Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead in Chennai Salary (India)

A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 771,238 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Automated Testing and Software Test.

Rs 451,502 - Rs 1,032,831
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Salary Rs 451,502 - Rs 1,032,831
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 79,463
Profit Sharing Rs 31,100
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Rs 480,347 - Rs 1,057,149
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

Job Description for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead

Software quality assurance (SQA) leads play a critical role in every software-producing company. SQA leads are expected to test and maintain software products before they are released for mass production or to the public. They coordinate a team of QA staff and create a plan to identify, analyze and document defects, functions, errors, and more in software. SQA leads work with their team members brainstorm and write test cases, create and execute automatic test scripts, and review computer logs or reports to identify errors. Depending on the lead, they may also be expected to contribute beyond testing or quality control.

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Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tasks

  • Lead quality assurance process from test design to final reports.
  • Communicate test results and ongoing needs to management.
  • Maintain and deploy patches, fixes, and new software.
  • Guide and participate in bug testing, identification, and problem solving.

Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
63%
10-19 years
18%

Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Salaries

Experienced
▲6%

▲5%

National Average
Rs 745,000

Entry-Level
▼16%

Skills That Affect Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Salaries

Automated Testing
▲29%

Software Test
▲20%

Team Leadership
▲5%

Black Box Testing
▲4%

Test Planning
▲2%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲2%

National Average
Rs 745,000

Regression Testing
▼3%

System Testing
▼4%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼4%

Quality Improvement / QA
▼5%

Project Management
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
63%
10-19 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 19%