An Entry-Level Software Tester in Pune, Maharashtra earns an average salary of Rs 308,069 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Test Automation, Test Planning, Regression Testing, System Testing, and Integration Testing.

Rs 140,286 - Rs 594,035
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MEDIAN: Rs 315,986
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Salary Rs 140,286 - Rs 594,035
Bonus Rs 2,013 - Rs 77,637
Profit Sharing Rs 3,500
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Rs 139,437 - Rs 596,784
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 507

Job Description for Software Tester

When a software or app developer is creating a program for professional or consumer use, a software tester plays a key role in the process. The tester typically works as part of a quality assurance or engineering quality control department. He or she receives software builds at various stages of completion and puts the program through a variety tests, documenting the software's response. One of the key components in testing is documenting the steps performed in software testing; documentation is especially important since it is often key to helping programmers and software engineers to discover coding problems. Another key aspect of the tester's work is finding repeatable crashes and bugs in a program.


Software Tester Tasks

  • Evaluate software applications for errors and stability.
  • Debug scripts and identify system flaws.
  • Perform both manual and automated testing strategies.
  • Develop testing strategies and analysis for software programs.

Software Tester Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Tester


34 %
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

Test Automation

Test Planning

Regression Testing

System Testing

Integration Testing

Microsoft Word

National Average
Rs 321,000

Black Box Testing


Acceptance Testing

Software Test

Automated Testing

Selenium Automated Test Tool

Usability Testing


C programming Language

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.


34 %
66 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 37%