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U.K. (FTSE) Application Software Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 26, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D2.1%
  • 3M-6.9%
  • 1Y-25.3%
  • YTD-26.1%

The Application Software industry is up 2.1% in the last week, with AVEVA Group up 4.3%. In contrast, the industry has lost 25% in the last 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 26% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.K. Application Software Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022UK£22.9bUK£7.6bUK£24.4m32.4x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022UK£25.5bUK£7.4bUK£21.2m36.8x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022UK£25.0bUK£7.3b-UK£9,506,638.0036.3x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022UK£26.1bUK£7.2bUK£3.7m44.1x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022UK£28.9bUK£7.2b-UK£1,249,840,769.0047.3x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021UK£30.5bUK£7.3b-UK£1,302,809,344.0050.1x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021UK£30.6bUK£7.1b-UK£1,262,095,743.0058.6x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021UK£30.4bUK£7.1b-UK£1,250,382,844.0057.3x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021UK£34.3bUK£7.0b-UK£1,209,711,223.4757.3x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021UK£32.0bUK£7.0b-UK£1,222,498,641.7356.5x
Sat, 08 May 2021UK£30.0bUK£6.9b-UK£1,228,804,046.5650.1x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021UK£27.4bUK£6.9b-UK£1,493,355,738.1645.1x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020UK£21.5bUK£6.6b-UK£1,922,977,319.4039.5x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020UK£21.7bUK£6.7b-UK£1,118,926,797.4234.2x
Sun, 10 May 2020UK£20.1bUK£6.9b-UK£573,623,930.5629.8x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020UK£25.8bUK£6.8bUK£13.5m38.4x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019UK£23.6bUK£6.9bUK£343.2m29.4x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019UK£26.2bUK£6.6bUK£228.8m36.5x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: UK£26.7bTotal Earnings: UK£237.2mTotal Revenue: UK£6.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.K. Application Software Industry Median PE3Y Average 40.5x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 40.5x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Application Software industry have declined 53% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 5.4% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Comparison

How does U.K. Application Software compare with similar industries?

GB Market1.04%
Application Software2.12%
Systems Software0.058%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
AVV AVEVA GroupUK£22.734.3%
LTG Learning Technologies GroupUK£1.329.8%
GBG GB GroupUK£5.616.6%
BYIT Bytes Technology GroupUK£4.587.9%
SGE Sage GroupUK£6.730.9%
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