Software Test Automation Engineer Salary and Career Overview in 2019

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In this article, I will show you why gaining test automation skills are needed for your quality assurance career if you want to remain marketable as a tester. I will tell you what technical skills and automation tools you need to learn about if you’re just getting started with test automation. Why you should be an automation tester? Automation testing is not a new concept in the software development industry anymore, but it is still one of the fastest growing trends. As you may have heard, doing less can help…

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Getting Started with REST API & RESTful Web Services Testing

REST API & RESTful web services explained REST API, which stands for representational state transfer application programming interface. Some of the simplest questions that might come up when you’re first starting to understand REST API is, what is being represented exactly, what is a state, and what is being transferred. So here in the article, let’s look at all these words individually and learn what they all mean. The word ‘representational’ means there is a transfer of representations of resources and the resources can be pretty much anything that can…

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Beginner’s Guide to Write Simple Test Cases (Step-by-Step)

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1. What is the concept of test cases? Test cases are a set of conditional cases in which a tester can rely on to determine whether an application, a software system, or one of its features performs as desired or not. A test case is a single executable test which a tester carries out. It guides them through the steps of the test. You can think of a test case as a set of step-by-step instructions to verify something behaves as it is required to behave. 2. Steps to design…

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Handling Automated Regression Testing In The Most Effective Way

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What is regression testing? Regression testing, which is also known as repeated testing, is the process to ensure all the old functionalities still correctly works with the new changes. In other words, handling regression testing is to test an already tested application to find defects as a result of the changes. This is a usual step of any software development process and done by testing specialists. Testers do regression testing by re-executing the tests against the modified application to evaluate whether the revised code breaks anything which was working earlier.…

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All Things You Need To Know About Exhaustive Testing

Exhaustive Testing

What is Exhaustive Testing? Exhaustive testing, which is also known as complete testing, occurs when all the testers in your team are exhausted and when all the planned tests have been executed. It is a quality assurance testing technique in which all scenarios or data is tested for testing. In a more understandable way, exhaustive testing means ensuring there are no undiscovered faults at the end of the test phase. Testing everything (all combinations of inputs and preconditions) is not feasible except for trivial cases. As testers, we often say…

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