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 Hiptest scenarios or tests & 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.

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 need to allow access to Hiptest for the following IP addresses: and

You can go on reading once everything has been set up or if you are using Jira Cloud.

In your project settings, you can add your Jira Server or Cloud address. This will give you the ability to create links between Hiptest and Jira issues.

Link Jira instance with Hiptest

Step 2: Select a list of Jira projects

In order to create Jira issues directly from Hiptest, you have to setup your current Hiptest project and link it with your Jira project(s).

To update the Jira projects list, click on “Update enabled Jira projects”.

Update Jira projects with Hiptest

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!

Select enabled Jira projects with Hiptest

You can now create Jira issues in the selected projects directly from Hiptest:

Create Jira issue in Hiptest

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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:

Associate Hiptest screen to jira field

Let’s look at a simple workflow

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

Link a scenario to a Jira user story

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

navigation to a jira issue

Create an issue (bug) directly from Hiptest

Jira issue creation modal

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

bug issue created

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

link test to jira issue

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

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