The average pay for a Software Tester in Bangalore, Karnataka is Rs 379,075 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Usability Testing, Test Planning, Acceptance Testing, LoadRunner, and Test Automation. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

Rs 175,867 - Rs 706,920
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MEDIAN: Rs 355,472
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Salary Rs 175,867 - Rs 706,920
Bonus Rs 5,068 - Rs 76,017
Profit Sharing Rs 13,405
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Rs 176,427 - Rs 712,881
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 675

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
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

Experienced
▲179%

▲74%

National Average
Rs 358,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries


▲34%


LoadRunner
▲30%






SQL
▲13%




National Average
Rs 358,000

C
▼13%

C++
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 30%