Gregslist Chicago by the Numbers – December 2020

Chicago software companies added to Gregslist this month

Twenty four (24) software companies in Chicago were added to Gregslist last month.

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Gregslist Chicago Totals

433Total Active Software Companies
24New Companies Added in the last month
433New Companies Added in the last 12 months
360Illinois-based Software Companies
73Remote Offices for Software Companies based Outside of IL
62,900Estimated software company employment in IL
21Software companies led by women

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Chicago Software Company Jobs

1Experienced software professionals on the Talent page
158Job openings in the last 60 days at Chicago software companies
262Software companies with active jobs or careers pages

Chicago Software Companies by Size

104Startup (1-10 employees)
160Small (11-50 employees)
101Medium (51-500 employees)
68Large (501+ employees)

Includes employees at IL based companies as well as Remote Offices

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Chicago Software Companies by Funding Type

154Self Funded36%
95VC Funded22%
66Angel or Seed Funded15%
60Acquired14%
29Public7%

Top Cities for Illinois Software Companies

371Chicago86%
14Schaumburg3%
8Lisle2%
8Rolling Meadows2%
6Hoffman Estates1%

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Chicago SaaS Companies by Type of Software

380B2B SaaS
41Consumer
6Fintech
6B2Government SaaS

The Chicago software list launched in March 2020, so we feel like we’re just getting started.

Please let us know if there are any Chicago software companies we should add to Gregslist.