Software Testing Services in the US: Market Research Report

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Software Testing Services Market Research Report | Technology | Industrial-Use Software | May 2016

All systems go: Growth will continue despite foreign companies dominating the industry

IBISWorld’s Software Testing Services market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Software Testing Services industry has grown over the five years to 2016. Outsourced testing services have experienced a surge in demand; nonetheless, rising business investment in software, increased adoption of cloud-based testing and growing reliance on outsourced IT services in general has sustained demand for onshore software testing services. The industry will experience moderate growth over the next five years. Favorable movements in business performance and continued expansion of service offerings will drive demand for testing services. In addition, the practice of outsourcing testing services will continue to grow in popularity, as more software developers see the value in hiring a dedicated firm to handle testing.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

Manual functional testing

Manual functional testing is by far the largest service provided by the Software Testing Services industry. As its name implies, manual functional testing is the process of workers manually testing software for potential defects. Typically, the tester assumes the role of the end-user, using all of the application's features to ensure the software performs as intended. The reason for the large share of industry revenue is two-fold. First, even if automated tests reveal no problems with an application, manual testing is still usually carried out to ensure nothing was missed. Secondly, manual testing provides insight into how it feels to use the software from a user perspective, something automated tests generally do not reveal... 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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