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Global Software Testing Market 2017-2021

Global Software Testing Market 2017-2021

About Software Testing

Software testing is a process to validate the different components of system and application software to detect errors in the development of high-quality software products. The software testing process follows the software testing life cycle (STLC) protocols to test the validity of software products. Software testing tools, solutions, and services are subscribed by software developers across a range of industry verticals to build high-quality software within a limited period.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global software testing market to grow at a CAGR of 14.4% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global software testing market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from software testing services such as application and product testing services offered to large, SMBs, and government organizations.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Software Testing Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

key vendors
  • Accenture
  • Capgemini
  • IBM
  • Wipro
Other prominent vendors
  • Atos
  • CSC
  • Cigniti Technologies
  • Deloitte
  • Gallop Solutions
  • Infosys
  • NTT DATA
  • Steria
  • Tech Mahindra
  • UST Global
Market driver
  • Increase in agile testing services and test automation services.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Cyber security concerns in cloud-based testing environment.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increased adoption of crowdsourced testing.
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Segmentation of global software testing market
    • Market definition
    • Countries covered
      • Table Countries covered for market analysis
      • Table Major countries covered
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Stages of software testing life cycle (STLC)
      • Table Global software testing market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Companies raised funding for IDE solutions as of 2016 ($ millions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by technology
    • Global software testing market by software testing category
      • Table Global application testing market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table Global product testing services market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Global software testing market by end-user
      • Table Global software testing services market by end-user 2016
    • BFSI
      • Table Global software testing services market by BFSI 2016-2021
    • Telecom
      • Table Global software testing services market by telecom 2016-2021($ billions)
    • IT
      • Table Global software testing services market by IT 2016-2021($ billions)
    • Retail
      • Table Global software testing services market by retail 2016-2021($ billions)
    • Media
      • Table Global software testing services market by media 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global software testing market by geography
      • Table Global software testing market by geography 2016
    • Americas
      • Table Software testing market in Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • EMEA
      • Table Software testing market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • APAC
      • Table Software testing market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Market drivers
    • Need for cost reduction and faster release of software
    • Increase in agile testing services and test automation services
    • Industry-specific testing services offerings
    • Digital transformation in businesses
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Growing adoption of test-driven development
      • Table Flowchart of test-driven method
    • Lack of unified environment provisioning
    • Cyber security concerns in cloud-based testing environment
    • Network and data isolation issues
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increased adoption of crowdsourced testing
      • Table Crowdsourced testing life cycle
    • Rise of as a service model for software testing
      • Table Features of TaaS
    • Evolution of software testing labs
    • Emergence of virtualized test environments
    • Rise of DevOps
      • Table Advantages of DevOps platform solutions
    • Advent of cloud IDE
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Other prominent vendors
      • Table Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor profile
    • Accenture
      • Table Specific testing services provided by Accenture
      • Table Recent developments
    • Capgemini
      • Table Recent developments
    • IBM
      • Table Product portfolio of IBM
      • Table Services of IBM
      • Table Recent developments
    • Wipro
      • Table Recent developments
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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