What does a Software Test Engineer do?

Education--
Work/Life Balance
3.8 ★
Total Pay--
Career Opportunity
3.8 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

How much does a Software Test Engineer make?

Software Test Engineer Career Path

Learn how to become a Software Test Engineer, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
14%
2 - 4
54%
5 - 7
21%
8+
11%
Not including years spent in education and/or training
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Software Test Engineer Insights

Read what Software Test Engineer professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
GlobalStepGlobalStep
Software Test Engineer
Nov 11, 2021

“The experiences I have gained along the way are irreplaceable and incredibly valuable for my career growth.”

RVU IndiaRVU India
Software Test Engineer
Jan 10, 2020

“I have been here for 1 year and I am yet to find such a professional and caring work culture.”

QualcommQualcomm
Software Test Engineer
Feb 5, 2022

“It's been 8 months since I joined and i am really finding it good and see an enormous growth opportunity”

SpectrumSpectrum
Senior Software Test Engineer
Sep 13, 2021

“Have to wear many hats and sometimes good work is not recognized or rewarded beyond standard pay increases and bonuses”

Agilent TechnologiesAgilent Technologies
Software Test Automation Engineer
Dec 5, 2020

“Everyone was so friendly when I started and went out of their way to make sure I felt comfortable.”

Full CreativeFull Creative
Software Testing Intern
Nov 15, 2020

“I'm able to learn a lot on a daily basis and the mentoring is really good.”

CoforgeCoforge
Software Test Engineer
Nov 17, 2021

“I think the best reason to work for Coforge is the opportunities for professional growth and development.”

KPIT TechnologiesKPIT Technologies
Software Test Engineer
Feb 14, 2022

“Apart from this Go to start my career worked on multiple projects so it has been a good place to learn and start”

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