API Management Market (By Component: Solutions, Services; By Deployment: On Premises, Cloud; By Organization Size: Large Enterprises, Small and Medium Enterprises; By End User: Banking and Financial Institutes, Retail, IT and Telecommunications, Consumer Goods, Others) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Regional Outlook, and Forecast 2022-2030


The global API management market size was exhibited at USD 5.37 billion in 2022 and is expected to be worth around USD 46.74 billion by 2030, anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 31.05% over the forecast period from 2022 to 2030.

API Management Market Size 2022 To 2030

An API management makes use of subroutines, tools, and different protocols which are extremely useful for the development of different applications. API is considered to be a mediator between the software as well as the API management which keeps an entire track of the organization's performance and it also helps in meeting the demands of the developers. When it comes to different applications API management is extremely important for monitoring the traffic for a single application and it also helps in cache management. the office of the application is improved to other extent due to API management. An organization that has skilled technicians can develop API management software on its own or it can also be imported from other suppliers in order to have a good customer experience for various businesses many suppliers are available in the market.

Key Insights:

  • By component, the solutions segment will have a larger market share in the coming years. 
  • By deployment the on-premises segment will be able to generate maximum revenue from 2022 to 2030.
  • By organization size, the large enterprise segment will garner larger amounts of revenue from 2022 to 2030.
  • API management solutions are adopted on a large scale in the financial industry and banking industries.
  • the Asia Pacific region will be registered a maximum growth from 2022 to 2030.

Growth Factors

API is an extremely important element for various organizations as this helps the organizations in making correct decisions using data and this data acts as an intermediate between the machines and the consumers. API provides complete flexibility, and it also enhances the experience of the user due to which the adoption of API in various organizations has grown to a great extent in recent years. Data-first monitoring is the approach that is adopted by the solutions used in API management as this is an approach which is data-driven. It makes sure that the data is protected, and is available for the correct users. Security is yet another factor which plays a significant role in the growth of the market. Vulnerabilities in the network can be detected with the help of the solutions used in API management and it helps in ensuring the privacy and security of data. Various tools and applications are unified and managed on a single platform. These solutions provide a unified ecosystem which is preferred by many organizations across the world. Digital transformation is possible with the approach of data first techniques and the decisions made with the help of API management are sound decisions and they support the growth of the organization. As consumers constantly seek satisfaction and a better experience the demand for API management solutions will increase. The availability of smartphones and the availability of the Internet will also increase the adoption of API management techniques. When the requirements of the clients change, the interface designed by the developers for various organizations plays a significant role in acknowledging these changes in the requirements and all of this is possible with the help of API management solutions. Increased use of social media will also lead to greater penetration of API management solutions.

  • System security is maintained
  • The approach used for the ecosystem management is the data-first approach
  • New API can be created as the existing API management solutions provide good information for decision-making. 
  • All the tools and the applications are managed as well as unified on a single platform and this single link between the tools and applications also plays a significant role in the growth of the market.

Report Scope of the API Management Market

Report Coverage Details
Market Size in 2022 USD 5.37 Billion
Market Size by 2030 USD 46.74 Billion
Growth Rate from 2022 to 2030 CAGR of 31.05%
Base Year 2021
Forecast Period 2022 to 2030
Segments Covered
  • By Component
  • By Deployment
  • By Organization Size
  • By End User
Regions Covered
  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa


Key Market Drivers

  • Security - system security is maintained as the approach which is adopted by the API management systems is a data-driven approach. Most organizations are constantly focused on prioritizing data privacy as well as data security. Vulnerabilities in the network can be detected with the help of the solutions used in API management and this plays a very important role in the growth of the market. 

Key Market Challenges

  • Multiple platforms - Management of multiple cloud systems for different platforms becomes a challenge for the key market players and this will hamper the growth of the market during the forecast period. The demand for a central controlling system is rising tremendously.
  • The limited number of skilled professionals - In the already existing infrastructures the implementation of new API solutions is extremely critical. A skilled developer is extremely important in the implementation of an API management solution that is error-free. Such a developer needs to have good knowledge about developing software and he needs to be updated on the recent trends of API management techniques. The amount of money required for hiring these skilled professionals is high and the amount of time investment made for the training of these professionals is a long procedure and this happens to be a restraining factor for the growth of the market.

Key Market Opportunities

  • Unification of systems - the various systems used in an organization is unified under a single roof through the use of the API management software or the platform due to which good opportunities will be provided for this software in the long run. 

Segments Insight

Component Insights

On the basis of components, the solutions segment will have a larger market share in the coming years. For the external users and the internal users, a better experience can be provided with the use of API management solutions. Large amounts of data are used through these platforms as the amount of IoT devices and applications are increasing day by day.

