The average pay for an Entry-Level Software Tester in Mumbai, Maharashtra is Rs 286,865 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Test Automation, Java, Test Engineering, and Test Planning.

Rs 126,500 - Rs 479,249
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MEDIAN: Rs 282,676
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Salary Rs 126,500 - Rs 479,249
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 50,335
Profit Sharing Rs 10,000
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Rs 127,233 - Rs 486,740
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 453

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.

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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.

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Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
7%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

Test Automation
▲58%

Java
▲40%

Test Engineering
▲17%

Test Planning
▲12%

Integration Testing
▲7%

Usability Testing
▲7%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
▲7%

Automated Testing
▲6%

Acceptance Testing
▲4%

Software Test
▲3%

System Testing
▲2%

National Average
Rs 285,000

Black Box Testing
▼2%

Regression Testing
▼2%

SQL
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 41%