A Software Tester in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 237,287 per year. A skill in Black Box Testing is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

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Salary Rs 118,214 - Rs 463,573
Bonus Rs 4,000
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Rs 118,214 - Rs 485,956
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

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

  • Perform both manual and automated testing strategies.
  • Develop testing strategies and analysis for software programs.
  • Evaluate software applications for errors and stability.
  • Debug scripts and identify system flaws.

Software Tester Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
2%

Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

Mid-Career
▲89%

National Average
Rs 264,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

Black Box Testing
▲5%

National Average
Rs 264,000

System Testing
▼2%

Test Planning
▼9%

Acceptance Testing
▼11%

Software Test
▼39%

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 39%