Difference between Cucumber Testing and Selenium Testing

Cucumber Testing:
Cucumber testing is a software testing which uses the tool that supports Behavior Driven Development (BDD). It offers a way to write tests that anybody can understand regardless of their technical knowledge.

Selenium Testing:
Selenium testing is a software testing that uses a tool that supports Functional and Performance (Selenium Grid) testing tool. It is quite similar to cucumber testing despite of some changes.



Difference between Cucumber Testing and Selenium Testing:

Cucumber Testing Selenium Testing
It uses behavior driven development tool. It uses functional and performance (selenium grid) tool.
Plugin in cucumber works faster. Plugins are slower than cucumber.
Cucumber Framework supports other language as well beyond Ruby like Java, Scala, Groovy etc. Selenium supports Java, .Net and many other languages.
Writing automation steps are joint effort of testers and developer. Like Cucumber Tool, writing automation steps are joint effort of testers and developer.
Cucumber supports only web environment. Supports only web environment.
It is free. It is also free.



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