There is currently no way to change Statuses order in JIRA, the only workaround is to manipulate JIRA database, please follow JRA-5198 and vote on this feature.
- Shutdown JIRA
- Backup Database
List down the current Statuses order using query below:
You will get result like below:
Update the current status sequence numbers to 10, 20, 30 instead of 1,2,3 so it's easier to modify later.
Repeat step above for other statuses, you will get result like below:
Finally, Update the table with the sequence you want, for example change Status "Reopened" show after status "Resolved":
- Restart or Re-index JIRA to take effect.