A Mid-Career Software Lead Tester earns an average salary of Rs 830,005 per year. A skill in Test Automation is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 517,669 - Rs 1,161,194
Rs 520K
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Salary Rs 517,669 - Rs 1,161,194
Bonus Rs 24,126 - Rs 133,154
Profit Sharing Rs 15,000
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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).
Rs 516,295 - Rs 1,212,064
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 3 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 129

Job Description for Software Lead Tester

The development of commercial software is often an extensive undertaking requiring teams of designers, programmers, and engineers. One key aspect in this process is testing if the software performs as intended, its ease of use, and the existence of intuitive features. On a development team, the software lead tester helps ensure the program is ready for release and working properly.


Software Lead Tester 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 Lead Tester Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 804,718

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

Key Stats for Software Lead Tester


28 %
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Software Lead Tester Salaries

Test Automation

Project Management


Black Box Testing

National Average
Rs 805,000

Windows Operating System General Use


Microsoft Office


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.


28 %
72 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 15%