So your team is doing Agile development. You adopted Scrum or Kanban, you have dailies, retrospections and other ceremonies. But how agile you and your team truly are?
In previous article I described how to automatically download data from Jira using its REST API, parse it and export into csv file for future use. When you have data it’s time to visualize it! There are many options to visualize table format data. Usually first option is Excel. I chose R language for couple of reasons.
A lot of teams in Kainos are using Jira for their development process management and defects management. Jira is very flexible tool, you can have custom process flow and add custom fields to reflect your business needs. Out of the box you will find also simple reports on your team performance. But what if you would like to track some development metrics that are based on custom fields? Or you have many teams and you’d like to aggregate the data and automatically generate reports for all of them with the same format?