In the recent days, India Inc is facing a urgent need of testing professionals, which is once considered as less glamorous job compared to the software development roles. Presently there is a shortfall of around 15000 to 20000 testing professionals and is likely to increase. According to a Gartner research, Indian companies will perform around 70% of the software testing in the coming years.
The IT landscape is getting more challenging and the need for quality control has increased. Today’s software applications support millions of users at any point, making the process of testing a lot more critical than ever before.
The recent, and the not yet over, recession will shift more jobs to software service countries and India remains to be the preferred one for organizations abroad. These opportunities make these organizations to intensify the hiring of testing professionals and jobs exist at all levels in the organization.
To satisfy the immediate needs, organizations might end up in recruiting fresh/raw candidates and will develop the testing skills by means of training. [Read more…]