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10 Software Automation Testing Tools You Should Be Using

Today we’re faced with both a growing number of ways to test new software and a growing number of tools to accomplish those tests. And who really has time to keep track of the hundreds (and counting) of tools out there? Fortunately for you, we do.

Before you get lost in the deep indexes of Google trying to figure out the best software testing tools for your needs, take a look at this trusty list developed by the software testing experts here at The QA Lead.

Test automation is one of the most mature software testing segments. Currently, the rise of good open source options and the push toward DevOps and multichannel models are transforming this segment. 

We can break down test automation tools into two subcategories:

  • Functional testing
  • Integration/API testing

List of the 10 Best Automation Testing Tools

Functional Software Testing Tools

  1. Apache JMeter
  2. TestPlant eggPlant Functional
  3. Worksoft Certify
  4. IBM Rational Functional Tester (RFT)
  5. HP Unified Functional Testing (UFT)

Integration / API Software Testing Tools

  1. Crosscheck Networks SOAPSonar
  2. IBM Rational Test Workbench
  3. CA Technologies Application Test
  4. Parasoft SOAtest
  5. SmartBear Ready! API

Other Automation Testing Tools

  1. Katalon Studio
  2. Tricentis Tosca Testsuite
  3. Ranorex

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