Custom Mobile App Development Services Company in the UK

We are a mobile app development company at the forefront of mobile innovation.

Develop robust and feature-rich mobile applications to advance your enterprise.

As a leading mobile app development company, we enable businesses with customised applications crafted for speed, performance, and user satisfaction, providing comprehensive support across all contemporary platforms and devices.

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Our Key Services We Provide

Custom App Development

Our team of expert developers have vast experience in creating apps for various industries and sectors. We are equipped to develop any functionality needed for your mobile app.

Mobile App Design

Our App design transcends mere appearance and feel, it’s fundamentally about functionality. We take pride in crafting mobile apps that are not only visually impressive but also exceptionally user-friendly.

App Development Strategic Consulting

With Pulsion, you gain more than just a team of developers; you access strategic app consultants who are closely integrated with your business goals, ensuring that every solution is tailored to your needs.

Cloud Infrastructure

Developing apps for large-scale deployment is our speciality. We are well-equipped to manage any challenges that your app might face as it grows and develops.

Why Choose Pulsion for your Mobile Application Development

At Pulsion, a leading mobile app development agency located in Glasgow, United Kingdom, we excel in providing bespoke mobile app development services of the highest standard.

With 28 years of demonstrated experience, our UK-based mobile app developers are renowned for their expertise in crafting web applications and pioneering innovative products. As architects of successful digital applications, we specialise in delivering tailored solutions that meet the unique needs of businesses across all sectors, ensuring bespoke solutions that adhere to your budget constraints.

Our team of skilled designers and innovators is committed to delivering work that not only meets but exceeds client expectations. Throughout the project, we take pride in effectively identifying and addressing challenges, using our passion to discover and implement solutions that propel your business growth.

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We Understand What Matters to You

We believe in the transformative power of technology for businesses. Our team offers a broad range of skills and expertise, enabling us to enhance your project with cutting-edge technologies and drive innovation across your operations.

We offer a comprehensive suite of mobile app development services encompassing:

Our Mobile App Development Services encompass application design, development, prototyping, ongoing maintenance, and modernisation efforts, all tailored to streamline business operations and reduce complexities.

Our expertise encompasses cutting-edge technologies like the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, cloud computing and delivers tailored digital solutions that generate maximum return on investment.

Our Driving Force

Our relentless commitment to collaboration, creativity, requirements gathering and technical excellence sets Pulsion apart as a leading mobile application development agency. We turn clients’ visions into reality through meticulous mobile app design, development, consulting, testing and support.

At Pulsion, our mobile app development agency has a driving principle that is to ‘provide an outstanding service’. By uniting our global talent and managed services with emerging technologies, we empower businesses to succeed in digital transformation. Contact our UK app developers today to elevate your mobile presence.

Innovative Mobile App Development Technologies:
Transforming the Future of Mobile

Our firm maintains a cutting-edge position by proactively embracing emerging technology trends and crafting exceptional applications tailored to our clients’ needs. Whether it’s iOS, Android, or cross-platform development, our skilled and knowledgeable team is well-equipped to handle any project. With extensive expertise and experience, we proudly stand as one of the leading mobile app development companies in the UK.

Android App Development

With Android devices reigning supreme as the most popular globally, Pulsion leverages the latest resources and cutting-edge techniques to deliver high-performing Google-powered apps. Our Android app development ensures a seamless experience across a myriad of Android devices, catering to the diverse needs of your user base.

iOS App Development

The iOS ecosystem, known for its seamless integration and user-friendly interface, provides a fertile ground for innovative app solutions. Whether you’re looking to reach a massive audience or create a tailored experience for your users, our iOS app development team at Pulsion is equipped to turn your vision into a reality.

React Native App Development

Opting for a singular app that caters to both iOS and Android platforms? Pulsion’s React Native app development is the answer. Our native apps harness the power of React Native to craft hybrid apps that not only look and feel like native applications but also streamline management for a hassle-free experience.

Hybrid App Development

Embrace hybrid app solutions and get the best of both worlds with our hybrid app development services. By blending native and web development technologies, we bring your app to life on any mobile device. This approach ensures versatility and a wider reach, enhancing the accessibility of your app across various platforms.

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The Bespoke Mobile App Development Services for Every Industry

Our mobile app development company has a unique approach depending on your industry. Each industry requires a tailored strategy when developing mobile applications. Our extensive expertise in web and mobile app development ensures a flawless finish regardless of your business needs.

