$3.0-$4.6 bln of testing work is offshored

$3.0-$4.6 bln in outsourced testing is sent offshore, throwing up opportunities for companies in India that thrive on low-cost knowledge workers.

$3.0-$4.6 bln in outsourced testing is sent offshore, throwing up opportunities for companies in India that thrive on low-cost knowledge workers. Testing could make up 25-50% of software budgets, according to Gartner. Independent testing is growing at 50-65% while the part of work done offshore is growing at 35-40%.