A Mid-Career Software Test Lead earns an average salary of AU$87,032 per year.

AU$69,957 - AU$109,494
AU$70K
AU$88K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$87,679
10%
50%
90%
AU$38.78 - AU$93.28
AU$39
AU$76
AU$93
MEDIAN: AU$76.27
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$132K
Salary AU$69,957 - AU$109,494
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,574
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$71,425 - AU$132,466
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 137
Hourly Data AU$0AU$93
Hourly Rate AU$38.78 - AU$93.28
Overtime AU$40.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$132K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$19,574
Profit Sharing AU$1,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$71,425 - AU$132,466
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Job Description for Software Test Lead

The role of a software test lead is to effectively lead a test team. In this role, the lead must understand how to effectively implement a testing process while holding a manager's leadership duties. The software test lead must meet supervisors' and colleagues' expectations within the company's time frames for release. During the testing process, the software test lead may create a new customer profile, update existing profiles, and conduct security, backup, and recovery. Responsibilities may be tailored depending on the software test lead's specific organization. However, the testing team is usually involved in design review, function testing, and system testing.

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Software Test Lead Tasks

  • Shape and grow a team of testers.
  • Analyze test results and communicate with other teams to resolve software defects.
  • Contribute to planning software development process to produce high quality products.
  • Create and implement tests, test cases, and design specifications.

Software Test Lead Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$90,996

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Software Test Lead

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
5-9 years
71%
10-19 years
29%

Skills That Affect Software Test Lead Salaries

National Average
AU$91,000

Test Planning
▼1%




SQL
▼5%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 69%