The average pay for a Software Tester in Mumbai, Maharashtra is Rs 300,783 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Test Automation, Java, Test Planning, and Test Engineering. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

Rs 135,097 - Rs 560,561
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MEDIAN: Rs 298,781
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Salary Rs 135,097 - Rs 560,561
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 91,916
Profit Sharing Rs 10,000
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Rs 135,446 - Rs 572,749
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 505

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
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
1%

Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

▲84%

National Average
Rs 299,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

Test Automation
▲55%

Java
▲34%

Test Planning
▲14%

Test Engineering
▲12%

Automated Testing
▲9%

Integration Testing
▲7%

Usability Testing
▲4%



Selenium Automated Test Tool
▲2%

National Average
Rs 299,000




Microsoft Word
▼3%

SQL
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 41%