Selenium and QTP are the most frequent used automation test tools in the market. Hence, we have compared some of the features of Selenium over QTP.
||Open source tool
||Dedicated HP support
||Selenium community forums
||Supportsautomation only for web-based applications.
||Support tests on both web and desktop based applications.
|Resource consumption during test scripts execution
||Low resource consumption
||High resource consumption
|Supported programming languages
||Android, iOS, Windows, Linux, Mac, Solaris.
||Only for Windows
||Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Edge, Opera, Safari, etc.
||Specific versions of Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer.
|Object Repository/Recovery Scenario
||Built-in object repository and recovery scenario.
||Controls like favourites bar, backward and forward buttons can be accessed within the browser.
|Test Report Generation
||It relies on external tool for generating test reports.
||Built-in test report generation within the tool.
||You have to rely on any one of the supported programming language for parameterization.
||Built-in tools are available for parameterization.