Information technology is growing at an ever-faster speed in Pakistan. IT exports crossed $3 billion in the year 2021 and we are yet to include the list of unaccounted for freelance or other IT export work. These top ten software houses in Karachi have been chosen carefully as we know how important IT is.
Before jumping into the list, let me assure you that we have worked extensively on this list. We read reviews (On multiple platforms such as Google My Business, Glassdoor, Goodfirms) of all these top software houses and we spoke with some of their customers as well.
The criteria we have used to rank these software companies are mentioned below
- Number of positive reviews
- Satisfied customers list
- Projects successfully completed
- Number of employees
- Registration with relevant authorities
- Freelance profiles, Business profiles and more.
1- Arpatech – “The Best Software House in Karachi?”
Arpatech has been nominated by multiple sources as a fine and resourceful software house in Karachi. There are multiple reasons we ranked it first on the list of top ten software houses in Karachi. The first reason is that it has a huge number of services to be provided on demand. It has fine young programmers under its belt who have made award-winning projects in the recent past. Projects such as TripKar, Forrun, Cloud59 are among the finest of Arpatech’s portfolio.
The company is ISO 27001:2013 ISO 9001:2015 ISO 22301:2019 certified, has multiple locations (Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad) in Pakistan. It is also located in the USA and UK. Moreover, it has above average rating on critic websites such as Glassdoor where it has 4.1 ratings.
Phone: 021-35250742-6 | +1 (800) 214-3513
Address: Plot# 195, Block A, Sindhi Muslim Cooperative Housing Society, Karachi.
It is not easy to call 10pearls second on the list of top ten software houses in Karachi. It really isn’t. It is a fantastic software company if you are looking to get something built in Karachi. It is recognized by inc5000 in the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in America in 2019 and 2020, EY entrepreneur finalist in 2020, and more. Partnering with PayPal, SurveryMonkey, AARP, Uber, National Geographic and Discovery Education is one of the biggest breaks the company has got.
It has established offices in most major cities around the world. The locations include Washington DV, San Fransisco, Medellin, London, UAE, Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad.
Phone: +92 21 34328447-8
Address: 9th floor, Parsa Tower, Main Shahra-e-Faisal, Karachi, Pakistan.
3- Systems Limited:
Founded in 1977 and currently lead by Mr. Aezaz Hussain as Chairman and Mr. Asif Peer as CEO, Systems Limited makes it to the list of top ten software houses in Karachi. Some of its major projects include Human Capital Management System (SysHCM), a smart e-payment solution OneLoad, and Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP called EdgeAx. Moe than 40 years into IT and this is what you become. It has recently launched a fraud prevention system with IBM as well. Systems Limited has offices in USA, UK, Canada, Germany, Qatar, UAE, Australia and Pakistan.
Phone: +92 (21) 3-454-9385-87
Address: E-5, Central Commercial Area, Shaheed-e-Millat Road, Karachi, Pakistan.
– No doubt that Systems Limited is among the top ten software houses in Karachi, so are many others. However, most of those companies including Systems Limited are high end tech consultants. This list mainly focuses on the companies that are providing regular/common services that most common Pakistanis can benefit from. Services such as Web Development, Mobile App Development and Digital Marketing. Let’s focus on the relevant companies now.
As discussed above, we will now be focusing on technology companies that provide the most common IT services. Viftech is one of the top ten software houses in Karachi, keeping all the required parameters in mind. The company works in web design and development, mobile applications, e-commerce solutions and digital marketing. It has a very good review score of 4.1 on Glassdoor and our researchers have found that their customers are mostly satisfied with their deliveries.
The company works with all major Banks in Pakistan, it has university management solutions, CRMs, E-Flow, Document Management Systems and what not. Viftech has offices in Karachi and Dallas (Texas, USA).
Phone: +92 0300 8294283 | 021 35122741
Address: Plot # 32، 33, Sector 23, Korangi Industrial Area, Karachi, Pakistan.
Foodly, Curious and HicTic being the top portfolio projects, CUBIX stands 5th on the list of top ten software houses in Karachi. POLITICO, Walmart, TISSIT and Sapient are some of its major clients. The company works in all major technologies for mobile app and web app development. Mainly flutter, Native Android and iOS apps, React JS, Kotlin, Vue JS, Laravel, PHP Node JS and many more.
CUBIX has been mentioned by multiple critics among the top ten app development companies. It has offices in Karachi, Florida (USA) and Dubai.
Phone: +92 021 35185337
Address: 54C, Kashmir Road, Block 2, PECHS, Karachi, Pakistan.
Don’t focus on the number, if you’re looking for digital marketing services in Karachi, Logicose is your top priority. If you are looking for web development or mobile app development services, Logicose can do wonders for you. Although I have placed it on 6th among the top ten software houses in Karachi, it still is a priority for many clients. It has excellent user reviews on all social media platforms and most critic or review-based portals.
Phone: +92 021 36200060
Address: Suite # 704, Anum Empire, Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi.
How does it sound to be recognized as Microsoft’s Country Partner for 3 years? That’s Kalsoft for you. They have worked with hundreds of clients worldwide and are experienced enough to handle all your IT needs.
Phone: +92 21 34548-858
Address: Suite # 305, 3rd Floor, Business Arcade, Main Shahrahe Faisal, Karachi, Pakistan.
We have come a long way talking about the top ten software houses in Karachi. Folio3 made it to the number 8 for a lot of reasons. The major reason is that Folio3 knows what a client expects, what a client can pay, what would be the best possible solution to a specific problem at hand. On top of that, Folio3 has all the major tech stack gurus to help small to large business owners grow faster.
Folio3 has offices in Karachi, California, Bulgaria, Canada, Australia, UK, UAE and Lahore.
Phone: +92 21 34323724
Address: 163 Bangalore Town, Main Shahrah-e-Faisal, Karachi.
9- Salsoft Technologies
Established in 2001, Salsoft is one of the top ten software houses in Karachi. It has multiple office locations in various regions around the globe. Mainly in Pakistan, the USA, UAE and UK. The company works in web design and development. It is also a well-known graphic design firm, as seen and researched on the internet. If you are in Karachi and are looking for one of these services, you can confidently talk to a Salsoft CSR.
Phone: +92 21 34550354
Address: 47 Street No 6،, Darul Aman Society PECHS, Karachi.
10- Nanosoft Technologies
Besides the regular web design, mobile app development services, Nanosoft can also help you with data mining and data analytics. This could be handy if you are looking to target a specific kind of data or audience. Nanosoft made it to the list of top ten software houses in Karachi for being an agile development company, providing a healthy work environment and being responsive to the customers.
Phone: +92 21 34977829
Address: D-7 Block 6 Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi.
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So, this was our list of the top ten software houses in Karachi. If you think we should also add some honorable mentions, do let us know in the comments below.