As far north as this list goes, Kyloe Partners’ software is disrupting the recruitment industry – despite being based on a tiny island off the north coast of Scotland.

Its Brandwatch Analytics platform gathers millions of online conversations every day and provides users with the tools to analyse them. It has ambitious growth plans.

See more of our 101 tech start-up disrupters here.

And check out our 101 rising stars of tech - the exciting firms which did not make the main list but have the potential to grow.