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Software Testing Services in the US: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Software Testing Services Market Research Report | Technology | Industrial-Use Software | Jul 2014

Testing 1, 2, 3: Growth will continue despite foreign companies dominating the industry

IBISWorld’s Software Testing Services market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$3bn
Annual Growth 09-14
1.6%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Profit
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Employment
10,634
Businesses
1,586
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Software Testing Services industry has exited from an uneven recession and recovery to post a 1.6% annualized growth rate in the five years to 2014. Demand for software testing services ultimately derives from total demand for software, as testing is an integral part of the development process. As a result, revenue from software testing dipped in 2009 in response to the 4.5% drop in private investment in computers and software. But the recovery of business demand for software in the years since has brought steady growth to the industry, with additional 1.5% growth expected in 2014 to bring the market size to $3.3 billion.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The Software Testing Services industry has a medium level of capital intensity. The high share of revenue devoted to labor costs reflects the service-oriented nature of software testing and the high level of education required of personnel. Larger firms in the industry are more labor intensive because they employ significantly more high skilled staff. On the other hand, firms must also devote significant resources to insure their hardware and software are up to date in order to run and test emerging software systems. However, the increasing popularity of cloud-based testing is lowering the capital requirements for industry firms, as under this system, the tested software is run on the developer's servers rather than the tester's systems... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Software Testing Services Industry?

This industry provides software testing services for clients, such as performance testing, stability testing, usability testing and security testing. This industry does not sell its own software, but it may use internally developed software to complete its testing tasks.

Industry Products
Manual functional testingAutomated functional testingNon-functional testing
 
Industry Activities
Manual functional software testingAutomated functional software testingNon-functional software testingSoftware development consulting


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