Can you create a report for components?

I'm trying to create a report in Jira Service Desk using components but i'm not sure what the JQL expression would be or if it's even possible.

I want to report on how many issues we have based on components and export it into a csv. 

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Can you describe what you hope to get? You could do something like:


PROJECT = ABC ORDER BY COMPONENT and then export to Excel CSV within the the Issue Navigator

Certainly. When I go into the Project Settings\Components, it gives me a list of all the components I have and how many issues are associated with that component. I'd like to export that to a csv or create a report in the Reports section using that information. 

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I'm not sure what'd i'd put in for the JQL Filter. 

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I would just select the contents of the page components page and paste it into excel or google sheets. It will likely format correctly and give you what you need. I don't think the report you're looking for will be created by Jira because all reports in Jira will count issues. I guess you could technically have an individual series for every component if you need it over time? 

Thanks, Boris. I think copying and pasting will be the easiest route. No, we won't need an individual series for each component. 

Appreciate it! 

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Tarun Sapra Community Champion Nov 29, 2017

Have you looked into 2 dimensional gadget provided by JIRA


You can map component vs issueTypes  in above gadget.

Jack Brickey Community Champion Nov 29, 2017

Blaine, if you are simply wanting a table showing the number of issues by component and you plan to put eyes on it regularly then Taurn's recommendation is perfect IMO. Create a dashboard and add the 2D gadget. I would use component for Y-axis and Status for the X-axis. It would look like below with a total off to the right.


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Alexey Matveev Community Champion Nov 29, 2017


There is no such JQL.

You can use gadgets. For example Issue statistics gadget

But you can not export it to Excel

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