An Experienced Software Test Lead earns an average salary of Rs 1,045,700 per year. A skill in Test Automation is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 699,373 - Rs 1,502,247
Rs 700K
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MEDIAN: Rs 1,035,269
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Salary Rs 699,373 - Rs 1,502,247
Bonus Rs 14,681 - Rs 193,634
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 135,832
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Rs 723,511 - Rs 1,537,082
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 561

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.


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.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 1,072,598

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Key Stats for Software Test Lead


17 %
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Software Test Lead Salaries

Visual Basic (VB)


Selenium Automated Test Tool

Integration Testing


National Average
Rs 1,073,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.


17 %
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 20%