About BigPicture

BigPicture installation and updates

Quick start with BigPicture

BigPicture Sizing Guide

Cloud vs. Server - Key Differences in BigPicture on These Platforms

BigPicture Export

Progress Tracking

Tutorials and tips


Concept of a Program

Setting up BigGantt and BigPicture to support next-gen projects

BigPicture Cloud Backlog

About BigGantt

BigGantt installation and updates

Cloud vs. Server - Key Differences in BigPicture on These Platforms


Knowledge Base

Tutorials and tips

Trust Center

BigPicture 8 is here!

Discover the landmark edition of the Atlassian Marketplace top-selling app! The new version is available to all Cloud, Server and Data Center users. Visit BigPicture 8 Documentation to learn more about it.

Task progress

The task progress can be calculated using different fields and the current progress of the task can be displayed on the task bar.

The following field types are supported:

  • Time tracking estimates

  • Custom number

To update the progress of your task edit the issue in Jira and update the relevant fields. Depending on the configuration of the progress the following fields will be used to calculate the progress:

  • Time tracking spent: Spent time and Remaining estimate
  • Time tracking original: Original and Remaining estimate
  • Custom number field - values ranging from 0-100

BigPicture and BigGantt add a Progress field (custom number field) when installed:

The progress will be displayed on both child and parent taskbars:

Task type

Task bar with progress


Collapsed parent

Expanded parent (dark)

Expanded parent (light)

Updating the progress using the slider on the taskbar feature is not available in the Gantt 2.0.