The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Tester in Kolkata, West Bengal is Rs 341,710 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Black Box Testing and System Testing.

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Salary Rs 102,924 - Rs 510,200
Bonus Rs 25,000
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Rs 102,924 - Rs 526,164
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

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
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

Black Box Testing
▲24%

System Testing
▲23%

National Average
Rs 317,000

Software Test
▼2%

Regression Testing
▼5%

Acceptance Testing
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 41%