Software testing and quality management company, AppLabs, plans to hire over 100 professionals in the U.K. in the next six months.

The company, headquartered in Philadelphia (U.S.), with advanced testing facilities in the U.S., the U.K. and India, in a release says that the hiring plan is backed by the surge in demand for the firm's software testing services in the region and encouraging business prospects for the next year.

The announcement came soon after it signed a deal as the standalone testing partner for Avis Europe, a leading car rental company in Europe.

AppLabs has strong domain knowledge in banking and financial services, insurance, retail and technology industries. The new jobs on offer include positions for experienced test analysts, test leads and test managers in the above verticals.