Gartner Research

Market Guide for Mobile Application Testing Services

Published: 28 June 2017

ID: G00294228

Analyst(s): Susanne Matson


Mobile applications are increasingly the most important channel to interact with clients and end users in a digital economy. Sourcing and vendor management leaders need to navigate through the complexity of selecting a mobile application testing service provider most suited to meet business needs.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

  • The Focus Is Pivoting to Outcomes as Mobile Applications Become More Business-Critical
  • Adoption of Agile and DevOps Approaches Drives Collaboration and Automation
  • Lack of Internal Skills Is a Key Driver to Consider Mobile Application Testing Services

Market Analysis

  • Testing Mobile Applications Is Complex and Will Become Even More So With the Greater Inclusion of Sensors
  • There Is No Single Tool That Will Fulfill All Mobile Testing Requirements End to End
  • To Meet Demands for Mobile Application Quality Testing Services, Providers Need to Use a Range of Methods and Solutions

Representative Vendors

  • Global Full-Service Providers
    • Accenture
    • Atos
    • Capgemini
    • Cognizant
    • Epam
    • IBM
    • Infosys
    • LTI (Larsen & Toubro Infotech)
    • Luxoft
    • Mindtree
    • NTT Data
    • Syntel
    • Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
    • Tech Mahindra
    • VirtusaPolaris
    • Wipro
  • Midtier, Full or Subset IT Services Providers
    • Altimetrik
    • Brillio
    • Ciklum
    • Cygnet Infotech
    • Euvic
    • Infostretch
    • RapidValue Solutions
  • Pure-Play Testing Service Providers
    • AQM Software Testing Lab
    • B/Acceptance
    • Cigniti Technologies
    • CresTech
    • Kualitatem
    • MTP
    • Planit
    • QA Mentor
    • QASource
    • QualiTest Group
    • ROQ
    • SQS

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