A Software Tester with Usability Testing skills earns an average salary of Rs 308,499 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

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Salary Rs 139,006 - Rs 709,762
Bonus Rs 3,000 - Rs 80,000
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Rs 139,006 - Rs 709,762
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 283

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.

Software Tester Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 313,314

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
2%

Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

▲114%

National Average
Rs 313,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 46%