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Software Tester Australia Migration

Software Tester Australia Migration

Software Tester Australia Migration ANZSCO 261314:

Software Tester Australia Migration ANZSCO 261314:

Software Tester Australia Migration: Description

Specifies, develops and writes test plans and test scripts, produces test cases, carries out regression testing, and uses automated test software applications to test the behaviour, functionality and integrity of computer software, and documents the results of tests in defect reports and related documentation.

Software Tester Australia Migration: Skill Level

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Group: 2613 Software and Applications Programmers

Description

design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user requirements, and system and technical specifications.

Tasks

  • researching, consulting, analysing and evaluating system program needs
  • identifying technology limitations and deficiencies in existing systems and associated processes, procedures and methods
  • testing, debugging, diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in an applications programming language within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to specification
  • writing and maintaining program code to meet system requirements, system designs and technical specifications in accordance with quality accredited standards
  • writing, updating and maintaining technical program, end user documentation and operational procedures
  • providing advice, guidance and expertise in developing proposals and strategies for software design activities such as financial evaluation and costings for recommending software purchases and upgrades

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Occupations in this Group: Software Tester Australia Migration

Software Tester Australia Migration | ANZSCO 261313 | Australia Job prospects for Software and Applications Programmers (according to Australian Department of Employment):

As published by Australian Department of Employment

  • “Over the five years to November 2019, the number of job openings for Software and Applications Programmers is expected to be above average (between 25,001 and 50,000).
  • Employment for this occupation rose very strongly (in percentage terms) in the past five years and rose strongly in the long-term (ten years). Looking forward, employment for Software and Applications Programmers to November 2020 is expected to grow very strongly.
  • This is a very large occupation (98,300 in November 2015) suggesting that opportunities should be available in most regions.
  • Software and Applications Programmers have a high proportion of full-time jobs (92.4 per cent). For Software and Applications Programmers working full-time, average weekly hours are 38.7 (compared to 40.2 for all occupations) and earnings are high – in the ninth decile. Unemployment for Software and Applications Programmers is below average.
  • The most common level of educational attainment for Software and Applications Programmers is Bachelor degree (61.4 per cent).
  • Software and Applications Programmers are mainly employed in: Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; Financial and Insurance Services; and Public Administration and Safety.”