Food Delivery App Development

Our mobile app developers build customised food ordering and delivery apps with real-time order tracking, flexible payments, and coordination logic that meets your needs.

Healthcare App Development

We build HIPAA-compliant healthcare apps featuring telemedicine, patient portals, and clinical workflows to enhance care and access.

Taxi Booking App Development

We develop customised taxi booking apps featuring real-time ride tracking, seamless payments, and a high-quality rider experience.

E-commerce App Development

We build scalable, high-performance e-commerce apps with modern UI/UX design, secure payments, and robust order management logic.

Fitness App Development

We develop customised fitness apps with activity tracking, social features, and visualisation tools to motivate and engage users to meet goals.

Real Estate App Development

We build real estate apps with ML listings, AR tours, seamless payments to simplify buying, selling and renting.

Social Media App Development

We develop customised social apps with modern UIs for posting, sharing media, messaging, and user management tools.

Travel App Development

We create travel apps integrating flight/hotel booking, itinerary planning and transport scheduling for streamlined journeys.

Finance App Development

We build finance apps with budgeting, payments, investing and money management tools to simplify personal banking.

Mental Health App Development

We create certified mental health apps that confidentially assess, support user wellbeing through evidenced interventions.

Shopping App Development

We build scalable, high-performance shopping apps with intuitive catalogues, wish lists, secure payments for retailers.

Digital Health App Development

We develop digital health tools focused on patient engagement, care coordination and provider workflow optimisation.

Entertainment App Development

We build entertainment apps with customised recommendations, seamless playback, downloads for movies, music and more.

Banking and Finance App Development

We can develop secure banking apps enabling intuitive PFM, payments, investing, lending and wealth management on mobile.

Mobile App Development Process: Fast Iterations, Quality Driven Processes

What is the process for developing an app?

Being an application development company for enterprises and professionals we understand attention to detail. We utilise an agile mobile app development process to deliver quickly while maintaining quality. We structure projects into several phases, with each focused on driving the product to launch.

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Requirements gathering

Timeline alignment

Business case validation

Mobile App Developers That Infuse Design Thinking Frameworks

Wire-framing solutions

Interactive prototyping

Brand identity development

Build Interactions Efficiently

Low-fidelity prototyping

High-fidelity prototyping

Usability testing

Custom Agile Development

Technology evaluation

API integration

Continuous delivery

Ensure Quality With Established Developers

User testing

Manual evaluation

Automated testing


App store publishing

Cloud infrastructure scaling

Monitoring implementation

Support & Optimise

Issue resolution

Ongoing maintenance

Continuous improvement

Our Clients

Take a look at some of our fantastic clients.

Case Studies

Our developed applications have reached far and wide.

Technologies We Use to Build Your Mobile App

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Mobile Technologies

Our proficiency in mobile technologies ensures the creation of robust and user-friendly applications for both iOS and Android platforms. Leveraging cutting-edge tools and frameworks such as Swift, Java, and React Native, we prioritise native app development to provide seamless and optimised experiences tailored to each operating system.

Web Technologies

Incorporating the latest web technologies, we ensure that your mobile app seamlessly integrates with web platforms. Our expertise spans HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, enabling responsive design and cross-platform compatibility for a unified user experience across devices.


Harnessing the power of cloud computing, we optimise the scalability, flexibility, and security of your mobile applications. Our integration with leading cloud services enhances data storage, processing, and accessibility, ensuring a seamless and reliable performance for your users.


Our database solutions are designed for efficiency, speed, and reliability. We employ robust database management systems (DBMS) such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB to ensure seamless data storage, retrieval, and management within your mobile application.


Exceptional design is at the core of our mobile app development. Our design team utilises industry-leading tools like Adobe XD, Sketch, and Figma to create visually appealing and intuitive user interfaces. We prioritise user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design, ensuring your app not only functions seamlessly but also captivates users.

Strategies & Communication

Our development process is guided by effective strategies and clear communication. From project inception to completion, we employ agile methodologies, facilitating collaboration and adaptability. Regular communication channels, including project management tools and client meetings, ensure transparency and keep you informed about the development progress, milestones, and any adjustments needed along the way. This approach allows us to align our development strategies with your business objectives, resulting in a successful and impactful mobile application.

Our Mobile App Development Team

At Pulsion, a distinguished software company rooted in Glasgow for the past 28 years, our mobile app developers are integral to a seasoned team of passionate engineers. With an unwavering commitment to excellence since 1995, we’ve consistently invested in nurturing our development team.

