I want to measure how many problems we have when we complete user stories or fix issues.
We have an issue of type Story that may have 0, 1 or more linked issues of type Blocker. The link may be "Found" or "Is Blocked By".
I would like to list the Stories with 0 blockers, 1 blocker, 2 blockers, etc.
Can this be done, and how to do it?
I can't seem to find a way to do this natively in Jira. Although Scriptrunner in Jira could allow you to search for which issues have a specific issue link of a specific link type. Scriptrunner JQL functions explains this more. But even that method only tells you if the issue has a linktype, it does not seems to be able to tell you the number of links of that type the issue has.
There is a post from a few years ago that explains how you could create a custom field and then populate this field with a scriptrunner script that counts the number of links the issue has. I would recommend checking out How to count the number of issue links of an issue
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