Integrate with Jira

Create user stories & issues with Jira and link them to scenarios within Hiptest. Get the add-on in Atlassian Marketplace for freeHiptest add-on.

This add-on enables to link scenarios or tests & test results of Hiptest with any kind of Jira issue. And the integration is realtime. So if you change a scenario, rename it or add a new test result, your Jira will be instantly notified.

Learn more with this video: How the Hiptest add-on works

Setup your project

Before going any further, if you are using Hiptest on-premises with JIRA Server, you first need to configure the Hiptest add-on.

If you are using Hiptest cloud with JIRA Server, you will need to allow access to Hiptest for the following IP addresses: and

You can go on reading once everything is setup or if you are using JIRA Cloud.


Link Jira instance

Add your Jira Server or Cloud address, and click the Link button. This will give you the ability to create bi-directional links between Hiptest and Jira issues.

Step 2: Select a list of Jira projects

When using Jira Cloud, you can go 1 step further and create Jira issues directly from Hiptest. In order to do so, you have to setup your current Hiptest project and link it with your Jira project(s)

Update Jira projects

Click on Update enabled Jira projects

Jira modal

Synchronize using your Jira credentials (username & password). Be careful not to use your email but your Jira username and password.

Jira projects

Just select the projects you want to link and create issues in. You’re done. You can now create Jira issues in the selected projects directly from Hiptest:

Create Jira issue

Mandatory fields and troubleshooting

If your Jira issue type has custom mandatory fields, Hiptest 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 at

Hiptest 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:


Let’s look at a simple workflow

Create a scenario and link it to a Jira user story.


Execute the test in Hiptest and the status in Jira is updated in real-time!Voila_Capture 2016-02-08_09-53-15_PM.png

Create an issue (bug) directly from Hiptest

Jira issue creation modal

A new Tag JIRA: CW-3 has been created. Just click to navigate to the issue.

Tag jira into test run.png

Execute the test again and the status in Jira is updated in real-time!

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Next you can see at a glance your project coverage with the Hiptest tracability matrix.

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