & East2583%A leader in Connected Home technology
14translate plusSoftwareLondon1644%Provider of language services and technology
15MedicAnimal.comInternetLondon1592%Online pet healthcare retailer
16Infectious MediaMedia & EntertainmentLondon1583%Programmatic advertising company delivering customised campaigns for advertisers
17MajesticInternetMidlands1571%Web index creator evaluating the influence of websites
18FreeAgent Central LtdSoftwareScotland1274%Cloud accounting system provider
19GlowSoftwareLondon1193%Software developer for social advertising
20BrandwatchSoftwareSouth East1072%Social analytics and intelligence company
21Silixa LtdElectronicsSouth East1068%Distributed fibre optic sensing solutions provider
22MaxymiserSoftwareLondon1043%Cloud-based testing, personalisation and solutions provider
23TestPlantSoftwareLondon1010%International software business
24QubeGBTelecommunicationsScotland977%Telecoms services organisation
25notonthehighstreet.comInternetLondon970%A unique online department store for creative SMEs
26Test and Verification SolutionsSoftwareSouth West963%Test and verification services and products provider
27The Exchange LabInternetLondon956%Digital media company specialising in programmatic marketing
28Virtual1 LtdTelecommunicationsLondon929%Wholesale network services operator
29Vegware LtdGreenTechScotland919%Developer and manufacturer of eco-friendly food packaging
30JUST EAT PlcInternetLondon906%An online and mobile marketplace for restaurant delivery
31LDeX GroupInternetLondon897%Premium data centres provider
32skyscannerInternetScotland877%Global travel search site
33True Potential LLPInternetNorth East837%Financial services group providing technology and business support services
34ticketscript LtdSoftwareLondon821%Self-service digital ticketing company
35Nostrum GroupSoftwareNorth East812%Automated loan management software provider
36Oriium ConsultingTelecommunicationsNorth East796%Data storage, management and protection IT services provider
37Instil SoftwareSoftwareNorthern Ireland714%Software development consultancy
38sales-iSoftwareMidlands712%Sales and customer intelligence service provider
39FairsailSoftwareSouth East703%Global human resource management system (HRMS) provider
40Simplify Digital LtdSoftwareLondon697%An independent Switch Service software provider
41Conversion FactoryInternetLondon689%Web conversion optimisation agency
42Sixteen SouthMedia & EntertainmentNorthern Ireland639%Creator and producer of children's television
43ServiceTickSoftwareCambridgeshire & East600%Software company monitising customer feedback and online behaviour
44Academia LtdSoftwareLondon583%Software, IT hardware, training and service solutions provider
45InoappsSoftwareScotland582%Software provider for Oracle applications
46Peach TechnologiesTelecommunicationsSouth East580%Telecoms and IT equipment services provider
47Advanced Computer Software Group PlcSoftwareLondon573%Software and IT services provider
48The Test PeopleSoftwareNorth East558%A testing solutions and consulting company
49Click TravelSoftwareMidlands551%A travel management company
50HighQSoftwareLondon535%Secure file sharing, social collaboration and publishing software provider