A Mid-Career Software Tester in Bangalore, Karnataka earns an average salary of Rs 621,571 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Test Automation, Usability Testing, Selenium Automated Test Tool, Test Planning, and SQL.

Rs 328,903 - Rs 977,261
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Salary Rs 328,903 - Rs 977,261
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 96,958
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Rs 330,897 - Rs 984,225
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 132

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


27 %
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
5-9 years
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

Test Automation

Usability Testing

Selenium Automated Test Tool

Test Planning


Automated Testing

Software Test

Black Box Testing

Regression Testing

System Testing

National Average
Rs 654,000

Acceptance Testing

Integration Testing

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


27 %
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 31%