Mark Swillus & Andy Zaidmanm.firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Testing effort is overestimated
Only 50% of observed practitioners are testing Beller, Gousios, Panichella, Porksch, Amann, Zaidman (2019)
😔 Distancing from tasks
🙂 Stronger commitment to practices Graziotin, Fagerholm, Wang, Abrahamsson (2018)
Analysing Software Testing Posts on Stack Overflow
200 posts, Sentiment analysis, STGT
Hypotheses (H3): Adoption or learning of testing in complex projects provokes negative attitude M. Swillus and A. Zaidman (2023)
Motivation and needs are highly dependent on context Beecham, Baddoo, Hall, Robinson, Sharp (2008)
Which events lead to sentimental posts?
Which factors affect developers?
How does their perception change over time?
- 15+ posts
- 20+ interviews
- repl. package
- theory development