A Software Tester in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh earns an average salary of Rs 309,626 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Test Planning, System Testing, Usability Testing, Software Test, and SQL.

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Salary Rs 143,525 - Rs 635,798
Bonus Rs 981 - Rs 96,354
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Rs 143,616 - Rs 656,804
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 26 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 343

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

Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
1%

Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

▲116%

National Average
Rs 308,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

Test Planning
▲40%


Usability Testing
▲21%

▲16%

SQL
▲15%

Integration Testing
▲14%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
▲8%

Test Engineering
▲7%

Acceptance Testing
▲5%

Automated Testing
▲2%




National Average
Rs 308,000

C
▼6%

Microsoft Word
▼43%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 36%