API Management Market-Share, By Component, 2021 (%)

A secure environment plays us important role in the management of API as there needs to be a proper framework which will help in the management and control of APIs with the proper design which is dedicated to the organization.

Deployment Insights

Depending upon the type of deployment, the on-premises segment will be able to generate maximum revenue during the forecast period. This type of deployment of API management platform is preferred on a large scale as it provides better accessibility to the clients as the entire setup is available at the client's organization. Cloud technology will also play a significant role in the growing demand for on-premises deployment. On-premise solutions and software are developed on a large scale due to a growing demand for this type of deployment of API management solutions. This type of deployment model is preferred by organizations where the security of data is extremely important for a particular business. The financial services and the banking sectors prefer on-premises deployment as the data which is handled by such organizations is financial data and this information leak could be extremely critical. Even though the amount of money spent on maintaining these solutions and the amount of money spent on the hardware for the on-premises segments is more it is still preferred by many organizations due to security concerns.

Organization Size Insights

Depending on the size of the organization, large enterprises will garner larger amounts of revenue during the forecast period. In order to increase the market presence of such enterprises these organizations are constantly engaged in adopting new technologies as it helps them to have a lead in the competitive businesses. The technologies which are used in API management solutions are the latest technologies and these technologies are expensive. Small-scale enterprises and medium-scale enterprises find it extremely difficult to afford these latest technologies. Increased use of mobile devices, web applications, and the Internet of Things will also play a significant role in greater demand or adoption of API management solutions in various organizations.

End User Insights

API management solutions are adopted on a large scale in the financial industry and banking industries. in order to provide a better customer experience to the consumer the banking industries and financial industries are making use of API solutions as it will help in transforming their business and the operations of the business. The handling of financial data will also change due to the use of this technology, and it will also help in the integration of various services on a singular platform. The banking sector finds this solution a cost-effective solution as it supports the banking industry. There are various offerings of the bank for consumers, and it also helps in enhancing the capabilities of these organizations. The services provided by the financial institutes and banking sector are improvised due to the use of API management solutions. In the coming years, the telecommunications sector will also contribute on a large scale to the development of the API management market.

Regional Insights

During the forecast period, maximum growth will be registered in the Asia Pacific region. Increased use of cloud technology and initiatives taken by various governments that are playing a pivotal role in digitization will lead to the growth of the market. The Internet of Things will also help in the growth of the market in the Asia Pacific region. Many such solutions will be adopted by various organizations, and it is estimated that about 47% of organizations are likely to make investments in API management solutions. Increased use of cloud technology in various nations of the Asia Pacific region will help in providing business continuity and innovation. Small-scale enterprises and medium-scale enterprises are present in the maximum number in Asia Pacific region and the adoption of API management solutions in these organizations will lead to the growth of the market. Integration of API management platforms for automation in financial services will also play a significant role in the growth of the market.

There are a large number of market players present in the North American region due to which this market is expected to show significant growth in the coming years. Increased use of mobile phones and the availability of e-commerce platforms will lead to the growth of the market in the North American region.

Key Market Developments 

  • For the integration of APIs from Swagger Hub IBM Corp developed API connect and the solution will provide better stability and improve the performance
  • Many conferences were sponsored by IBM and these conferences were mainly aimed at solving the problems of a business and provided good opportunities for various professionals of different companies. 

Key Market Players 

  • Google (US)
  • IBM (US)
  • Microsoft (US)
  • Axway Software (US)
  • Broadcom Inc. (US)

Segments Covered in the Report

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By Component

  • Solutions
  • Services

By Deployment

  • On premises
  • Cloud

By Organization Size

  • Large Enterprises
  • Small and Medium Enterprises

By End User

  • Banking and Financial Institutes
  • Retail
  • IT and Telecommunications
  • Consumer Goods
  • Others

By Geography

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Asia-Pacific
  • Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa (MEA)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the API management market size?
The global API management market size was accounted at USD 5.37 billion in 2022 and it is expected to reach around USD 46.74 billion by 2030.
What will be the CAGR of global API management market?
The global API management market is poised to grow at a CAGR of 31.05% from 2022 to 2030.
Who are the prominent players operating in the API management market?
The major players operating in the API management market are Google (US), IBM (US), Microsoft (US), Axway Software (US), Broadcom Inc. (US)
Which are the driving factors of the API management market?
The driving factors of the API management market are the use of this platform has increased the flexibility and the user experience provided by the organizations to its users, the security of the system is maintained with the use of this technology and the data available with the organisations is safe and this platform has been instrumental in checking any vulnerabilities with the network.
Which region will lead the global API management market?
Asia Pacific region will lead the global API management market during the forecast period 2022 to 2030.
  • Report Code:2432
  • Category:ICT
  • No. of Pages:150+
  • Format:PDF/PPT/Excel
  • Published:November 2022

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