TechValidate Research on Ranorex

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Ranorex Studio Customer Research

How has Ranorex Studio helped your team?

Efficiency increase in testing (less manual tests)
74%
More robust and reliable automation
46%
Shorter test cycles
44%
Improved technical testing skills / knowledge
43%
Improved application quality / fewer defects
40%

Ranorex Studio Customer Research

Over 80% of Ranorex Studio customers report measurable increases in productivity

If you are currently using Ranorex Studio for test automation, what increase in productivity have you realized?

More than 20% (save 6+ hours per week, per person)
32%
10% - 20% (save 3 - 6 hours per week per person)
32%
5% - 10% (save 2 -3 hours per week per person)
17%

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Ranorex Studio Customer Use Case: Web and Mobile Testing

Are you testing mobile or web applications with Ranorex?

Web app on desktop - using Ranorex Studio
83%
Mobile - native Android app
20%
Mobile - native iOS app
15%
Mobile - web app in mobile browser
11%
Web app on desktop - using Selenium WebDriver
10%

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Ranorex Studio Customer Use Cases: Development Technologies

Are you testing any of the following desktop development technologies or platforms with Ranorex?

C#
64%
.NET
45%
WPF
29%
WinForms
29%
Java
23%
JavaScript/Node.js
19%
C/C++
18%
VB.NET
12%
Delphi
8%
PHP
4%
Python
4%
SAP
4%
ERP
3%

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Ranorex Studio Customer Use Cases: Test Types

What type of tests are your priorities for automation?

Functional UI
81%
Regression tests
75%
Smoke tests
49%
End-to-end
48%
Integration
30%
Web service / API
22%
Performance
20%
Database
17%
Visual regression (page layout, responsiveness)
16%

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Ranorex Studio Customer Use Case: Team Size

At your company, how many people use Ranorex Studio to automate tests?

1-2: 38%
3-4: 29%
5-9: 18%
10-49: 11%
50+: 3%

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Desktop Technologies

Are you testing any of the following desktop development technologies or platforms with Ranorex?

C#
64%
.NET
45%
WPF
29%
WinForms
29%
Java
23%
JavaScript/Node.js
19%
C/C++
18%
VB.NET
12%
Delphi
8%
PHP
4%
Python
4%
SAP
4%
ERP
3%
Other
11%

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What application interfaces/platforms are you testing with Ranorex?
Desktop
79%
Web
63%
Mobile
23%

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What type of tests are you automating with Ranorex?

Functional UI
91%
End to end
45%
Integration
33%
Web service / API
24%
Database
16%
Visual regression (page layout, responsiveness)
29%
Performance
18%
Other
4%

Ranorex Studio Customer Research

Which of the following were important features when you were evaluating test automation?

Ease of use
76%
Excellent object recognition
64%
Fits into technology stack (.NET, C#/VB.Net)
53%
Strong automation API
41%
Helpful and responsive support team
36%
Good community support (forum)
27%
Easy integration with build pipeline
24%
Price
24%
Bringing people with different skill sets closer together
19%
Open file formats
9%

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Since using Ranorex Studio for test automation, what increase in productivity have you realized?

More than 20% (save 6+ hours a week): 29%
10% - 20% (save 3 – 6 hours a week): 28%
5% – 10% (save 2 – 3 hours a week): 23%
Less than 5% (save less than 2 hours a week): 20%

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Benefits of Test Automation

How has Ranorex Studio helped your team?

Efficiency increase in testing (less manual tests)
78%
Robust and reliable automation
45%
Shorter test cycles
43%
Improved level of technical knowledge/skills
34%

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What are the top challenges associated with test automation?

Maintaining existing automated tests due to changes in the UI
67%
Creating new automated tests for new features in the software under test
45%
Identifying and Improving flaky tests
37%
Maintaining deployment pipeline and automation environments (VMs, etc.)
27%
Insufficient technical skills on the existing team
23%
Management does not understand the costs and limitations of automated testing
23%



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