Unreviewed Prs Merged

Unreviewed PRs merged

Unreviewed PRs Merged is the number of pull requests that were merged without any review activity.


Computation of the metric

  1. Information on all merged pull requests, including their merge status and review details, is gathered.
  2. Each merged PR is checked for the presence of reviewer comments or approvals and the PR is marked as unreviewed when neither is found.
  3. The total number of unreviewed PRs, including those merged without any reviewer input, identified in the dataset is calculated.

Dashboards where this metric is used

  1. Dev Metric Grid
  2. Review collaboration

Use cases of this metric

  1. Use this to identify teams & PRs and fix systemic issues
  2. Having unreviewed PRs merged can be an indication of poor engineering practices.
  3. Unreviewed PRs have higher probability of introducing bugs in production, thus increasing your change failure rate
  4. Unreviewed PRs can also indicate a lack of expertise in the team to review a complex PR