Comment Count per Pr

Comment count per PR

This metric gives an overview of the number of comments left on PRs on an average.

Computation of the metric:

  • The metric is computed based on the comments made for a pull request (PR).
  • Git/VCS tools provide the data used to analyze comments made.

Dashboards where this metric is used:

  1. Review Collaboration

Use cases of this metric:

  1. Comments per PR shows collaboration in the team
  2. Very high numbers can indicate lack of expertise of author, failed test cases, etc
  3. Very high numbers can throw light on issues like high cycle time because PRs might be getting held up with large number of back and forth in a PR review.