A software tester is responsible for the QA (quality assurance) phase of the development lifecycle, and will carry out manual and automated tests to ensure software is bug free and up to standard before it is deployed. While a tester isn’t hands on with writing code, you will need to become familiar with programming and coding languages.
Skills that are used in Software Testing:
Automation Testing / Manual Testing / Selenium / Web Driver / Cucumber
Example jobs you can get in this area:
- Test Analysts
- Software Developers in Test
- Games Testers
- Automation Test Engineers