voke Data Brief Report: API Testing

New industry API testing survey results highlight today’s challenges of software test automation 

Analyst firm, voke, recently surveyed leading development and testing professionals worldwide to compare their test automation practices. Although all respondents agreed on the benefits of unit and API testing versus a UI centric approach, many are still spending the majority of their time manual testing, with little to no time spent on the other practices.

API Testing Benefits

Learn key trends and observations from industry peers

In the survey, 64% of respondents struggle with defects leaking into the next sprint or phase of development. Much of their effort and time is focused on automated and manual UI testing. Although many acknowledge the benefits of API testing, such as earlier defect remediation and reduced test maintenance, many state they need more training and development skills to successful expand the practice. Download the report to learn more. 

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