Create user stories and issues with Jira and link them to scenarios within CucumberStudio. Get the add-on in Atlassian Marketplace for free: HipTest add-on.
This add-on enables to link CucumberStudio scenarios or tests and test results with any kind of Jira issue and the integration is in real time. So if you change/rename a scenario, or add a new test result, your Jira will be instantly notified.
Before going any further, if you are using CucumberStudio Enterprise with Jira Server, you first need to configure the HipTest add-on.
If you are using CucumberStudio Cloud with Jira Server (not Jira Cloud), then, on your Jira server, you need to allow incoming traffic from the following server that CucumberStudio uses:
(at the moment of writing)
We’d recommend whitelisting the server by its URL (FQDN) because the IP address can change.
You can check the IP address matching the specified FQDN at any time by running a command like
In order to create Jira issues directly from CucumberStudio, you have to setup your current CucumberStudio project and link it with your Jira project(s).
To update the Jira projects list, click on Update enabled Jira projects.
Synchronize the available Jira projects using your Jira credentials.
When using Jira cloud, the authentication needs an API token. All details about how to generate the API token are available here.
If you are using Jira server, use the Jira username and password.
Then select the projects you want to link and create issues in. It’s done!
You can now create Jira issues in the selected projects directly from CucumberStudio:
If your Jira issue type has custom mandatory fields, CucumberStudio will allow you to fill them in. Currently most of the issue types are supported. If your issue types are unsupported, don’t hesitate to contact us.
CucumberStudio can only display custom mandatory fields that are associated to the Jira Default Issue Screen of your project. If the creation of an issue fails, don’t hesitate to check the Screens configuration of your custom mandatory fields:
Create a scenario and link it to a Jira user story.
Execute the test in CucumberStudio and the status in Jira is updated in real-time!
Create an issue (bug) directly from CucumberStudio:
A new Tag
JIRA: CWF-3 has been created. Just click on the tag to navigate to the issue.
Execute the test again and the status in Jira is updated in real-time!
Next you can see at a glance your project coverage with the CucumberStudio traceability matrix.