Our adept mobile app specialists engage in diverse projects spanning iOS, Android, and Hybrid platforms, catering to a broad spectrum of clients and industries. Notably, Pulsion developers, adorned with a wealth of experience, are exclusively available through our esteemed services—setting us apart in delivering unique and tailored solutions.

Mobile App Development FAQS

The process of building mobile apps begins with ideation, defining the concept. Design and prototyping follow, leading to coding and development, incorporating user feedback. Rigorous testing ensures functionality, with debugging preceding the app’s launch. Post-launch, continual updates and improvements are made, reflecting a commitment to build mobile apps with a focus on user experience.

Mobile app development costs in the UK vary, ranging from £10,000 to £100,000+ based on complexity. Factors such as features, platform, and software development services contribute to this estimate. Initial steps involve defining requirements, design, and prototyping, with expenses encompassing coding, testing, deployment, and ongoing updates.

Crafting bespoke digital solutions influences the timeline for mobile application development, spanning from a few weeks to several months. Variables such as app complexity, features, and platform contribute to the duration. The development team’s expertise in creating custom, bespoke digital solutions plays a crucial role in efficient planning, design, coding, testing, and iterative processes, ensuring a tailored and timely development journey.

Have a groundbreaking idea you’re eager to develop? We specialise in creating web and mobile apps, including Android apps, tailored for small businesses. Our cost-effective solutions make us problem solvers within your budget. Through expert consultancy, we guide you, ensuring a successful launch. We’re committed to improving your project throughout, turning your vision into a reality.

At Pulsion, hiring a mobile app developer for your cross-platform apps or any mobile app project is made easy. Our expertise in outsourcing ensures you get the best mobile app developer for your needs. Trust us for seamless hiring processes and top-notch development services.

We offer comprehensive Mobile App maintenance services at our web application and digital product development firm. Whether it’s regular updates, troubleshooting, or enhancements, our dedicated team ensures your mobile app stays optimal, providing ongoing support to meet evolving needs and ensure a smooth user experience.

If your target audience leans towards mobile users, an app can elevate user engagement and provide a competitive edge. With a focus on business goals and functionality, investing in an app aligns with a long-term digital strategy, enhancing brand image and potential monetisation. Our experts at Pulsion specialise in crafting tailored mobile solutions, ensuring a seamless user experience that positively impacts your brand and business objectives. Explore the benefits of mobile app development with us for a strategic and profitable digital presence.

Custom mobile app development at Pulsion involves crafting tailor-made applications designed specifically to meet the unique requirements of your business, ensuring perfect alignment with your business goals and user expectations.

The costs can vary widely based on the app’s complexity, features, and design requirements. Typically, projects can start from around £20,000 and can go up significantly for more intricate applications. We recommend setting a preliminary budget after a detailed consultation to assess your specific needs.

Absolutely, we specialize in integrating mobile applications with existing back-office systems to enhance your operational efficiency and streamline processes.

In our context, bespoke and custom mobile apps are terms used interchangeably, both referring to apps made from scratch, tailored specifically to a client’s requirements.

Developing a cross-platform app that works seamlessly on both iOS and Android can generally be faster than developing separate native apps for each platform due to shared codebases.

  1. Clearly define your app requirements.
  2. Prioritize core features for the initial launch.
  3. Choose agile development methodologies.
  4. Use open-source frameworks when appropriate.
  5. Plan for ongoing maintenance from the start.

Yes, all intellectual property rights and copyright of the developed app and its original concepts remain with you, the client.

Our rates vary depending on the complexity of the project and the level of expertise required, typically starting from £450 – £650 per day depending on development requirements.

Yes, we ensure all our bespoke mobile apps comply with GDPR and other relevant legislation to protect user data and privacy.

Examples include custom e-commerce apps, event management apps, and specialised data collection tools for research institutions.

Advantages include tailored solutions, scalability, enhanced security, and the ability to integrate seamlessly with existing systems, providing a strategic advantage over competitors using standard solutions.

Yes, we have a dedicated team of UX/UI designers who specialize in creating intuitive and engaging designs tailored to the end-user’s needs.

Our process includes initial consultations, requirements gathering, wireframing, design, development, testing, and deployment, followed by ongoing support and maintenance.

At Pulsion, we pride ourselves on our bespoke solutions, client-centric approach, and robust project management, which set us apart from competitors.

We can develop highly scalable mobile solutions tailored to handle large volumes of users efficiently, ensuring smooth performance and robustness as your user base grows.

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