A Software Tester in Pune, Maharashtra earns an average salary of Rs 346,794 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Test Planning, Test Automation, System Testing, and Regression Testing. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

Rs 144,530 - Rs 690,050
Rs 140K
Rs 350K
Rs 690K
MEDIAN: Rs 349,887
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Salary Rs 144,530 - Rs 690,050
Bonus Rs 4,810 - Rs 71,490
Profit Sharing Rs 3,500
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Rs 144,068 - Rs 689,615
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 573

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
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

Experienced
▲318%

▲75%

National Average
Rs 352,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

▲30%

Test Automation
▲28%



Selenium Automated Test Tool
▲7%



National Average
Rs 352,000

SQL
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼3%





C
▼31%

C programming Language
▼44%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 36%