The average salary for a Software Test Lead in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 834,496 per year. A skill in Selenium Automated Test Tool is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

Rs 552,682 - Rs 1,172,455
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MEDIAN: Rs 808,071
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Salary Rs 552,682 - Rs 1,172,455
Bonus Rs 10,332 - Rs 135,127
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 89,201
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Rs 567,174 - Rs 1,185,855
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 461

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.

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Q: What is it like working in Chennai?

Software Test Lead in Chennai:
"Time to settle."
Pros: People
Cons: Traffic and climate

Key Stats for Software Test Lead

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Software Test Lead Salaries

▲30%

▲3%

National Average
Rs 825,000

Entry-Level
▼30%

Skills That Affect Software Test Lead Salaries








SQL
▲1%



National Average
Rs 825,000


UNIX
▼2%


Oracle
▼7%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 21%