Open Access Software development Journals

A list of Open Access Software development journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Software development is creation and maintaining of programs and applications

Open Access journals publish papers that are free to the reader to download. OA papers have undergone peer review and are not more or less stringent than papers in closed journals — the main difference is in the business model.

Our team made this list of Software development Open Access journals with the aim to help you to decide where to publish your Software development manuscript.
We have thousands of high-impact factor Software development journals in our list.Rather than displaying just the most relevant Software development journals, we have made an in-depth list of all the open accesss Software development journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Software development venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Software development journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Software development OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Software development Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
International journal of agile and extreme software development1743-5137Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.646100
Journal of Software Engineering Research and Development2195-1721Sociedade Brasileira de Computacao - SB9951550.5Website
The Open Software Engineering Journal1874-107XBentham Science3119341.9
Advances in Software Engineering1687-8655Hindawi Limited9795741.2
IET Software1751-8806Wiley698593035.7Website
Automatic control and information sciences2375-163034733.3
e-Informatica Software Engineering Journal1897-7979De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.11446628.1Website
Jurnal Teknologi Sistem Informasi dan Aplikasi2654-3788Universitas Pamulang921420.7
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I publish my Software development paper?
You can publish your Software development paper in the Open Access journals in this list
What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access (OA) is a set of principles and practices through which research is freely distributed online
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
It refers to the level of association between a journal being listed and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100. For example, the Journal Of Physics Through Computation has a relevance of “100” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it has relevance to the field of Computer Science.
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations demonstrate how frequently publications from this journal are cited in other papers. We obtain this information via OpenAlex. Although the accuracy is questionable, it might nevertheless aid you in gaining an understanding of how prestigious a publication is overall.
Where can I find other lists like this one?
To search for more open journal lists, look on
How can I publish my paper on
Our focus at is to disseminate existing open access research papers. For this reason, we do not offer publishing services.
What is an APC?
In some cases, articles published in journals are made open access and freely available online, immediately upon publication. This is made usually made possible by an article-processing charge (APC) that covers the range of publishing services provided.
What are the different Open Access types?
Different open access types are commonly described using a colour system. The most commonly recognised names are “green”, “gold”, and “hybrid” open access; however, “bronze”, “black”, and “diamond” also exist.