Green List for Software Tester

Details on eligibility for Straight to Residency or Green List Work to Residence pathways and streamlined Accredited Employer Work Visa
Minimum pay requirement
$61.69 per hour
Work experience
Non-Degree Post-Study Work Visa
Based on Operation Manual Appendix 13 published on 11 August 2023


Green List Tier 1

Occupational Group

ICT, Electronics and Telecommunications



ANZSCO 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.

Green List Requirements

Remuneration for the employment must be $61.69 per hour or above, or the equivalent annual salary. For Straight to Residence only, where the employment or offer of employment is based on a contract for services the remuneration must be $92.54 per hour or the equivalent annual salary and a minimum of 10 years’ work in a relevant role is required.

Minimum Pay Requirement

A minimum hourly pay rate of $61.69 is required.

Residency Pathway

To be eligible you must be working for an accredited employer or have a job offer from one. If you meet all the visa requirements you can apply for a Straight to Residence Visa now.

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