qTest - Features

qTest has a wide range of features to attract QAs and other stakeholders for test management In this chapter, we will discuss the core features of qTest.

qTest Core Features

Following table lists down the core features of qTest.

Sr.No. Core Features & Description

Testing Support

qTest supports the following test methodologies −

  • Agile Testing

  • Black box testing

  • Exploratory Testing

  • Functional/Manual Testing

  • Traditional Testing


Centralize & Organize

  • qTest tool creates, centralizes, organizes, and manages the test cases very effectively and efficiently.

  • Easily imports test cases from Excel and other management tools.

  • Creates multiple versions of test cases for comparison and uses.

  • Shares test case repository across different projects, releases, and sprints.


Manage & Track Execution

  • Supports build out and re-run of test execution suites.

  • Kicks off automation suite as well.

  • Captures step-by-step test execution history with detailed explanation.

  • Supports test run specific configuration and parameters.



  • Email can be sent for a particular task to users.

  • Voting and watching features to keep an eye on the progress for stakeholders.

  • Use @mention to grab the attention of a specific team member at Comments/Description.


Power Search

  • Supports powerful search functionality with Hotkeys features.

  • Supports free text search.

  • Supports syntax search.



  • qTest supports multiple reports at the module level.

  • Supports Test Cases and Test Execution Reports.

  • Supports Requirement and Traceability Reports and also Defect reports.

  • Supports Cross Project Report as well.


Scale with Team Growth

  • Supports all business teams and projects, irrespective of the size and complexity.



  • Supports more than 100add-ins to connect with different software to make work easy.

  • Wide range of add-ins makes it universal– JIRA, Bamboo, HipChat, BugZilla, egg Plant, Cucumber, Jenkins, Selenium, etc.

  • Supports Rally and VersionOne integration as well.


Common Features

  • Supports Drag and Drop interface.

  • Supports Test Grid Analysis

  • Ability to clone the entire test case repositories along with project setting such as email notification and more.


Recover Data

  • Accidentally deleted data can be restored using Recycle bin. qTest stores deleted data in the Recycle bin and it can be restored without admin permission.